Cross examination after the plaintiffs attorney completes the direct examination the defendants attorney gets to cross examine the witness cross examination is a fundamental right in the american system of justice generally cross examination is limited to matters covered during the direct examination. Examining witnesses direct cross and expert examinations roger haydock john sonsteng on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers contains strategic explanations and numerous examples of tactics and techniques that will enable you to conduct a persuasive direct examination. Direct examination and cross examination of the expert witness psychiatrists and psychologists by dr stephen m raffle tel 415 461 4845 the better prepared the attorney is for the opposing experts cross examination the more fruitful the cross examination will be. Of cross examination conclude the witness cross examination serves to discredit direct testimony to discredit the witness and to reflect on the credibility of other witnesses in deposition cross examine the witness to summarize and lock in her testimony before trial is credible with the groundwork having been laid on direct exam. We will start the day with a discussion of direct and cross examination in the context of presenting and challenging expert mental health testimony in a contested custody proceeding
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