Expertise in the Courtroom

Shannon combines deep understanding with firsthand experience to provide expert witness testimony that brings clarity and depth to complex cases. Her extensive background in dealing with trauma, restorative justice, and criminal behavior makes her an invaluable asset to any legal team. She is a registered social worker, holds a Masters Degree in Social Work (with Distinction) and is the Author of both commercial non-fiction and academic publications. Shannon has been on the stand as an expert witness in both Canada and the USA.

Expert Witness Impact

Shannon combines her unique personal experiences with profound professional expertise to offer invaluable insights as an expert witness in trauma and restorative justice. Her clear and empathetic communication style effectively conveys complex psychological concepts, ensuring that judges and juries can appreciate the subtleties critical to informed decision-making. With a proven track record of influencing outcomes in high-profile cases across various legal contexts, Shannon’s contributions are not just informative—they are transformative, enhancing the integrity and depth of legal proceedings.

Her areas of expertise encompass a wide range of subjects critical to understanding and interpreting the nuances of trauma and behavioral psychology. These include:

  • Sexual assault and abuse
  • Human trafficking
  • Domestic / Intimate Partner Violence
  • Restorative justice practices
  • The psychological impacts of trauma

Why Engage Shannon as Your Expert Witness?

Unparalleled Expertise and Insight

Shannon brings a unique blend of personal experience and professional expertise to the courtroom, offering deep insights into trauma, restorative justice, and criminal behavior. Her qualifications are backed by years of dedicated research and hands-on involvement in high-stakes cases. Shannon’s testimony is not just informative; it’s transformative, facilitating a deeper understanding of complex psychological issues that can be pivotal in legal outcomes.

Empathy and Clarity in Communication

With an exceptional ability to convey complex psychological concepts in clear, understandable language, Shannon enhances her effectiveness in the courtroom. Her empathetic approach not only ensures that the perspectives of victims and affected parties are accurately represented, but also aids jurors and judges in grasping subtle nuances that are critical to fair and informed decision-making.

Proven Impact in Legal Proceedings

Shannon’s contributions as an expert witness have consistently proven to be influential in the courtroom. Her expertise has been sought in a variety of cases, from sexual assault to human trafficking, where her testimony has often been a cornerstone of the proceedings. Engaging Shannon means partnering with a professional who is committed to achieving justice and providing testimony that carries weight and integrity.

Kind words from clients

Engage Shannon as Your Expert Witness

If you are looking to get in touch with Shannon confidentially, please contact her directly at