Expert Witness Support
- Do you require independent technical expertise in legal cases?
- Require scientific, technical or specialized knowledge to aid settling a dispute?
- Seeking support to communicate facts clearly to the jury?
Disputes of a commercial or legal basis occur from time to time in the ingredient supply, manufacturing and retail areas of the food supply chain. It is important to ensure that impartial expert advice is sought as soon as possible.
In many cases with the right support claims can be settled out of court, saving time and money.
Howarth Food Safety has expertise in this area, with its understanding of food safety, food manufacturing and ingredient supply, and food regulations, and preparation of expert reports for clients.
Offering a range of support in the event of a dispute between your business and a supplier or customer. These include: pre-case assessment of viability of claim; review of evidence, drafting of report; telecoms to discuss case and report; meeting with joint expert and submission of joint report; attendance in court (if required).
An expert witness, risk assessments, in-factory troubleshooting, process validation, food safety advisory work and food safety training.
Over 30 years’ experience in food safety.
"- excellent knowledge in food/feed satey, ag businesses - real leadership, close to the team and able to get the best from all of us - excellent communicator: strategic thought translated into actions plan - humble, close to people, easy to get with, good balance personal and professional life... Together with Sarah, we've been working at the start of the Product Assurance Team within Cargill, and it's been a great experience to start almost from scratch and to build within 4 years time an efficient, robust team with network across Europe, including purchase offices, crush and refinery plants. Definitely a person you'd like to work with and to lead a team. Maybe our roads will cross again in the future. All the best!"