Dr Nimmagadda in NEWBURY
Registered with the GMC as a Specialist in Forensic Psychiatry • Member of Royal College of Psychiatrists • Fellow of Royal College of Psychiatrists • Member of Society of Expert Witnesses & Expert Witness Institute • Holder of LLM in Mental Health Law from the University of Northumbria & Master of Medical Science (MMedSci) in Clinical Psychiatry from the University of Leeds ...
Dr Weddell in COWBRIDGE
Assessment of neurobehavioural sequelae of traumatic & other forms of brain injury sustained in adulthood for compensation & negligence cases • Assessment of capacity of people sustaining brain injury in adulthood to make informed decisions
Mrs Sarah Morley BSc(Hons) MSc in HUNTINGDON
Alcohol technical defences • Alcohol back calculations • Drink driving • Blood & urine testing (drugs & alcohol) • Drug driving • Toxicology • Illicit drugs • Cannabis cultivation • Drug valuation • Drug usage patterns • Drug packaging comparison • Handwriting • Fibres • Glass • Footwear • Paint • Toolmarks • Blood evidence, including detection, pattern interpretation & event reconstruction • Semen & saliva • Evaluation of DNA evidence • Independent DNA profiling ...
Dr Connell-Jones in NEWARK
Psychiatric disorders in adult offenders • Special interest in mentally disordered women • EMDR therapy for borderline personality disorder, learning disability & self-injury • Simple & complex post-traumatic stress disorder
Dr Bekoe in SOUTHAMPTON
A Consultant Psychiatrist in general adult psychiatry • A special interest in drugs & alcohol misuse & dual diagnosis of mental health & addiction problems • Have trained & worked in psychiatric institutions & settings since 1993 • Competent & experienced in dealing with all matters involving adult mental health & substance misuse including: mentally disordered offenders, addiction, post-traumatic stress disorder, fitness to drive • I deal with both criminal & civil cases
Dr Lunt in PORTSMOUTH
Forensic medicine examinations • Evidence in court • Impairment tests • Blood alcohol, etc. • Sampling techniques for laboratory tests, e.g. DNA • Cases in which DNA evidence is crucial • Impairment testing: DVLA Road Traffic Act • Rape & laboratory evidence ...
Dr Douse in TAUNTON
FORENSIC EXPERT WITNESS OF THE YEAR 2017 (EXPLOSIVES) FORENSIC EXPERT WITNESS SERVICES OF THE YEAR 2016 as a result of a poll of 100,000 solicitors and barristers carried out by Lawyer Monthly magazine. ...
Mr Maddan in BARNSLEY
Retail, food & general merchandise due diligence systems - what is expected in the marketplace in terms of systems, monitoring & end result • Liquor licensing & underage sales - analysis of measures taken, why underage sales happen, industry statistics (UK & global) • Food labelling, date code control, third party accreditation - marketplace perspective on systems & performance • Product safety, withdrawal & recall systems ...
Professor Thompson in POOLE
Neuropsychological assessment & consultancy • Medico-legal • Medical & dental negligence • Expert witness • Road traffic collisions • Neurodegenerative disorders • Memory problems • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Depression • Anxiety • Compensation • Testamentary capacity • Head injury • Fatigue • Mental health
Mr Aquilina in LONDON
Feto-maternal medicine • High-risk obstetrics • Early pregnancy problems • Menstrual disorders • Gynaecology & ultrasound • Fibroids • HRT • Pelvic pain • Ovarian cysts
Professor Baker in PENRITH
Neuropsychological & psychological assessment of acquired organic brain damage • Neuropsychological & psychological assessment of epilepsy & non-epileptic attack disorder • Neuropsychological assessment of malingering • Psychological & neuropsychological assessment in criminal cases ...
Dr Ranu in WOODFORD GREEN
Clinical forensic medicine (general) • Clinical forensic medicine - wounding • Fitness to detain • Fitness to interview • Road Traffic Act (alcohol & drugs) • Traffic medicine • Police complaints • Custody medicine • Trauma • Assault • ABH • GBH • Assessment of victims of torture • Interpretation of scarring • Cardiff University Bond Solon Expert Witness Certificate (Criminal Law) by examination 2015
Dr Zakrzewski in EASTBOURNE
I am accepting instructions in all types and phases of legal proceedings. My expertise covers all areas of general & neuropsychiatry, including anxiety, depressive & psychotic disorders, personality disorders, psychological reactions to stress & trauma, learning disabilities, head injuries, autistic spectrum, chronic pain, alcohol & substance misuse. Patients also seen at Brighton, Tunbridge Wells, Kent and London. Email contact preferable Any indispensable postal ...
