Legal Expert Consultation

Legal Expert Consultation

Dr. Christine Salinas is an internationally recognized neuropsychologist with expertise in civil forensic neuropsychological evaluations. Dr. Cristi evaluates both children and adults.

Services Offered
We Provide Expert Consultation,
Evaluations and Testimony

We Provide Expert Consultation, Evaluations and Testimony

Medical-Legal Evaluations

Personal Injury

Compulsory Medical Evaluations

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Methods and interpretations are based on objective data and evidence-based research

Because we use evidence-based approaches to forensic neuropsychological evaluations, you’ll have an advantage in the courtroom.

We ensure you are fully prepared with high-quality expert consultation to assist you in litigating your case. Dr. Salinas provides expert record review and consultation, civil forensic neuropsychological evaluations, depositions, expert witness courtroom testimony, and more.

Dr. Salinas is also one of the few Spanish-speaking neuropsychologists in the country and is recognized as a leader in her field.

Call 321-373-1303 to speak with Dr. Salinas or email for a copy of our retainer/fee schedule and to schedule a call with Dr. Salinas.

Legal Expert Consultation FAQs

Neuropsychology expert witnesses consult and share their expertise in legal matters regarding several aspects of cognitive functioning. These areas of expertise include brain injuries, cognitive disorders, neurological disease, neurodevelopmental disorders, brain dysfunction, neurocognitive problems, neuropsychological assessments, and neuropsychological testing. As an expert witness, Dr. Cristi Salinas can also testify in cases involving brain function assessments and other topics such as head injury, seizures, stroke, exposure to drugs and alcohol, brain tumors, and neuroimaging technologies such as MRIs and PET scans.

Understanding the difference between a neuropsychologist and a neuropsychiatrist is essential when choosing an expert witness for your care. At a high level, neuropsychologists are focused on the mechanics of the brain and how traumas and other impairments may impact its function.

A neuropsychologist expert witness in a legal case will work to evaluate and present the psychological impact of a person’s injury, symptoms caused by the trauma, and how it has or will impact their lives in the future.
Neuropsychiatrists can provide information concerning the use and prescription of specific medications but are not focused on comprehensive patient treatment plans. A neuropsychiatrist will not speak to cognitive and emotional issues like a neuropsychologist will.

Cases surrounding the past, present, and future of an individual’s brain functioning that may have been negatively impacted due to trauma or disease that require evaluations of patients, reporting, or clinical data would require a neuropsychologist expert witness.
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