Expert Witness Testimony in Child Custody Cases in Illinois

Video by Attorney Kevin O’Flaherty

Article written by Illinois Attorney Kevin O’Flaherty

In this article, we explain the role of an expert witness in child custody cases in Illinois. We answer the question, “what is the definition of an expert witness?” We also address whether you should hire an expert witness and how to qualify that person. Lastly, we answer the question, “who is responsible for the expert witness’s fee?”