Dr Mundy in MAIDENHEAD
Analysis of biological fluids for alcohol • Gas chromatography • Breath alcohol testing instrumentation • Physiology of alcohol • Calculations of breath, blood & urine alcohol levels from known consumption • Problems with breath sampling for alcohol
Dr Bird in LONDON
Dr Bird is a Consultant Psychiatrist who trained with the Inns of Court Law School and is accredited as an expert witness with the Royal College of Psychiatrists. He has provided expert opinion in over 300 cases, about 55% being commissioned by plaintiffs and 45% by defendants. He has higher qualifications in internal medicine as well as psychiatry, and for 3 years was a Visiting Professor in the USA. As a specialist in Liaison Psychiatry working closely with physicians and surgeons, he has ...
Dr De in NOTTINGHAM
Psychiatry & psychiatric disorders • Elderly/old age psychiatry • Offender assessment • Psychiatric assessment • Testamentary capacity • Dangerousness & risk assessment • Mental Health Act & reviews
Dr Plowman in BIRMINGHAM
I specialise in the neuropsychological assessment of the cognitive, emotional and behavioural consequences of acquired brain injury in adults following road traffic accidents, assaults, anoxia or exposure to toxic substances. I have experience in neurotoxicology, epilepsy, drug and alcohol misuse, tumours and HIV, and in the areas of personal injury and clinical negligence. ...
Mr Lomas in SEVENOAKS
Impact of educational provision on life chances, employability & education • Impact of medical treatment on life chances, employability & education • Impact of head injury on life chances, employability & education • Special Educational Needs, including 'failure to educate' • Bullying (child & adult) • Child & adult learning difficulties
Dr Kurian in WOLVERHAMPTON
All aspects of general adult psychiatry, including forensic, alcohol dependence, drug addiction • Mental Health Act appeals • Psychiatric sequelae of injuries • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Stress-related psychiatric disorders
Dr Taberner in BRISTOL
Alcohol metabolism • Alcohol abuse & dependence • Behavioural effects of psychoactive drugs • Drug interactions, untoward reactions
Mrs Smith in SLOUGH
Fingerprint Expert with more than 26 years' experience, having conducted thousands of fingerprint comparisons and examined crime scene and fingerprint evidence in numerous cases, with offences ranging from burglary, fraud, immigration matters and theft to arson, rape, terrorism and murder. Has also attended Crown Courts, Magistrates' Courts and Youth Courts to give expert advice and testimony on many occasions. Work includes: ...
Dr Vincenti in NORTHALLERTON
All matters pertaining to adult & old age psychiatry • Particular expertise in: • Psychiatric & psychological sequelae of stress & trauma, particularly post-traumatic stress • Occupational health in relation to psychiatry • Postnatal mental disorder • Medical negligence • Approved clinician for the purposes of the Mental Health Act • Mental Capacity Act Deprivation of Liberty Assessor
Dr Pearson in LONDON
Negligence in relation to prescribing & adverse reactions to drugs • Poisonings, including carbon monoxide & lead, effect of drugs & medication on intent, alcohol problems • Reflex sympathetic dystrophy • Hypertension • Chronic fatigue/ME • Joint Expert Witness Trained, Disability Discrimination Tribunals • Dispensing errors • New psychoactive substances
Dr Chatfield in SOUTH GODSTONE
Adhesives • Body fluids, alcohol in • Bitumens & asphalts • Corrosion & metal treatment • Detergents & wetting agents • Surfactants • Forensic science • Paints • Sealants • Printing inks • Packaging materials • Plastics • Rubbers • Colour measurement • Skid resistance & slip testing • Double-glazing failures • Patent infringements • Road markings
Dr Seneviratne in LONDON
Extensive experience of appearing at court & tribunals • Also instructed as a joint expert witness & assessor for insurance companies • Fields of expertise include: • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Personal injury • Psychosis • Addictive behaviour • Criminal responsibility • Fitness to plead • Witness assessment • Mental disorder • Dangerousness • Road traffic offences • Drink-drive offences • Mental Health Act reviews • Regularly instructed in civil & criminal cases
Dr Kelly in SHEFFIELD
Any form of mental illness • Personality disorders • Alcohol misuse problems • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Capacity & competence • Medical litigation • Personal injury, psychological sequelae
Professor Ciclitira in LONDON
Gastroenterology & general internal medicine • Hepatology • Inflammatory bowel disease • Malabsorption, including pancreatic & coeliac disease & peptic ulcer disease ...
