This list shows every expert witness in the UK Register of Expert Witnesses who claims expertise in Children. Click on any expert witness to view full details. You may prefer to interactively search the Register.

Mr Palos in LONDON
During the 31 years of my business life I have practised as a surveyor advising on many aspects of residential and commercial property, investment, development and management. This includes: • Valuation • Survey • Pathology • Defect diagnosis • Sale • Letting • Purchase • Management • Repair • Advice on landlord and tenant • Dilapidations • Boundary disputes • Party walls • Right to light • Building disputes I have extensive valuation experience on residential and commercial properties throughout London, the South East and UK wide procured...
Developmental paediatrics • All aspects of safeguarding children and child protection, including physical abuse, child sexual abuse, neglect, fabricated and induced illness and perplexing presentations.
Mrs Kyle in TAUNTON
34 years' clinical experience within NHS and freelance • Expertise in adult and paediatric dietetics in acute and community settings • Previously professional and clinical lead with responsibility for managing and developing dietetic services • Registrant dietitian for fitness to practise tribunals with HCPC • Paediatric: traumatic injury, artificial feeding, neuro-disability, ARFID, ASD • Adult: artificial feeding, surgical, medical, neuro-disability, eating disorders, LD
Mr Carr has a tertiary adult and paediatric ENT practice focusing primarily on otology, neuro-otology, hearing implantation, including cochlear implantation and lateral skull base surgery. He is interested in all aspects of ENT surgery, with a recognised area of specialism in paediatric and adult otology, including congenital and acquired hearing loss, hearing implantation, chronic ear disease, trauma, industrial deafness, tinnitus and balance. Consulting at BMI Thornbury Hospital, Sheffield.
An experienced educational psychologist with considerable and successful experience at carrying out a range of assessments to detect specific learning difficulties, including the effects of brain injury on a child's ability to learn. Qualified to conduct a range of psychometric tests with children and young people between the ages of 6 and 16. Able to assess a child's learning potential as well as those forms of teaching which will best help a child to learn.
Mr Baskind in WIRRAL
Probably the most sought-after expert in his field. Instructed in claimant, defendant and criminal cases for Home Office, Ministry of Justice, Treasury Solicitor, Prison Officers Association and other firms of solicitors • Experienced in single joint expert instructions • Expert in all aspects of self-defence, physical restraint, personal safety and martial arts, including control and restraint systems taught to police, prison, hospital (including secure), schools and security personnel • Adviser to High Secure...
Professor Lalkhen in SALFORD
Pain management: assessment, diagnosis & prognosis of all pain syndromes • Pain following injury • Work-related pain disorders • Persistent & unexplained pain • Pain management programmes • Complications of analgesic management • Postoperative nerve problems • Chronic pain syndromes • Myofascial pain syndromes • Fibromyalgia • Pain in terminal disease • Spinal cord stimulation • Anaesthesia: general & regional anaesthesia • Epidural & spinal injections • Complications of postoperative analgesia • Acute pain & its consequences • Complex...
Dr Sanjay Suri has a total of 35 years’ experience with expertise in neuro-disability. He is not a paediatric neurologist nor a clinical psychologist. His neuro-disability expertise includes cerebral palsy, spina bifida, genetic syndromes, sensory deficits, global developmental delay and autism. He has 20 years' experience in medico-legal work and attended the Bond Solon expert witness report writing course in 2022. He has also participated in a mini-pupillage and courtroom skills course in the past. He has...
Mr Walklin in LONDON
FRP specialises in forensic investigations, corporate finance, debt, restructuring and financial advisory. Jon Walklin: Forensic video/image expert witness who has been directly involved in the investigation, examination and presentation of video evidence, with over 35 years' experience. Court experience including the High Court, Central Criminal Court and Court of Appeal. • Acquisition of video material • Post processing & enhancement of video material • Authentication of video material • Analysis, interpretation,...
