Expert Witness Services

Upon request I serve as an expert witness in professional liability litigation involving audiology, hearing loss, and related disorders (e.g., tinnitus or hyperacusis).


Cases for which I've served as an expert witness, usually for the defense, include:

  • Hearing loss allegedly due to noise exposure
  • Tinnitus allegedly due to acoustic trauma and hearing loss
  • Hearing loss secondary to allegedly delayed diagnosis of a vestibular schwannoma
  • Tinnitus secondary to allegedly delayed diagnosis of a vestibular schwannoma
  • Hyperacusis
  • Failure to follow standard of care involving ear mold impression technique
  • Failure to follow standard of care involving delayed diagnosis of a vestibular schwannoma
  • Complications following surgery with intra-operative neurophysiological monitoring
  • Homicide and violation of civil rights case related to witness and plaintiff hearing
  • Expert witness opinion: Standard of care for tinnitus management by an audiologist
  • Expert witness opinion and courtroom testimony: Tinnitus following drug overdose

Services include:

  • Review of medical and audiologic documents with written opinion
  • Second opinion audiological assessment with written report
  • Sound level and other on-site measurements
  • Depositions
  • Testimony at due process hearings
  • Testimony at trial

Rates

Initial retainer: $2500
Hourly rate: $400
Daily rate: $3000


To discuss expert witness services, please contact me initially via email at jwhall3phd@gmail.com. I will respond quickly with my cell phone number.