Expert Witness Services

expert witnessDr. Silva can serve as a neuropsychological or psychological expert witness for civil cases, particularly personal injury cases. She is one of very few Spanish-speaking, board-certified neuropsychologists in the state of California. All of her evaluations include objective measurement of response bias/effort/performance validity and symptom validity. Her interpretations are purely based on the objective data and evidence-based research. She has performed work for both plaintiff and defense attorneys. Her conclusions are data-driven, objective, and cite evidence-based research. Her specialties are with traumatic brain injuries (TBI), neurodegenerative conditions, strokes, and psychiatric conditions that include posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), somatoform disorders, and mood and anxiety disorders. More information about her can be found here. For a copy of her CV and fee schedule, please email She is available for free phone consultation and may be reached at: 858-964-0722.