Mr Pople in BRISTOL
Hydrocephalus • Spina bifida • Childhood neurological conditions (paediatric neurosurgery) • Lumbar disc disorders • Head injury • Neuro-endoscopy • Child abuse affecting the brain
Mr Collis in BINGLEY
SEND mediation • SEND Statutory Framework • SEND law
I am a senior-most Consultant Paediatric Surgeon at Nottingham University Hospital, since 2001. My special interests are neonatal surgery, gastrointestinal surgery, trauma and laparoscopic surgery. I am an examiner for the Intercollegiate Board in Paediatric Surgery for all the four colleges of surgeons in the UK. I have been Consultant Paediatric Surgeon at CNMC Washington DC and Chief of Paediatric Surgery at West Virginia University Hospital, USA. I have over 40 publications in peer-reviewed indexed journals...
Dr Millhouse in CAMBRIDGE
All matters of clinical negligence & personal injury relating to general dental practice • Particular interest in endodontics (root canal treatment), cosmetic dentistry, crown & bridge work, periodontology (gum treatment) & implantology
Dr Narayan in MANCHESTER
All aspects of paediatric respiratory medicine, namely any condition that affects a child’s lungs and airways (breathing tubes/windpipe). Areas of interest include asthma, chronic cough, recurrent chest infections, newborn breathing problems/reflux, allergy-related disorders, noisy breathing/stridor, bronchiolitis, sleep-related breathing disorder, paediatric bronchoscopy, bronchiectasis, congenital lung disease, cystic fibrosis, and rare lung disorders. Sleep and long-term ventilation.
Dr Edward in EDINBURGH
I am a practising Chartered Clinical Psychologist offering assessment and therapeutic intervention to children and adolescents. I have expert witness experience specifically in relation to children and adolescents. Prior cases have concerned child development, custody, contact, abuse (including sexual abuse), trauma (including RTA) and adoption. Cases involving adults relating to specific issues of trauma or sexual violence may also be considered.
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 and forms • Fitness to plead • Capacity to instruct/participate • Special measures in court • Need for Intermediary • Vulnerable witness • Suggestibility • Compliance • Learning difficulty • Disability • Specific learning difficulties • Neurodiversity • Dyslexia • Dyspraxia • ADHD • Attention difficulties • Hyperactivity • Autism • Asperger Syndrome • Reasonable...
Dr Novelli in LONDON
I am a specialist in paediatric infectious diseases. I am competent to accept instructions in all matters dealing with transmission, pathogenesis & sequelae of most infections seen in developed countries (including HIV/AIDS). I have a particular interest in tuberculosis, HIV & infections in the immune compromised. Although I only deal with a limited number of neonates in my practice, I am still competent in this area.
Food intolerance - dietary recommendations • Failure to thrive - paediatrics • Enteral feeding - adult & paediatrics • Nutritional requirements - adult & paediatrics • Diet & obesity • Nutritional assessment • Feeding problems • Obesity in children • Dysphagia problems • Dietary assessment • Dysphagia problems - children • Feeding problems - cerebral palsy • Poor growth - children
Professor Stein in LONDON
Also consulting at 14 The Tything, Worcester, WR1 1HD. Medico-legal report writing (family, civil, crime) • Divorce & separation • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Medical negligence • Children & adolescents with neuro-developmental processing problems • Children & adolescents who are not fulfilling their potential • Child & adolescent mental health • Family problems & family mediation • Child development • Children & adolescents with educational problems • Care proceedings • Mediation with schools • Medico-legal mediation • Removal...
Dr Jacobson in BECKENHAM
I have special interests in the fields of: • Neuropsychiatry • Affective disorders, including bipolar disorder • Psychiatric disorders following accidents, including post-traumatic stress disorder • Chronic pain • Neuropsychiatric sequelae of head injury • Brain damage in children & adults • Assessment of capacity
Dr Mallen in NORWICH
Dr John Mallen is in private practice as a Clinical Neuropsychologist. He is a Chartered Psychologist (CPsychol) and an Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society (AFBPsS) and is approved by the Health Professions Council as a Practitioner Psychologist (Registration Number: PYL 15629). Dr John Mallen has completed the appropriate British Psychological Society specialist conversion courses in Postgraduate Clinical Neuropsychology and Expert Witness Training, demonstrating the necessary skills, experience...