Dr D C Woods BSc PhD MCSFS MEWI in DURHAM
Blood evidence, including detection, pattern interpretation & event reconstruction • Fingerprints • Hair, textile & non-textile fibres • Semen & saliva • Damaged clothing • Wound patterns & injuries caused by weapons • Evaluation of DNA evidence • Independent DNA profiling • Colleagues listed below also report on mobile telephone, cell site analysis, computer & imagery evidence • Ammunition • Ballistics • Explosions • Explosives • Firearms • Firearms residues • Arson • Fire investigations • Paints • Paint failures • Drugs & toxicology • ...
Dr Bliss in PETERBOROUGH
Forensic Pharmacologist & Professional Investigator Special interest in psychiatric side effects and substances of misuse; also anti-doping measures in sport. Recent activity and interests include: • Cases involving poisoning with chemicals or drugs; suspicious deaths & attempted murder • Drug interactions and side effects, especially in relation to psychiatric & criminal behaviour • Cases involving drugs suspected of having compromised mens rea • Causality ...
Dr Umoh in WESTCLIFF-ON-SEA
Assessment, diagnosis & management of mental disorders, including substance misuse disorders, mental disorders in civil & criminal proceedings, fitness to plead, advice on sentencing of mentally disordered offenders, assessment of offending risk • Post-traumatic stress disorder, other forms of psychological impacts of trauma • Negligence & the psychiatric consequences of it • Substance misuse • Employment advice, fitness to return to work, prognosis of impact of returning to work • Specialist ...
Dr Coleman in WOLVERHAMPTON
Toxicology (general) • Pharmacology (general) • Toxicology of metals • Pharmacology • Pharmacokinetics • Toxicology of alcohol • Alcohol backtrack calculations • Adverse drug reactions • Drug interactions • Dispensing errors
Dr King in PADDOCK WOOD
Dr King specialises both in assessments of adults & children in the context of family proceedings & private law disputes, along with forensic issues (risk assessment, parole board reports, pre-sentencing reports, psychopathy assessments, veracity of evidence, fitness to plead & culpability). She also undertakes personal injury work. Recent instructions have encompassed: ...
Mr Hughes in ST HELENS
Children • Adults • Intellectual ability • Functional skills • Literacy • Communication • Police interview • Need for appropriate adult • Understanding of interview caution • Understanding of documents & forms • Readability of documents • Fitness to plead • Capacity to instruct/participate • Special measures in Court • Need for intermediary • Vulnerable witness • Suggestibility • Compliance • Learning difficulty • Disability • Specific learning difficulties • Dyslexia • Dyspraxia • ADHD • Attention difficulties • Hyperactivity • Autism • Asperger ...
Dr I'Anson in CHESTER
Clinical psychology as it applies to the following areas: • Child development & parenting • Family dynamics & attachment issues • Trauma & dissociation • Adolescent self-harm • Criminality & offending • As such, I am able to accept instructions for family law work, criminal, personal injury & private law cases
Mr Stephens in SPENNYMOOR
Handwriting analysis • Altered or forged documents • Blood & breath alcohol calculations • 'Hip flask' defence calculations • Consideration of interfering substances • Drug identification & value • Fingerprint identification • Investigation of road traffic accidents not subject to police reports • Vehicle examination • Cases involving arson & explosives • Blood & bloodstaining • Semen & saliva • Glass & paint fragments • Footwear impressions • Loss of earnings • Health & safety issues • Dispute of control & restraint • DNA ...
Dr Bunnage in BRISTOL
Clinical neuropsychological assessment • Assessment of cognitive, psychological & behavioural function • Psychometric testing • Brain injury & disease • Traumatic brain injury & head injury • Stroke • Dementia • Epilepsy • Alcohol • Anoxia • Differentiating organic, psychological & behavioural causes of problems, including comment on issues of malingering • Personal injury compensation • Prognosis • Rehabilitation ...
Dr Millar in ENFIELD
Experienced practising gastroenterologist & interventional endoscopist • Special interests include post-infective irritable bowel syndrome, endoscopy, colonoscopy, ERCP, liver disease & viral hepatitis • Extensive experience of preparation of legal reports, including over 300 reports for Irwin Mitchell Solicitors & other solicitors • Cases include personal injury resulting from gastrointestinal infections & gastrointestinal disease resulting from allegations of negligence & malpractice
Dr Dhar in LONDON
Harley Street medico-legal practice • Personal injury causation & quantum • Employment disability & discrimination • Negligence & duty of care • Mental capacity & testamentary capacity • Criminal mitigation & psychiatric defences • Immigration cases • Reports prepared within 2 weeks of instruction ...
