Trial and Jury Research and Consultation

For almost 15 years, Dr. Kaufman has offered consulting services to attorneys in most phases of litigation. For almost all of that time, he has been a Senior Trial Consultant with the firm of BonoraD’Andrea, LLC, now BonoraRountree, LLC in San Francisco, CA. During those years, Dr. Kaufman has worked with attorney and consultant teams on:

  • Pre-trial research, including focus groups and trial simulations
  • Strategic case analysis and theme development
  • Consultation re: graphic demonstratives for use in court
  • Witness preparation
  • In-court jury selection
  • Post-trial interviews

Dr. Kaufman has consulted on a diverse array of civil and criminal cases, including:

  • White collar crime
  • Complex business litigation
  • Contract disputes
  • Patent and intellectual property
  • Environmental coverage cases
  • Class action
  • Anti-trust