About The Event

Join ILR and Lawyers for Civil Justice (LCJ) on Wednesday, February 17, from 2:00 to 3:00 PM (ET) for Gatekeeping or Floodgates? Expert Evidence and the Need to Amend Federal Rule of Evidence 702, a virtual event!

ILR President Harold Kim will kick of the event with opening remarks. Then Brittany Schultz, Ford Motor Company, will moderate a discussion with Lee Mickus, Evans Fears & Schuttert LLP, and Christopher Guth, Bayer US LLC on the widespread misunderstanding of admissibility standards for expert testimony and how the FRE 702 amendment under discussion could improve litigation.

Event Details



February 17, 2021 2:00 pm

  • Harold Kim, President, U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform
  • Brittany Schultz, Ford Motor Company
  • Lee Mickus, Evans Fears & Schuttert LLP
  • Christopher Guth, Bayer US


Harold H. Kim
President, Institute for Legal Reform, Chief Legal Officer and Executive Vice President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Brittany Schultz
Ford Motor Company

Lee Mickus
Evans Fears & Schuttert LLP

Christopher Guth
Bayer US