Mr Duxbury in GLASGOW
Subspecialist interests: • Surgical management of pancreatic, liver, gallbladder & biliary tree disease • Emergency general surgery • Daycase surgery • Procedures: • Laparoscopic & open liver, pancreatic & biliary surgery (benign & malignant disease) • Laparoscopic & open cholecystectomy, bile duct exploration, management of bile duct injuries, splenectomy, hernia surgery, minor operations, e.g. skin lesions • Trained in endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
Dr Glynn in LONDON
Medico-legal work for plaintiff & defendant (and also independent reports for NHS Trust & Coroners) in the areas of: • General medicine • Gastroenterology • Gastrointestinal endoscopy • Liver disease • Inflammatory bowel disease • Ulcerative colitis • Crohn's disease • Clinical nutrition • Hepatitis • Viral hepatitis
Dr McCulloch in LONDON
Assessment of neuropsychological functioning for medico-legal or rehabilitation purposes following head injury post-concussion states or other neurological event • Assessment & treatment of mental health problems such as depression, anxiety, adjustment disorders & post-traumatic stress disorder • Assessment & treatment of chronic health problems, including chronic pain
Dr Frazer in LEEDS
Psychiatric assessment & treatment of offenders (forensic psychiatry) • All aspects of drug & alcohol dependency • All aspects of general practice • I prepare some 200 court reports per year in respect of the aforesaid subjects & I am accustomed to giving oral evidence in court on a monthly basis • I have left general practice to concentrate on psychiatry • Approved under Section 12(2) of Mental Health Act 1983 • Honorary Senior Lecturer to the University of Leeds • Consultant Psychiatrist with special ...
Dr Mynors-Wallis in POOLE
Psychiatric disorders • Post-traumatic stress & other related disorders • Depressive disorders • Anxiety disorders • Psychotic disorders • Alcohol & drug misuse • Personal injury assessments • Risk assessment • Child care parent assessments • Equality Act assessments • Medical negligence • Consultant Psychiatrist at Dorset Healthcare NHS Trust (Medical Director 2000-2015) • Registrar, Royal College of Psychiatrists 2010-2015 • Visiting Professor, Bournemouth University • Chair, South West Clinical Network in Mental Health
Dr Payne-James in SOUTHMINSTER
Accident • Assault • Injury • Trauma • Wounding • Personal injury • Medical negligence • Road Traffic Act (drink/drug drive fitness) • Drug & alcohol misuse • Clinical forensic medicine • Fitness to detain • Fitness to be interviewed • Sexual assault • Death in custody • Care in custody • Police complaints • Parenteral nutrition • Enteral nutrition • Tube feeding • Nutrition • Intravenous feeding • Venous access • Thrombophlebitis • Assessment of post-mortem stomach contents • Self-inflicted injury ...
Dr Bott in HARTFIELD
Depressive disorders • Anxiety disorders • Alcoholism • Stress in employment • Psychological effects of accidents, including PTSD & assault, including rape • Civil matters relating to access to children • Psychological reaction to medical, surgical or obstetric negligence • Post-traumatic embitterment disorder
Dr Markos in email contact only
• Fellow of the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians • Fellow of the European Conjoint Committee for Sexual Medicine • Certificate & Diploma in Medical Education • Diploma in Health Care Managment ...
Dr White in BIRMINGHAM
Liaison psychiatry • Eating disorders • Head injury • PTSD & related disorders • Medical negligence • General psychiatry • Employment issues • Psychiatric occupational health
Dr Berry in EAST GRINSTEAD
Drug testing • Alcohol test calculations • Toxicological interpretation • Clinical toxicology • Forensic toxicology • Alcohol • Drugs • Drugs & driving • Substance misuse • Drug-facilitated crime • Child custody • Drugs - licit & illicit • Drugs & personal injury • Insurance reports
Dr Campbell in LEEDS
Authorised analyst for Road Traffic Act, back calculations, spiking, etc. • Public Analyst - all aspects of chemical analysis of food and interpretation in a legal context: composition, additives, allergens, contaminants, authenticity, description, foreign body identification, nutritional analysis, food fraud, illegal dyes, food contact materials, nutritional and health claims • Agricultural Analyst - analysis of animal feeds
Dr Gimson in CAMBRIDGE
Extensive experience of indications for & management of acute & chronic liver diseases in hospital practice • Management of disorders of the bile ducts & pancreas & their appropriate investigation • Experience of the problems associated with endoscopy & endoscopic therapeutic techniques, including ERCP • Experienced in the assessment, investigation & management of patients requiring adult liver transplantation • Extensive list of published peer review articles, review articles, book chapters & proceedings
Dr Morrison in MAUCHLINE
Clinical forensic medicine, including all aspects of police surgeon duties, e.g. fitness to be detained, examination of injured parties, including sexual assault, external examination of dead bodies, forensic blood sampling, substance abuse & most aspects of mental health examination • General medical practice: this applies to the daily, routine & emergency care of patients • Particular interests are the treatment of depressed patients, women's health, child health & community hospital work, ...
