Expert Witness The appraisers at Marvin & Whitehurst Appraisal Group are qualified to assist you and your attorney with expert litigation support. When the value of personal property is in dispute, appraisals are necessary for resolution and settlement. In addition to appraisal reports, we offer pretrial and trial services. These services include attorney consultation, pretrial deposition, case and document review, appraisal review of opposing appraiser and expert witness testimony.
For more information or to schedule an appointment, please contact us.
Rates & Fees
Fees are charged on and hourly basis and rates differ depending on the task. Please contact us for our current fee schedule.
On-Site Inspection: The time necessary for the Appraiser to examine, evaluate and inventory all items that will be included in the Report.
Research: The time necessary for the Appraiser to identify marks and labels, verify dates, consult experts, and research values of the items to be included in the Report.
Report Preparation: Involves the typing, assembly, and printing of the report and photographs.
Consultation: The time necessary for the Appraiser to examine, evaluate, and express an informed opinion of current value, condition, restoration possibilities, marketability, etc. A consultation is NOT an appraisal and should not be construed as such.
Expert Witness: The time actively waiting, or testifying in defense of the Appraiser's valuation conclusions.
Sales: Commission basis.