Our Trainers/Consultants

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Our Trainers/Consultants 2017-11-09T09:51:48+00:00

Steven Babitsky, Esq.Attorney Babitsky was a personal injury litigator for twenty years and is the former managing partner of the firm Kistin, Babitsky, Latimer & Beitman.

Mr. Babitsky trains hundreds of experts every year through SEAK’s scheduled programs for expert witnesses, invited presentations, customized on-site expert witness training programs, and one-on-one training. He is the creator and co-seminar leader for the Annual National Expert Witness Conference. Mr. Babitsky is a prolific author on expert witness issues. His publications include:

How to Be an Effective Expert Witness at Deposition and Trial: The SEAK Guide to Testifying as an Expert Witness
How to Be a Successful Expert Witness: SEAK’s A–Z Guide to Expert Witnessing
How to Write an Expert Witness Report;
How to Prepare Your Expert Witness for Deposition;
The Biggest Mistakes Expert Witnesses Make and How to Avoid Them; and
How to Market Your Expert Witness Practice: Evidence-Based Best Practices

 

IMG_0101 Phone:  508-548-9443
Email:  stevenbabitsky@seak.com
CV:  Steve’s CV

 

 

 

 

James J. Mangraviti, Jr., Esq., has trained thousands of expert witnesses through seminars, conferences, corporate training, training for professional societies, and training for governmental agencies including the FBI, IRS, NYPD, Secret Service, and Department of Defense.  He is also frequently called by experts, their employers, and retaining counsel to train and prepare individual expert witnesses for upcoming testimony.  Mr. Mangraviti assists expert witnesses one-on-one with report writing, mentoring, and practice development.  He is a former litigator who currently serves as Principal of the expert witness training company SEAK, Inc. (www.testifyingtraining.com).  Mr. Mangraviti received his BA degree in mathematics summa cum laude from Boston College and his JD degree cum laude from Boston College Law School.  Mr. Mangraviti has designed dozens of expert witness training programs and has personally taught experts in a group setting over 200 times since 1997. He is the co-author of thirty books, including:

How to Be an Effective Expert Witness at Deposition and Trial: The SEAK Guide to Testifying as an Expert Witness
How to Be a Successful Expert Witness: SEAK’s A–Z Guide to Expert Witnessing
How to Write an Expert Witness Report;
How to Prepare Your Expert Witness for Deposition;
The Biggest Mistakes Expert Witnesses Make and How to Avoid Them; and

How to Market Your Expert Witness Practice: Evidence-Based Best Practices

IMG_0114 Phone:  978-276-1234
Email:  jim@seak.com
CV:  Jim’s CV

 

 

 

nadine headshotNadine Nasser Donovan, Esq. Nadine Nasser Donovan, Esq., is a former trial lawyer with extensive litigation experience. She has been on the SEAK Faculty since 2002 and has trained hundreds of experts through SEAK’s scheduled programs for expert witnesses, invited presentations, customized on-site expert witness training programs, and via one-on-one training.  Nadine is the co-author of the SEAK texts How to Write an Expert Witness Report, How to Be a Successful Expert Witness:  SEAK’s A-Z Guide to Expert Witnessing and How to Be an Effective Expert Witness at Deposition and Trial:  The SEAK Guide to Testifying as an Expert Witness.

In addition to her work consulting and teaching for SEAK, Ms. Donovan is a Legal Writing Instructor at Boston University School of Law. Ms. Donovan also serves as a Dispute Resolution Arbitrator for the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority.

Ms. Donovan previously practiced litigation for 21 years.  She spent 18 years in the defense of medical professionals in medical malpractice actions and before medical licensing boards. In addition, Ms. Donovan started off her litigation career in New York City, first as a prosecutor in Queens, and then as counsel for the City of New York. Ms. Donovan received her J.D. cum laude from Boston College Law School. She graduated from Fordham University summa cum laude with a B.A. in French Literature.

IMG_0145Phone:  617-791-4282
Email:  nadine@seak.com
CV:  Nadine’s CV