Dr Di Lustro in MARKET HARBOROUGH
Psychiatric reports for persons detained in secure conditions • Gender-specific (especially female) psychiatric issues • Reports for Mental Health Review Tribunals • Mental Health Act 1983 assessments • Psychiatric reports in criminal & civil cases • Assessment of: fire-setting behaviour, homicide cases, insanity, fitness to plead, sexual offending, violent offending • Assessment for: claims for sexual abuse, child custody cases, testamentary capacity
Dr Bickle in NOTTINGHAM
Criminal & Parole Board • Fitness to plead • Fitness to be interviewed • Effective participation in legal proceedings • Insanity • Diminished responsibility • Loss of control • Duress • Risk assessment & dangerousness • Disposal • Mitigation • Prognosis • Effect of imprisonment on mental health • Parole recommendations • Violent offences • Sexual offences • Arson • Drugs offences • Committed to providing a speedy response to enquiries & timely opinion
Mr Bishop in WATERLOOVILLE
Alcohol technical defences • Calculation of blood, breath & urine concentrations • Alcohol backtracking calculations • Post-driving drinks & laced drinks calculations • Metabolism of alcohol • Failure to provide situations • Drink/drug driving under the influence • Interaction of medications with alcohol • Illicit drug use • Alcohol/drug-assisted aggravated/sexual assault • Effects of alcohol/drugs/medication • Interpretation of forensic reports
Dr Horsford in LONDON
Neuropsychological assessments • Parenting assessments • Assessment of cognitive & intellectual abilities • Sexual abuse & risk assessments • Mental health & mental capacity assessments • Disability assessments • Drug use & addiction • Occupational stress & depression • Offender assessment & fitness to plead • Performance & fitness to work assessments • Equality, diversity & human rights • Recruitment & selection • Children Act • Employment Tribunals • Unfair dismissal • Expertise working with black & minority ethnic communities ...
Dr Vaidya in SHEFFIELD
Medico-legal assessments of children & young people & their families in public law (care proceedings - Single Joint Expert) & private law (contact & residence) • Advice to Social Services & courts on placement, residential & fostering • Advice on therapeutic input for successful placement • Youth offending: assessment for ADHD, autism, dangerousness, fitness to plead • Risk assessment, presence of mental disorder & pre-sentencing assessments • Personal injury in children & adolescents
Dr Mould in GUILDFORD
As a Clinical Pharmacist, Clinical Pharmacologist and Toxicologist, I have over 43 years' experience in assessing and identifying the action of drugs in the body. Over the last 12 years I have prepared expert reports in the fields of clinical pharmacy, clinical pharmacology and toxicology. My current expertise is in: • Determining the action of drugs on the body • How the body responds to drugs • How drugs are transported within the body ...
Ms Anne Franc CBiol MSB in LONDON
Forensic Equity is a leading provider of forensic science services. With well over 1,000 years of combined experience, our scientists cover all of the major forensic disciplines. All of our services and fee rates are suitable for legal aid applicants and we are always happy to receive case papers and will assess these and provide an initial opinion without charge. Our departments include: • Forensic biology • Forensic chemistry • Digital forensics • Drugs of abuse • Fingerprints • Firearms ballistics & ...
Dr Proctor in TARPORLEY
Independent evaluation of psychological & psychiatric problems, including criminal cases • Reviews of Mental Health Act detentions • Family law • Personal injury
Mr Forrester in BY LAURENCEKIRK
My special interests are in forensic issues and diagnosis in autism spectrum disorder (ASD), including Asperger's syndrome. Working with people affected by ASD since 1991, working closely with forensic and other psychiatric services, social workers, solicitors and the court service since at least 2000. I receive referrals for assessment from various departments, typically considering diagnostic issues, risk, potential involvement of symptoms in criminal behaviour, and recommendation of supports ...
