Sanity/Trial Competency Expert Witnesses

Psychologists & Psychiatrists Expert Witness Listings

You will find expert witnesses who may provide testimony on sanity and trial competency by clicking on the following links. Sanity and trial competency experts found on this page may consult on issues involving competency for trial, fitness hearings, and juvenile competency. These experts may provide reports regarding competency to stand trial, competency to waive Miranda rights, and false confessions. Consultants found here may also provide expert witness testimony regarding M'Naughten, insanity pleas, clinical competency, diminished capacity, testamentary capacity, sound mind, legal responsibility, and insanity defense, among other topics.

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Glen D Skoler (Clinical and Forensic Psychology)

Glen D Skoler (Clinical and Forensic Psychology)

Glen D. Skoler, Ph.D. is a clinical and forensic psychologist with over 25 years of experience in court evaluations and testimony. Dr. Skoler is licensed in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Virginia, and Washington D.C. Federal and state cases are... Learn More ›

David E. Arredondo (Applied Neuroscience)

David E. Arredondo (Applied Neuroscience)

Dr. Arredondo is an impeccably trained and experienced forensic psychiatrist who specializes in Adult, Child, and Adolescent Psychiatry. He is a graduate of both Harvard College and Harvard Medical School- where he also completed residencies and fellowships..... Learn More ›

Sanjay G. Adhia, MD (Sanjay G. Adhia, M.D., Forensic Psychiatry)

Sanjay G. Adhia, MD (Sanjay G. Adhia, M.D., Forensic Psychiatry)

Dr. Adhia is a double Board-Certified Forensic Psychiatrist. His practice is divided between forensic/expert witness work and clinical psychiatry. Dr. Adhia is Medical Director of PACE Mental Health Clinic in the Houston area. In addition, he consults... Learn More ›

Roy H. Lubit MD, Ph.D.

Roy H. Lubit MD, Ph.D.

Roy Lubit MD, Ph.D. is board certified in forensic psychiatry, child psychiatry and general psychiatry. He has special expertise in evaluating emotional trauma in children and adults (post traumatic stress disorder-PTSD), civil rights cases (section... Learn More ›

Richard G. Rappaport, M.D.

Richard G. Rappaport, M.D.

Richard G. Rappaport, M.D. is a forensic psychiatrist, in practice for since 1969, and an Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the University of California San Diego. He has been a consultant and expert witness for attorneys, insurance companies... Learn More ›

Consolidated Consultants

Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Consolidated Consultants (CCc) continues to deliver high quality expert witness and medical expert witness referrals nationwide since 1995. CCc is the only referral service where you can view the full,...

Alice R Berkowitz (A Professional Psychology Corporation)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: For over 20 years, Dr. Berkowitz has specialized in forensic psychology, neuropsychology and clinical/diagnostic assessment and court evaluations and trainings. She is a licensed Clinical Psychologist...

Park Dietz (Park Dietz & Associates, Inc.)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: PD&A offers forensic experts in a wide range of disciplines based in medicine, psychology, nursing, social work, law enforcement, security, and laboratory forensic science. The disciplines we cover have...

David E. Hartman PhD MS ABN ABPP (Medical and Forensic Neuropsychology)

Location: Illinois
Areas of Expertise: David E. Hartman PhD. MS ABN ABPP is an internationally known, board-certified neuropsychologist and clinical psychologist whose office is in Chicago, Illinois. In addition to being a licensed doctoral...

Roger Z Samuel (Boca Raton Psychiatric Group)

Location: Florida
Areas of Expertise: Dr Roger Z Samuel is a forensic psychiatrist with four psychiatry board certifications in general, forensic, child/adolescent and geriatric psychiatry. He provides expert services in disability evaluations,...

Alberto M. Goldwaser, M.D., D.L.F.A.P.A. (Forensic Psychiatric Associates, LLC (New Jersey & New York))

Location: New Jersey and New York
Areas of Expertise: Independent Medical Examinations: Plaintiff/Defense - PTSD - Malingering - Medical Malpractice - Sexual Harassment - Neuropsychiatry - Discrimination - Custody Evaluation - Criminal Responsibility - Psychiatric...

Denise C Kellaher (DC Forensics, Inc.)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Kellaher is a Board Certified Forensic Psychiatrist with expertise in assessing sexual behaviors and diagnosing Sexual Disorders. She assesses risk of violence including workplace violence. Dr. Kellaher...

Ernest A. Kendrick (Ernest A. Kendrick, M.D., PA)

Location: Texas
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Ernest A. Kendrick, a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association, is a child and adolescent psychiatrist in private practice in Houston, Texas. Dr. Kendrick is Board Certified in Psychiatry, Child...

Douglas F Watt (Clinic for Cognitive Disorders)

Location: Massachusetts
Areas of Expertise: I am a senior clinical Neuropsychologist, presently on the faculty of the Boston University School of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, and the Boston Institute for the Study of Violence. I have been...

