expert adviser
An independent expert who advises a party on a specialist or technical matter within his expertise at any stage of a problem, dispute or claim, but who is not being asked to provide evidence to the court.

Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. . 2010.

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  • adviser — ad‧vis‧er [ədˈvaɪzə ǁ ər] also advisor noun [countable] JOBS an expert who gives information to someone so that they are able to make a good decision ˌindependent fiˌnancial adˈviser abbreviation IFA …   Financial and business terms

  • adviser — / advisor [n] person who recommends, teaches, or otherwise helps aide, attorney, authority, backseat driver*, buttinski*, clubhouse lawyer*, coach, confidant, consultant, counsel, counselor, director, doctor, Dutch uncle*, expert, friend, guide,… …   New thesaurus

  • adviser — (also advisor) noun ADJECTIVE ▪ chief, principal, senior, special, top ▪ the government s chief economic adviser ▪ close …   Collocations dictionary

  • expert — Synonyms and related words: Admirable Crichton, Daedalian, Dutch uncle, Polonius, accomplished, ace, acquainted with, adept, adept in, admonisher, adroit, adviser, aficionado, amateur, apt, arbiter, arbiter elegantiarum, arbiter of taste,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • expert — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ real ▪ leading ▪ acknowledged, recognized ▪ professional, qualified ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • adviser — [[t]ædva͟ɪzə(r)[/t]] ♦♦♦ advisers also advisor N COUNT: usu with supp, oft N to n An adviser is an expert whose job is to give advice to another person or to a group of people. In Washington, the President and his advisers spent the day in… …   English dictionary

  • adviser — Synonyms and related words: Dutch uncle, Polonius, admonisher, announcer, annunciator, authority, backseat driver, buttinsky, channel, cicerone, communicant, communicator, confidant, confidante, consultant, counsel, counselor, enlightener, expert …   Moby Thesaurus

  • adviser — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. counselor, consultant, guide, mentor, counsel, lawyer, attorney, solicitor, instructor, preceptor, tutor, teacher, coach, therapist, monitor, admonitor, back seat driver, Solon, Nestor, doctor, judge, priest, confessor,… …   English dictionary for students

  • adviser — n 1. counselor, guidance counselor, mentor, confidant, confidante, therapist; guide, coach, teacher, instructor, tutor, preceptor, director, pilot, Inf. steerer. 2. consultant, resource, professional, Inf. pro, expert; sage, wise man, Solomon,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • Government Chief Scientific Adviser — The UK Government Chief Scientific Adviser (GCSA) is the personal adviser on science and technology related activities and policies to the Prime Minister and the Cabinet; and head of the Government Office for Science. He has a significant public… …   Wikipedia

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