Mr Baker in STOKE-ON-TRENT
Glass analysis • Paint analysis • Fibre analysis • Footwear mark & toolmark comparisons • Forensic evidence, general • Analytical chemistry • Drink drive calculations • Drug analysis, valuation & packaging • MDT analysis • Drug driving • Electronic tags
Professor Green in HELSBY
Post-traumatic stress disorder • Depressive disorders • Drugs in psychiatry, such as antidepressants & antipsychotics • Medical examinations (professional) • Medical negligence • Schizophrenia ...
Dr Sakhuja in CARDIFF
Medico-legal work 1. Personal injury - all aspects of personal injury 2. Medical negligence 3. Psychiatric consequences of medical negligence 4. Family law 5. Drug & alcohol testing 6. Hair analysis for family courts Treatments for addictions & psychiatric illness Tier 1 APIL Expert • CUBS Expert Witness Certificate • Certificate of Medical Reporting - 1
Dr Thirumalai in MILTON KEYNES
I have been preparing & have extensive experience in preparing medico-legal reports for the CPS, solicitors, the probation service & tribunals. My areas of expertise include: • Criminal cases (murder, manslaughter, GBH, arson, sexual offending, theft, shoplifting, burglary, drug possession, harassment, criminal damage, ABH, assault) • Assessment of risk & dangerousness • Diagnosis clarification • Fitness to plead • PTSD • Trauma sequelae • Addiction & compulsions • Trauma assessment • Accident victims • Criminal ...
Professor Moore in LONDON
Hepatology • Liver disease • Ascites • Hepatorenal • Cirrhosis • Acute liver failure • Hepatic encephalopathy • Drug hepatotoxicity • Drug-induced liver injury • Clinical pharmacology & therapeutics • Adverse effects of drugs, alcohol, paracetamol overdose • Biochemical analysis • Mass spectrometry • Drug patent disputes • Oxidative stress • Clinical biochemistry • General internal medicine • Acute medicine • Acute medical emergencies
Dr Hanson in SWINDON
Disorders of the digestive system • Inflammatory bowel disease • Irritable bowel syndrome • Post-infective irritable bowel syndrome • Acute gastrointestinal infections • Traveller's diarrhoea • Stress-related gastrointestinal disorders • Liver disorders • Endoscopy • Colonoscopy • ERCP • Biliary disease • Dyspepsia • All areas of gastroenterology
Dr Cullen in GODALMING
Personal injury: • PTSD • Depression • Chronic pain & medically unexplained symptoms • Exacerbation of pre-existing mental illness • Traumatic brain injury • Criminal: • Fitness to plead • Mens rea assessments • Juvenile offending • Drug & alcohol assessments • CICA assessments • Family: • Parental mental health assessments • Personality disorders • Drug & alcohol assessments • Employment: • Disability & discrimination • Disciplinary proceedings • Assessments for work • Housing: • Disability & vulnerability ...
Dr Jones in WIRRAL
Forensic Physician since 1995, Principal since 2003: adult & child sexual assault examinations • Expert witness work since 2006: reports & evidence in court • Expert opinion primarily in the field of sexual assault & child sexual abuse • Fellow of Faculty of Forensic & Legal Medicine • Accredited Psychosexual Therapist (COSRT) since 1991: opinion on matters of sexual difficulty • Named Doctor for Safeguarding Children, Wirral PCT 2003-2010 • Holds Expert Witness Certificate (CUBS)
Dr Falkowski in LONDON
Psychiatry, including: • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Personal injury • Psychosis • Addictions • Psychiatric assessment • Criminal responsibility • Fitness to plead • Witness assessment • Mental disorders • Dangerousness • Mental Health Act reviews
Dr Moosa in BLACKBURN
Personal injury • Medical negligence • Family courts proceedings • Criminal & forensic reports • PTSD • Occupational health • Adult ADHD • Drugs & alcohol • Sexual abuse • Personality disorders • Mood disorders & psychoses • I have admitting privileges at the Priory Hospital, Preston • I am the Lead Consultant for the Priory Day Care Services
Dr Walton in BRISTOL
Clinical neuropsychological assessment • Psychometric testing & issues • Head injury • Mild head injury • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Epilepsy • Stroke • Alcohol abuse • Personal injury compensation • Neurological disease ...
Mr Kershaw in WARRINGTON
EC-registered Analytical Chemist (until register closed March 2014) • EC-registered eligibility as Qualified Person in the pharmaceutical industry • Senior Lecturer in Forensic Analytical Science & Forensic Science Subject Leader at Manchester Metropolitan University • Former member of several MAFF, EC, BSI & ISO committees & working parties • Author of both refereed papers & other articles • Microbiological & chemical consultancy, testing & writing, including chemistry, chemicals, microbiology, micro-organisms, ...
