Robert L. Kaufman is a licensed psychologist who has been affiliated with us since 2000. He is one of fewer than 300 Board Certified Forensic Psychologists in the country, and is a fellow of the American Board of Forensic Psychology and the Society for Personality Assessment. As a trial consultant, Bob has significant experience in civil actions, including personal injury, employment, complex business litigation and environmental coverage, as well as in criminal cases and in family law matters, making him an invaluable member of our team. Bob’s extensive work as an expert witness, combined with his trial consulting experience, puts him in a unique position to assist attorneys preparing witnesses for trial.
Bob has taught at several Bay Area graduate schools, including UC Berkeley, The Wright Institute and Alliant International University. He regularly addresses professional organizations on the interface between psychological issues and the legal system, having presented to local bar associations and groups such as the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts (AFCC) and the American Association of Justice (formerly ATLA). In addition, Bob is on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Child Custody and serves as President of the Board of Directors of the Family and Children's Law Center in Marin County, CA. Bob is also a founding member of the Interdisciplinary Settlement Conference Committee in Marin County for both civil and family law cases.