Legal

In addition to performing forensic evaluations and providing expert testimony, our psychologists consult with attorneys with regard to Criminal and Civil matters as follows:

Criminal Matters:

  • Trial competency
  • Waiver of Miranda rights
  • Criminal responsibility
  • Death penalty mitigation
  • Battered Woman Syndrome/domestic violence
  • Drug dependence
  • Sexual disorders

Civil Matters:

  • Personal injury
  • Child custody
  • Employment discrimination
  • Mental disability
  • Professional malpractice
  • Civil commitment
  • Guardianship


We research and consult on psychological issues and situations that can impact the legal process including:

  • Pretrial publicity
  • Jury selection
  • Eyewitness testimony
  • Children’s testimony
  • Repressed memories

Additionally, we provide psychological consultation and workshops with law enforcement personnel on work related issues.