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RE: META-DISCUSSION: How Participation on SEAINT Can Hurt You

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I have served as a witness a couple times also.  I think that when a jury is
involved, the party whose attorney puts on the most polished performance
wins regardless of the circumstances.

Roger C. Davis
Architect
SDS Architects, Inc.
205 N. Dewey Street
Eau Claire, WI 54703
(715) 832-1605


-----Original Message-----
From: Bill Polhemus [mailto:bill(--nospam--at)polhemus.cc] 
Sent: Wednesday, November 10, 2004 3:02 PM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
Subject: META-DISCUSSION: How Participation on SEAINT Can Hurt You

...

Not long ago I had the distinct privilege of participating in my first 
actual "trial" as an expert witness. ...

In the end, we lost a case we should have won, because we were, in my 
opinion, completely in the right. ....






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