Cathy McLean
HNH Forensic Accountant, Cathy McLean.

The value of the Expert Witness’s opinion

Claims of fake news are now commonplace within the press. The accusations of untruths continue to span the internet, questioning the source of facts and figures. In this ‘post-truth’ era, questions are being raised as to whether this has impacted the value of the expert witness’s opinion.

Expert witnesses are an exception to the rule that witnesses cannot express an opinion...