IMS ExpertServices works with three distinct groups of individuals.
Law Firms: We locate and deliver high quality experts to testify in complex business to business litigation. Learn more about the services we provide to law firm attorneys.
Corporate Counsel: We provide consultants to assist with regulatory issues, intellectual property valuation and a range of other corporate projects. Read more about the services IMS provides to corporate counsel.
Experts: We place highly qualified experts on major corporate cases and handle all the back office services including contracts, billing and collections. Learn more about the advantages of being an expert through IMS on the expert services page.
When you contact us about a case, we start by determining the experience, education and other qualities you require in an expert or consultant. Our research department then utilizes a rigorous search process to discover industry professionals and academics who fit the description.
After we have discovered multiple experts who meet the criteria needed, our recruiters contact them to confirm qualifications, availability and interest. Only those experts who have a solid command of their subject matter and the ability to convey that expertise in court pass our test.
The highly credentialed, experienced experts who remain are presented to you. There is no fee for our search. Only after you are satisfied and retain an expert does IMS charge a fee. Our fees are placed on top of an expert’s hourly rate and presented to you as one rate that is within the customary range.
From facilitating the first conversation between you and an expert to handling the paperwork and billing, IMS will support you throughout the progress of your case. If you need experts with impressive educational backgrounds, specific industry experience or prior expert witness experience, IMS can deliver them to you.
To view examples of experts with whom IMS has developed a relationship, you can browse our experts by category or keyword. This is not an exhaustive list. If you do not find the expert you are looking for, please give us a call.
To initiate an expert search, contact us at 877-838-8464 or browse our case studies to see examples of the searches we've done for others and the expert witnesses we've provided to fill their needs.
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IMS ExpertServices manages the expert element of high-stakes litigation. We are a full-service expert witness and litigation consultant provider that delivers experts who have the unique blend of skills, experience, and personality that attorneys need on their team for effectively arguing their cases before judges and juries.
Our expert profiles showcase examples of the broad range of qualified experts and consultants with
whom IMS ExpertServices has developed a relationship. As a provider of experts to nearly all of the AmLaw 100, IMS ExpertServices specializes in finding and delivering experts in any location, practice area, or industry. Browse through our EliteXperts by category or keyword by clicking one of the links below.
As the largest expert provider for complex commercial litigation, IMS ExpertServices primarily delivers experts for business-to-business litigation involving intellectual property, breach of contract and the financial industry. To get a better idea of the types of cases for which we found experts, and to read some of our success stories, select a category below to browse through our case studies.
Featured Case Study
An antitrust economics expert was needed to review the interplay between several patents and antitrust law, specifically how it related to those issues affecting standards setting bodies and patent pools. The expert needed to provide an opinion regarding the anti competitive effects of standards setting and licensing activities in a patent infringement action involving recordable DVDs.
The patents in this case related to recordable DVDs that are used for audio and video recording. One of the issues in this case was the assertion of patent misuse based on antitrust related theories, including conspiracy to restrain trade through standards setting activities. IMS ExpertServices was asked to locate an expert in antitrust economics with a Ph.D. in economics and experience at the Department of Justice, Federal Trade Commission, or dealing with enforcement issues regarding patent antitrust disputes.