STEPHEN M. RAFFLE, M.D. & ASSOCIATES

PSYCHIATRY ■ FORENSIC PSYCHIATRY ■ INDEPENDENT MEDICAL EXAMINATION ■ TESTIMONY


DIPLOMATE IN PSYCHIATRY, DIPLOMATE IN FORENSIC PSYCHIATRY, AMERICAN BOARD OF PSYCHIATRY AND NEUROLOGY

415.461.4845

 

In Dr. Raffle's 44 year practice as a Forensic Psychiatrist he has assessed and rendered opinion in more than 5,000 cases. He is Board Certified in Forensic Psychiatry and brings to his work a rare* level of skill and experience:

  • 700 trials and depositions in Federal, State and Administrative jurisdictions Nationwide
  • 5,000 assessments rendering findings and conclusions across a broad range of psychiatric issues
  • University of California Medical School (UCSF) Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry, 25 years
  • Hastings Law School, Post-Graduate Program on Trial and Appellate Advocacy for Attorneys, the direct examination and cross-examination of expert witnesses, 11 years
  • Dr. Raffle opines in cases for both plaintiff and defense. His practice reflects special expertise, including:

    *3% of Board Certified Psychiatrists also hold Board Certification in Forensic Psychiatry and very few have practiced in this field more than 15 years (American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology). Dr. Raffle's forensic practice was well under way when Board-Certification became available in the specialty of Forensic Psychiatry in 1994.

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