ORN vocational experts are hands-on practitioners with extensive experience in vocational assessment, career counseling and job placement. Our comprehensive analysis will examine an individual’s specific vocational profile within the framework of the local labor market and determine an individual’s employability and earning capacity. You will receive a report that is objective, defensible, and that demonstrates an in depth understanding of the facts of the case. During litigation, you can expect testimony that will reflect unparalleled expertise in the interpretation of employment and wage data.

We have been accepted and testified as experts in courts in Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island and New Hampshire in matters relating to:

  • Personal Injury
  • Marital Dissolution
  • Employment Law
  • Worker’s Compensation
  • Federal Longshore and Harbor Worker’s Act

Frequently Asked Questions

When do I need a vocational expert?

A vocational expert will analyze an individual’s specific vocational profile within the framework of the local labor market and determine an individual’s employability and earning capacity. The results are used to establish income expectations in spousal support cases and to assess lost wages as the result of an injury.

How do I know if the vocational expert is qualified?

Look for vocational experts that are certified rehabilitation counselors (CRC’s) with demonstrated testimony experience. Confirm that their caseload includes career counseling and job placement services.

What should I expect from a vocational expert?

You can expect a seasoned vocational professional with extensive experience in vocational assessment, career counseling and job placement. Reports that are objective, defensible, and demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of the facts of the case. Testimony that will reflect unparalleled expertise in the interpretation of employment and wage data.