Idgi D'Andrea is a leading expert in witness preparation. She has lectured and published on the subjects of how to help witnesses communicate clearly and persuasively and how to overcome the stress and anxiety of testifying.
Since 1991, Idgi has worked on over 500 cases, attracting a loyal clientele of attorneys who value her creativity and insight. She combines her skill as a licensed clinical psychologist with more than 20 years of forensic experience to discover the human themes and moral issues that have meaning and significance for jurors. Idgi’s business litigation experience focuses on intellectual property, professional malpractice, lender liability, and antitrust cases and includes trial preparation with large trial teams and multiple parties. In addition, she enjoys a long and successful history of working with plaintiffs’ attorneys in class actions, personal injury, employment, and product liability cases. She has assisted criminal defense attorneys in developing trial strategy and in preparing clients for trial in highly publicized cases.
Idgi received her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology in Berkeley, California. She is a member of the American Society of Trial Consultants (ASTC) and has served as Chairperson of the ASTC Professional Standards Committee. She is also an active member of the American Psychological Association.