Dr Amin in SALE
Assessment of mental incapacity • Capacity assessment • Medical/clinical negligence (adult psychiatry)
Mrs Jenkins in DURHAM
Alcohol: • Calculation of blood, breath & urine concentrations • Metabolism of alcohol • Interaction of medications with alcohol • Failure to provide situations • Post-driving drinks & laced drinks calculations • Drugs: • The effect of prescribed & controlled drugs on an individual's demeanour (particularly in relation to their driving ability) • Typical purities & usage patterns for controlled drugs • Examination of drugs
Dr Buck in UTTOXETER
Chimney stack emissions & dispersion • Air pollution: dispersion & effects • Occupational hygiene & safety • Toxicology of industrial & environmental chemicals • Biological & chemical aspects of forensic science • Water pollution & its effects • Analytical chemistry • Odour assessment & control • Alcohol & drink driving • Environmental & occupational noise
Dr Anderson in EXETER
HCPC registered • Protected titles: Chartered Psychologist, Clinical Psychologist, Forensic Psychologist, Counselling Psychologist, Occupational Psychologist • In private practice since 1980 • Provided psychological reports & expert testimony in civil & criminal cases in the UK, the USA & Bermuda • Experience in: criminal law, personal injury, prison law, employment matters, immigration, child & family matters, & educational needs
Dr Quantrill in LONDON
I specialise in failure to provide (breathalyser) cases for which I have written over 70 reports and appeared in court many times. Other interests include asthma in relation to damp housing, lung injury due to smoke inhalation and coroners' cases. ...
Mr Wysocki in WORCESTER
Pharmacy • Pharmaceutical industry • Pharmacovigilance & medicines safety • Medication errors (prescribing, storing, dispensing, preparation, administration) & their risk minimisation & prevention • Pharmaceutical packaging • Patient & prescribing information (therapeutic indications, dosage & administration, contraindications, warnings & precautions for use) • Off label/unlicensed use of medicines • Adverse drug reactions/side-effects • Drug interactions • Overdose • Formulation & excipients • Risk benefit balance
Dr Smith in LONDON
General hepatology • Viral hepatitis & antiviral treatment • Acute & chronic liver failure • Referral for liver transplantation • Post-infectious irritable bowel syndrome - over 100 reports completed
Dr Cockbill in CHEPSTOW
Legal & ethical requirements for community, hospital, veterinary & academic pharmacy practice • Pharmacology: drug interactions, pharmacokinetics & dynamics, formulation, veterinary pharmacy • Licensing of new drugs for human & animal use • Former lecturer in law, formulation science, veterinary pharmacy, wound management (human & animal wounds) at the Welsh School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences • Currently Honorary Lecturer at the Welsh School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences
Dr Skett in GLASGOW
Clearance of alcohol from the body • Metabolism of alcohol • Calculation of blood or breath alcohol concentrations • Interaction of alcohol with other drugs • Clearance of drugs & chemicals from the body • Toxic effects of drugs & chemicals • Uses & abuses of drugs • Drugs of abuse
Dr Jarman in LONDON
44 years' experience as medical expert witness in adult psychiatry • Cases include, but are not confined to, personal injury, stress at work, unfair dismissal, DDA, etc. & diagnoses, PTSD, depressive illness, anxiety states, phobias, substance abuse, somatoform disorders, etc. • Frequent experience of giving evidence in court • Overall 50/50 claimant/defendant but currently 90% defendant
Dr Goodhead in DONCASTER
General psychiatry • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Post-concussional syndrome • Alcohol dependence • PTSD • Adjustment disorders
Dr Birch in BROMLEY
I am very experienced in working with young people & families, particularly in child neglect & protection, family disturbance, substance abuse & domestic violence. I am a leading authority on adolescence, teenage pregnancy & early parenting, & I have worked with psychopathic personalities & a variety of disorders such as borderline personalities, learning disabilities & with children in situations of physical, emotional & sexual abuse, as well as factitious illness (Munchausen)-type syndromes & ...
Dr Kelly in NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Acquired & developmental neuropsychological disorders of childhood, including neonatal injuries, specifically potentially medical negligence issues, & traumatic brain injury • Acquired neuropsychological disorders in adults, including traumatic brain injuries & injuries resulting from potential medical negligence
Dr Pradhan in BIRMINGHAM
Psychopathology & psychiatric disorders • Trauma sequelae (psychiatry, including personal injury) • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Personality disorder • Criminal responsibility (psychiatric assessment) • Fitness to plead (psychiatric assessment) • Dangerous & risk assessment (psychiatric) • Crime victims (psychiatry) • Offender assessment (psychiatric) • Witness assessment & testamentary capacity • Criminal behaviour • Child & family cases (custody cases) • Psychiatric care & rehabilitating • Disability ...
