The Pacific Forensic Group is dedicated to providing the highest caliber of forensic and medical-legal practice in criminal and civil proceedings.

Multi-disciplinary


Our bench of experts in forensic psychology, neuropsychology, and neurology represents a substantial breadth and depth of knowledge. We are positioned to answer the majority of forensic questions related to the brain, behavior, and psychological functioning.

Communication


As expert witnesses, we share a commitment to teaching and scholarship. Our reports and testimony reflect clarity of thought and communicate complex psychological and medical concepts in clear and accessible language.

Scientific


Our experts utilize objective, peer-reviewed and scientific methodologies leading to highly defensible opinions which withstand judicial scrutiny.

Multilingual


Meeting the needs of a diverse community, our group is unique in conducting forensic evaluations in both Spanish and English.

Evaluations


Civil


Child and Adult Personal Injury
Traumatic Brain Injury
PTSD
Toxic Exposure
Standard of Care
Housing Discrimination
Nursing Home Care

Criminal


Mitigation & Resentencing
Violence Risk
Sexual Violence Risk Assessment
Trial Competency
Criminal Responsibility/NGRI
MSO and Intent
Diversion
Franklin Evaluations
Disputed Confession
Malingering
Trauma and Offending
Stress Response & Fight or Flight

Child and Juvenile


Juvenile Competency
Transfer Hearings
Disposition Evaluations
730 Evaluations
Child Witness Credibility
Adolescent Brain Development

Employment


Fitness for Duty
Disability
Discrimination/Harassment
Defense Base Act
Priest Violence Risk Assessment
IME’s

Academic


IQ Testing
Academic Accommodation
ADHD

Probate


Testamentary Capacity
Undue Influence
Dementia & Other Neurocognitive Disorders
Complex Medical Presentations