Karen Reimers

Dr. Karen Reimers

Psychiatrist | Expert Consultant
3208 West Lake St., #14
Minneapolis , MN 55416
Office: 612-326-0679
Fax: 612-568-1034


Dr. Reimers is an experienced expert witness in will contests, testamentary capacity, undue influence, and addictions. Board certified in Psychiatry in the USA and Canada, she is active in clinical, teaching and advisory roles. She practices adult Psychiatry in the greater Minneapolis-St. Paul area and rural Wisconsin. Dr. Reimers is Adjunct Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Minnesota.

Areas of Expertise

  • Addiction Medicine
  • Competency
  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Geriatrics
  • Nursing Homes
  • Psychiatry
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Testamentary Capacity
  • Undue Influence

Expert Background

Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: Doctor of Medicine - Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany
Bachelor of Arts (Political Science) - McGill University, Montreal, Canada
Board Certified - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Board Certified - Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
Licenses - Minnesota, Wisconsin, Quebec
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: American Psychiatric Association
American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry
Canadian Psychiatric Association
Canadian Association of Geriatric Psychiatry
International Psychogeriatric Association
American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law
Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine
Minnesota Psychiatric Society
Wisconsin State Psychiatric Society
New York State Psychiatric Society
Adjunct Assistant Professor Psychiatry - University of Minnesota
Instructor in Psychiatry - May Clinic College of Medicine
Volunteer Assistant Clinical Professor - University of Wisconsin, Department of Family Medicine
Clinical Assistant Instructor - State University of New York at Buffalo, Department of Psychiatry
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: Please see current Curriculum Vitae
Q: Have any of your accreditations ever been investigated, suspended or removed? (if yes, explain)
A: No
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Dr. Reimers is an experienced expert witness in mental capacity assessment, will contests, testamentary capacity, undue influence, and addictions
Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: February 2016 to present


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