Dr Conning in SEVENOAKS
Assessment of adolescents & adults: criminal, family & civil proceedings & personal injury cases • Criminal work includes: assessment of intellectual & cognitive functioning, assessment of mental health problems, e.g. depression, anxiety, OCD, PTSD, phobias • Family court work includes: the assessment of cognitive/intellectual functioning, capacity, psychological functioning, attachment • Personal injury work includes: assessment of the psychological sequelae of traumatic events & ...
Professor Denney in SEVENOAKS
Body fluids, alcohol in • Chemical analysis, alcohol backtrack calculations • Analysis of drugs • Drug abuse • Drugs on banknotes • Forensic science • Breath analysers • Pharmaceutical & clinical analysis • Hazardous chemicals • Breath & blood alcohol values • DNA interpretation • Visiting Professor in forensic science at Kingston University
Dr Josse in LONDON
Clinical forensic medicine - civil & criminal • Postgraduate medical education • Complaints • Tuberculosis
Dr Calder in GIRTON
Trauma & the pathological effects of this on the body • Forensic medicine in the context of sudden & unexpected death • Diseases & death in relation to the working environment • Hospital procedures resulting in misadventures & death • Diving accidents & related medical problems of a hyperbaric environment, which also includes aspects of drowning • Independent witness at first autopsies in UK & abroad, & conductor of second autopsies on instruction • Advice & opinion on occupationally related diseases
Ms Jackson in LONDON
Assessment of attachment & bonding in families • Assessment of parenting, including in the context of child care proceedings • Alcohol & drug abuse as pertaining to parenting ability • Domestic violence, physical, sexual & emotional abuse as pertaining to parenting ability • Adult cognitive & personality assessment, including own family history in relation to ability to parent • Cognitive assessment of adults to determine competence, identify learning difficulties & disabilities, & make recommendations • ...
Dr Allen in HIGH WYCOMBE
All matters pertaining to adult general psychiatry • Special interest in drug- & alcohol-related issues & those involving putative automatism • Experience in assessing perpetrators of sexual abuse • Regular involvement in the assessment of adults in family psychiatry • Regular involvement in the assessment & diagnosis of post-traumatic stress disorder
Mr McInally in COVENTRY
I am Principal Forensic Scientist with Forensic Assessment, and have been a full time practising Forensic Scientist for over 37 years, dealing primarily with various aspects of the scientific investigation of crime. Over the past 22 years I have been acting almost exclusively on behalf of Criminal Defence Solicitors in criminal proceedings that involve certain aspects of forensic science. Such involvement includes the examination of exhibits and scientific case ...
Dr Britto in HUDDERSFIELD
Psychiatric & psychological consequences of road traffic accidents • Assault victims • Crime victims • Post-traumatic stress disorder due to any cause • Psychiatric assessment of criminal responsibility • Fitness to plead • Fitness to be interviewed in custody • Pre-sentence reports • Mental disorder as defence • Healthcare & medical negligence, mental health • Mental Health Act 1983, independent reports for tribunals, disciplinary committees & trade unions • Assessment of anxiety disorders • Depression • Alcoholism ...
Dr McCarter in BRISTOL
Neuropsychological assessment of individuals with known, suspected or claimed brain damage or dysfunction, including head injury, cerebrovascular accident, anoxia, neurological disease, alcohol or developmental disorder • Delineation of the extent of impairment to cognitive, memory & behavioural functions as a result of injury or disease • Prognosis for future educational & vocational options • Comment on issues of malingering or non-organic factors influencing performance & presentation ...
Dr Blyth in BIRMINGHAM
Adoption • Asylum seekers • Attachment • Child abuse (all types) • Chronic & enduring childhood illness • Cognitive assessments • Contact disputes • Child development • Domestic violence • Foster placements • Gender identity disorder • Learning disabilities • Mental capacity • Mental health • Multicultural & multiracial families • Non-accidental injuries & child death • Parents in prison • Risk behaviours (injury to self & others) • Sexual abuse • Sexualised behaviour • Sibling relationships • Substance abuse • Trauma • Implacable hostility
Mr Flatman in FAVERSHAM
Family assessments • Child care • Quality of parenting • Attachments within families • General family matters • Psychometric cognitive assessments • Assessments of learning difficulties • Child, adult & family • Clinics in Maidstone & Faversham