Translation of expert witness in Spanish:

expert witness

perito, n.

noun

Law

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    perito masculine
    perita feminine
    • An FBI expert witness testified that there was enough plastic explosive hidden in his shoes to blow a large hole in the airplane.
    • Once I worked on a case where we had retained an expert witness who was a retired cop to testify about security.
    • He's also a forensic psychiatrist - one of those guys who testifies as an expert witness in court trials.
    • He frequently consults for museums and acts as an expert witness at trials.
    • For reasons already given, I do not regard the evidence of either expert witness to be of primary assistance on this point.