Expert witnesses testifying at deposition are entitled to fees for:

  • Deposition preparation
  • Travel to and from the deposition
  • Time spent reviewing the deposition transcript


The US Court of Appeals in Halasa v. ITT Educational Services, Inc., 690 F. 3d 844 – Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit 2012 upheld the award of $2,955 to the expert who testified at deposition.

Atty. Nadine Nasser Donovan will be speaking on preparation for deposition and trial at the SEAK National Expert Witness Conference to be held on May 3-4, 2014 in Orlando, FL. For additional information on SEAK’s upcoming Expert Witness Courses