Ronald H. Roberts, PhD, ABPP

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Roberts has been working in the field of psychology for over 40 years. He has been practicing forensic psychology and neuropsychology for over 30 years and has been involved in over 3000 forensic cases....

Karl E. Steinberg, MD, CMD, HMDC (Stone Mountain Medical Associates, Inc.)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Steinberg has worked as a geriatrician, family physician and hospice physician in San Diego County since 1992. He is a Past President and current President-Elect of the California Association of Long...

Pogos H. Voskanian, M.D. (General and Forensic Psychiatry)

Location: Pennsylvania
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Voskanian is a Clinical and Forensic Psychiatrist certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, and Associate Professor of Psychiatry, who specializes in applications of scientific and...

Teo Ernst, Psy.D., ABPP (Clinical and Forensic Psychologist)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Ernst is a clinical and forensic psychologist, licensed in California and Washington, who specializes in Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and the assessment of civil and criminal competency/capacity....

Maurice Preter, MD (Psychiatry, Neuropsychiatry, Neurology)

Location: New York
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Maurice Preter, MD is an experienced private practice and academic psychiatrist, psychopharmacologist and neurologist in New York City. He is part of a limited number of fully dually trained and board...

Zachary D Torry (Zachary D. Torry, MD)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Zachary D. Torry, M.D. is a Board Certified Adult Forensic Psychiatrist in practice in San Francisco and Marin County, California. In addition to maintaining a full-time private treatment practice, Dr....

KATHERINE EMERICK (KAY EMERICK PH.D.)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Practicing as a forensic psychologist in California for 35 years. Testimony provided in Civil, Criminal, and Administrative Law matters. Testified in Federal Court. Specialist in evaluations of juveniles...

Mitchell H. Dunn

Location: Texas
Areas of Expertise: Mitchell H. Dunn, M.D. is a sub-specialty board-certified forensic psychiatrist who spends the vast majority of his time as the forensic director of a state hospital forensic psychiatry program. He has...

Stephen M. Raffle, M.D. (Stephen M. Raffle, M.D. & Associates)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Stephen M. Raffle, M.D., Board Certified Forensic Psychiatrist with 49 years' experience rendering his expert opinion in over 5000 cases and testifying at 700+ depositions and trials. A short list of...

Charles Heller (Heller Consulting Group Inc.)

Location: New York
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Heller is a practicing licensed Psychologist with Court experience and has been qualified by Federal and New York State Court, as well as the Superior Court for the state of New Jersey as a Psychologist...

Mark I. Levy, MD, DLFAPA (Forensic Psychiatric Associates Medical Corporation)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Mark Levy, a Distinguished Life Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association , is a graduate of the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, a diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry...

Lynn Lunceford, PsyD (Expedient Medicolegal Services)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Lynn Lunceford, Psy.D., Q.M.E. is a licensed clinical psychologist in San Diego. She graduated from Sarah Lawrence College with her Bachelors' in Liberal Arts, and received her Psy.D. from the California...

Brian M Zimnitzky

Location: Maryland
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Zimnitzky is a Board Certified Psychiatrist with Added Qualifications in Forensic Psychiatry and Child Psychiatry. He provides forensic consultation to attorneys and courts in both civil and criminal...

Alan J. Waldman, M.D. (Forensic Psychiatrist Forensic Neuropsychiatrist)

Location: Florida
Areas of Expertise: My areas of expertise are the evaluation of sequelae from head injuries, criminal cases of all types including post conviction death sentence evaluations, both mitigating circumstances and aggravating...

Melissa Castro (Minneapolis Clinic of Neurology)

Location: Minnesota
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Castro is a board certified neuropsychologist with offices in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She completed a post-doctoral fellowship in clinical neuropsychology at the Mayo Clinic. She has a background in...

James S Angelos (James S Angelos, PhD. Clinical Psychologist)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Angelos is a clinical psychologist with a private practice based in Santa Barbara, California. He graduated from the California School of Professional Psychology, San Diego. He completed internship...

Samuel Miles (Samuel I. Miles, MD, PHD)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Miles provides consultations, reports, and expert testimony to both plaintiffs and defendants in litigated civil and criminal matters. He has qualified as expert in state and federal courts to provide...

Gil Lichtshein (Gil Lichtshein, MD, PA)

Location: Florida
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Lichtshein is board certified in Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and his areas of expertise include disability, workers comp, civil and criminal cases, fitness for duty, competency and...

Martin H Williams (Williams Forensic Mental Health Services)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Martin H. Williams has never failed to qualify as an expert in any Criminal, Civil or Administrative matter. He is an experienced psychological expert who has given sworn expert testimony in over 180...

Jonathan H Mack (Forensic Psychology and Neuropsychology Services, P.C.)

