AICPA Expert Witness Skills Workshop
Nov. 7–Nov. 9, 2019
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, NV
| Live online
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Beyond technical or financial knowledge, serving as an effective expert witness requires specific skills that convey confidence, credibility and authority. Learn how to combine these aspects, with a command of the courtroom, during the AICPA Expert Witness Skills Workshop. The workshop sessions go beyond the typical classroom lecture, so you can participate in a real-life courtroom atmosphere. With seating limited to just 18 participants and almost a 1:1 student-to faculty ratio, it’s the ideal environment to practice your presentation and communication skills to experts, lawyers and judges, receive personalized feedback and take those skills to the next level.

Workshop Features

  • Real-life skills for success as an expert witness
  • One-on-one guidance from lawyers, judges and financial experts Immediate feedback and hands-on interactivity
  • Realistic courtroom atmosphere to address strengths and challenges
  • Video-recorded sessions for evaluations and personalized development
  • Your choice to review and use either a business valuation or damages case study (developed for the workshop) during various stages throughout the program

PLEASE NOTE: The focus of the workshop is on the practical skills necessary to credibly communicate a professional opinion to a trier of fact. It does not cover the technical aspects of developing a business valuation or an economic damages analysis. The requests for a particular case study will be considered but are not guaranteed.

Who Should Attend

  • Experienced expert witnesses: Refine and improve your skills
  • First-time testifiers: Acquire essential skills and build your confidence in a protected environment
  • ABV® and CFF® Exams candidates: Develop your understanding of the litigation process
  • General practitioners: Advance your skills beyond the technical aspects of preparing a damages or valuaton report
Attendance options
AICPA Expert Witness Skills Workshop
Nov 07-Nov 09, 2019

Step away from your desk, and join us in Las Vegas, NV. You’ll interact directly with thought leaders and have the advantage of dedicated networking time with your professional community. (28 CPE credits).

Early Bird rate ends 09/23
AICPA member: $2,415.00
Nonmember: $2,715.00
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Create learning retreats for your team!

When registering for a single conference, groups of 2-9 should contact AICPA customer service team to learn more about their potential savings at 888.777.7077.

If your organization registers for 10+ conference seats over the course of the year, we offer volume pricing, with consolidated invoicing available before or after the event. For more information on the group registration process, contact your conference group sales representative, Corinne Alford at Corinne.Alford@aicpa-cima.com or AICPA Learning at 1-800-634-6780, Option 2.

Attending Online is easy! Check the System Requirements below and install Adobe Flash if you haven't already, then visit this demo page once you're ready to check for compatibility.

NOTE: For sessions that are audio-only, you use the same player and have the experience as the above demo page, but there will be a static image in place of the video stream.

  • Adobe Flash plugin (Click on link to install) http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/
  • Supported Browsers: Internet Explorer 8 or Higher, Firefox, Chrome, Safari
  • Computer with Speakers / Headset
  • High speed internet connection

On-Site Conference: You may cancel without penalty if cancellation request is received up to and including 45 days prior to the start of the conference. Due to financial obligations incurred by the AICPA, a credit less 50% of the registration fee will be issued for requests received up to and including 21 days prior to the start of the conference. No refunds or credits will be issued on cancellation requests received less than 21 days prior to the start of the event.

Online Conference: You may cancel and receive a refund if cancellation request is received up to and including 15 days prior to the start of the conference. You can cancel and receive a 100% credit if your registration is canceled within 7 days of the start of the conference. Due to financial obligations incurred by the AICPA, a 60% credit will be issued for requests received up to the day prior to the start of the conference. No refunds or credits will be issued on cancellation requests received once the online conference begins.

For more information about AICPA's conference cancellation policy, contact the AICPA Service Center at 1-888-777-7077 or service@aicpa.org.

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Early bird saving through 09/23
AICPA Expert Witness Skills Workshop (In person)
CPE credits
: 28.0
NASBA Field of Study
Specialized Knowledge

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3570 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89109

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