Employment Expert Witnesses
Forensic Psychiatrist/Expert Witness
Nationally known psychiatrist/Expert Witness with a winning record in over 200 cases-including many high profile! A Board Certified psychiatrist, on the Clinical Faculty at UCLA's Neuropsychiatric Institute, with a well-respected record of expert witness testimony -- for plaintiff and defense, in civil and criminal cases. Her unique ability to look far beneath the surface to uncover psychological evidence that makes or breaks a case, makes her invaluable. Her testimony in many hi-profile cases has garnered national recognition, including: the Jenny Jones Talk Show Murder Trial ( defense for Jonathan Schmitz), Celebrity divorces ( Roseanne, Jim Carrey, Jean-Claude Van Dam), Paternity cases against NBA players, and High school shooting victims' cases against videogame manufacturers.
University of Michigan, Employee Motivation & Performance Assessment, Inc.
Dr. Morrel-Samuels received an MA in research methodology from the University of Chicago, as well as an M. Phil. and a Ph.D. in experimental social psychology from Columbia University. He is one of the few expert witnesses in the country whose work occupies the intersection of three areas: the psychometrics of assessments design, statistical analysis of "big data" analytics, and disparate impact in the workplace. He has more than 30 years’ experience designing and analyzing assessments for employees in government and large corporations. He often serves as a Lecturer at the University of Michigan, where he teaches graduate-level classes on survey design, statistics, and research methodology.