Liza H Gold, MD

Dr. Liza H Gold, MD

2501 North Glebe Road Suite 204
Arlington , VA 22207
Mobile: 703-967-0032
Office: 703-875-0435

Introduction

Dr. Gold is an experienced psychiatrist, with board certifications in both Clinical and Forensic Psychiatry. She has unique expertise in forensic evaluations in employment litigation, such as sexual harassment, other Title VIII claims, and retaliation claims. She also has extensive experience in psychiatric malpractice claims. Dr. Gold has been in practice since 1993, has been retained in and/or testified in hundreds of legal cases. She is a Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Georgetown University School of Medicine, and has authored or edited multiple books, book chapters and articles in the field of forensic psychiatry.


Areas of Expertise

  • Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
  • Competency
  • Discrimination
  • Emotional Trauma
  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Human Resources
  • Labor Law
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Personal Injury
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Psychiatry
  • Sexual Harassment/Discrimination
  • Stress
  • Suicide
  • Testamentary Capacity
  • Undue Influence
  • Wrongful Death
  • Wrongful Termination

Expert Background

Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: Medical Board Certification and Membership
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (1991)
Forensic Psychiatry, Subspecialty Certification (1999, recertified 2009)

Member, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Forensic Psychiatry Certification Examination Committee, 2008 – 2021

Licensure
Maryland
District of Columbia
Commonwealth of Virginia
New Jersey
New York

Member Commission on Mental Health, July 2017 – July 2022
Superior Court of the District of Columbia

Academic Appointment
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry
Georgetown University School of Medicine

Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: Too extensive to list, see CV
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: Too extensive to list, see CV
Q: Have any of your accreditations ever been investigated, suspended or removed? (if yes, explain)
A: No
Q: On how many occasions have you been retained as an expert?
A: Hundreds
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Employment Litigation
Personal Injury
Contested Wills
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the plaintiff?
A: About 50%
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the defendant?
A: About 50%
Q: On how many occasions have you had your deposition taken?
A: At least 100 times.
Q: When was the last time you had your deposition taken?
A: July 2018
Q: On how many occasions have you been qualified by a court to give expert testimony?
A: At least 50 times
Q: On how many occasions have you testified as an expert in court or before an arbitrator?
A: At least 50 times
Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: About 22 years
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: Psychiatric evaluation for claims of emotional distress (causation, damages)


References

Available Upon Request