Location: New Jersey
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Jonathan H. Mack is a forensic and clinical neuropsychologist licensed in New Jersey and Pennsylvania who has testified extensively as a mental health expert in criminal, civil, and family law matters....

Michael J. Amiel (Michael Amiel,M.D.)

Location: Florida
Areas of Expertise: I have 27 years experience in the field of psychiatry which includes providing opinions in civil and criminal litigation issues. My opinions are based mostly on direct clinical contact with defendants...

Craig Grether, PhD (Expedient Medicolegal Services)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Craig Grether, Ph.D., Q.M.E, is a licensed clinical psychologist working in the San Diego area. Dr. Grether’s work over the past forty years has resulted in the development of an experience base in clinical...

Lawrence S. Mayer, MD, MS, PhD

Location: Arizona and Maryland
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Mayer is an independent consultant and scholar that holds the position of Visiting Fellow, Program in Integrative Knowledge and Human Flourishing, Harvard University. He has been a full-time tenured...

Charlotte Sherin Singleton, PsyD (Expedient Medicolegal Services)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: C. Sherin Singleton, Psy.D., Q.M.E., is a clinical and forensic psychologist with extensive experience in the evaluation and treatment of severely mentally ill adult forensic inpatients. She currently...

Mariann F. Cosby DNP, MPA, RN, PHN, CEN, NE-BC, LNCC, CLCP, CCM, MSCC (MFC Consulting)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: MFC Consulting provides an array of independent consulting services to attorneys and insurance carriers. Services include development and /or review of Life Care Plans, Medical Cost Projections, Medicare...

Richard J Frances MD

Location: New York
Areas of Expertise: Richard Frances, MD, is an expert in addiction psychiatry and psychiatry. He was the founding president of the American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry, Past President and Medical Director of Silver Hill...

Katya Cornejo, PsyD (Expedient Medicolegal Service)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Katya Cornejo, Psy. D., Q.M.E., is a board certified clinical psychologist with comprehensive experience in the analysis of complex issues regarding industrial causation of psychiatric injuries, such as...

ForensisGroup, Inc. (The Expert of Experts)

Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: For over 20 years, ForensisGroup has provided the nation’s top law firms, insurance agencies, government entities and many other industries with highly qualified expert witnesses and consultants. Experts...

Vernon M. Neppe, MD, PhD, FRSSAf, BN&NP, DFAPA, FFPsych, MMed, DSPE, DPsM, FRCPC-10 (Pacific Neuropsychiatric Institute)

Location: Washington
Areas of Expertise: Internationally renowned neuropsychiatrist, behavioral neurologist, psychopharmacologist, psychiatrist, epileptologist, in-demand communicator, civil forensic expert (defense or plaintiff), peer-respected...

Kishore J. Thampy

Location: Florida
Areas of Expertise: I am a Board Certified psychiatrist with additional qualifications (by examination) in Forensic Psychiatry. I have been in practice for over 35 years. Since 1989, I have been involved in Forensic Psychiatry,...

Medical Advisors, Inc./Technical Network Consulting Service

Location: Pennsylvania
Areas of Expertise: Your Link To Americas Most Qualified Experts! Get the right Expert and the right Service! Medical Advisors, Inc. provides top ranked Board Certified physicians and academicians in all medical specialties....

Brian Crowley, M.D.

Location: District of Columbia
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Crowley, a Yale Medical School graduate, specializes in Psychiatry, Forensic Psychiatry, and Psychoanalysis. He is Past Chair of the Department of Psychiatry at Suburban Hospital in Bethesda, Maryland....

Michael M. Quach, MD (Stanford University School of Medicine)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: I am a Stanford-trained, Board-Certified Psychiatrist with 10+ years experience in Criminal Justice as Lead Psychiatrist for the Mental Health Treatment Court, alongside the Honorable Judge Stephen Manley...

Alex Yufik, J.D., Psy.D., ABPP (Forensic Assessment & Consultation)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Alex Yufik, a Board Certified Forensic Psychologist and a licensed attorney admitted to the California Bar as well as the United States Supreme Court. He is a graduate of the George Washington University,...

Colin G Koransky PhD

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Koransky is a highly experienced clinician and expert witness with a winning record in the courtroom. He conducts psychological and psychiatric evaluations in cases involving personal injury, post...

Gloria M Kardong (Gloria M. Kardong, MD, DFAPA)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Gloria M. Kardong, M.D. is a Board-Certified Psychiatrist who has been in full time private practice in Palo Alto, CA for the past 25 years. She is Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry and...

Marcel O Ponton (Persona Neurobehavior Group, Inc.)

Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Ponton is a published author and an Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at UCLA. He specializes in the neuropsychological assessment and treatment of traumatic brain injury...

Duke Forensic Psychiatry Associates

Location: North Carolina
Areas of Expertise: *Evidence-based forensic consultation by senior members of Duke Faculty. See below. *Wide range of experience and expertise. *Call about your needs and you will be referred by Dr. Looney to the correct...