Carol L. Bauss, J.D. Senior Litigation Consultant; Vice President, NJP Litigation Consulting/West


Ms. Bauss is highly sought after for her expertise in juror attitudes and jury decision-making, and the art of communication in the courtroom. She is especially adept at designing and analyzing mock juror research projects in complex commercial disputes, including intellectual property and white-collar criminal cases. Her specialties include:

  • Commercial litigation
  • Intellectual Property
  • White collar crime
  • Personal injury
  • Employment discrimination

She is a frequent and popular presenter and trainer on subjects such as Communication Skills for Women in the Courtroom and Factors Driving Jurors’ Decision Making in Intellectual Property Cases, and for state and local trial lawyer and bar associations, including:

  • San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association
  • San Mateo Bar Association
  • California State Bar Association
  • California Employment Lawyers Association
  • Consumer Attorneys of California College of Trial Arts
  • American Association for Justice

Education and Affiliations:

  • J.D., William Mitchell College of Law, St. Paul, MN, 1992
  • B.A., Communication Arts, University of Wisconsin-Madison, WI, 1988
  • Member, American Society of Trial Consultants