April J. Ferguson, M.S. is the Chief Executive Officer of Opveon Litigation Services and heads up Opveon’s trial consulting practice.
Having worked on large pieces of complex litigation throughout the country, April’s expertise in the trial consulting arena has brought her an international client base, including top tier law firms and celebrities. The trial teams she has had the privilege of working with have been responsible for securing multi-million-dollar verdicts for their clients as well as helping large corporations obtain defense verdicts.
April focuses her practice on theme development, mock trials, jury focus groups, and the use of technology in a litigation environment. Her case experience includes complex commercial litigation, personal injury, medical malpractice, products liability, employment law cases, white collar criminal defense, eminent domain, construction disputes, Qui Tam actions, major environmental cases, and trucking litigation.
April has been involved in close to 200 jury trials throughout the course of her career. Her experience in the courtroom, combined with her jury research experience, gives April a unique perspective into the trial process, which clients find invaluable.
April holds a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice & Legal Studies and a Master of Science in Law. April is a Certified Trial Director Consultant and a Certified Trial Technology Specialist. She is a frequent speaker on the topics of Jury Research and Trial Technology and has taught as an adjunct professor in the Legal Assistant program at Tulsa Community College.