Dr Prajapati in EAST GRINSTEAD
Local anaesthetic and sedation • Paediatric dental care • Root treatment • Crown treatment • Deciduous teeth All correspondence to: British Medical Experts, 13 Park Terrace, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, SA31 3DG.
Mrs Martin-Alam in RICHMOND
Intellectual assessment of children & adults • Developmental & personality assessment • Assessment of emotional disturbance • Assessment of child abuse: physical, sexual, emotional • Assessing witness reliability & fitness to plead • Analysis of verbal, written & video evidence • Mental handicap • Crime & delinquency • Family assessment
Dr Herron in BELFAST
I specialise in fatal injuries to the head & spine. This may be in relation to murder with fatal assault, shaken baby syndrome, non-accidental injury, road traffic accidents, industrial injuries or any other causes of head or spine trauma. My expertise has been used in many murder cases. I have been involved in cases limited to allegations of medical negligence in hospitalised neurologically ill patients who subsequently die & assessment & diagnosis of dementia & other neurological & psychiatric conditions....
Mr Flatman in ASHFORD
Child, adult and family expert witness and treating psychologist
Dr Kumar in LONDON
Career • Dental surgeon for over 30 years with expertise in general dentistry, cosmetic dentistry • Implant surgeon for over 23 years • Special interest in orthodontics for over 18 years • NHS and private dentistry experience for 30 years Expertise With over 10 years' experience in writing reports and audits for dental surgeons and lawyers in matters arising from patient and regulatory complaints • Expertise on breach and causation • Expertise on dental regulatory guidelines and those of independent dental associations •...
Dr Sinnathuray in WINDSOR
General paediatrics • Tertiary neonatal medicine • Neonatal transport All correspondence to: British Medical Experts, 13 Park Terrace, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, SA31 3DG.
Dr Wiener in WATFORD
Psychiatry • Child psychiatry • Adolescent psychiatry • Psychopharmacology All correspondence to: British Medical Experts, 13 Park Terrace, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, SA31 3DG.
Mr Fellows in BRISTOL
Adult neurosurgery: hydrocephalus, trauma/head injury Paediatric neurosurgery: trauma/head injury, hydrocephalus, brain tumours, spinal tumours, spinal injury, spinal dysraphism, cranial dysraphism, intrathecal baclofen pumps, intracranial infection, intraspinal infection
Revd Dr Pemberton Ford in ROYSTON
Seasoned and experienced expert witness providing expert reports, and availability for in court cross-examination in criminal, immigration tribunal and on occasion family courts in the United Kingdom and internationally. One on one interviews with clients/victims are conducted where possible so that alongside providing detailed, research-based reports that factor in the most recent case law and/or legislation, the report is tailored to the specific vulnerabilities and characteristics of each client and their...
Dr Habibi in LONDON
Paediatric intensive care • Emergency medicine • Infectious diseases • Meningococcal disease • Meningitis & septicaemia • Respiratory diseases • Ethical issues • General paediatrics • Life expectancy • Sleep medicine
Mr Sadek in TAUNTON
Industrial deafness • Occupational rhinitis • Whiplash injury • Facial & neck trauma • Loss of sense of smell & taste in trauma • Deafness & tinnitus as a result of road traffic accidents • Vertigo in trauma
Dr Mittal has an extensive paediatric background, with experience in matters such as child protection, including neglect, fabricated and induced illness (FII), child deaths, behavioural paediatrics, and child development and disability.
Mr Lancer in DONCASTER
Also consults at: BMI Thornbury Hospital, 312 Fulwood Road, Sheffield, S10 3BR. Noise-induced hearing loss • Otology (all aspects) • Special interest in stapedectomy • Mastoid surgery • Facial nerve paralysis • Conductive deafness • Rhinoplasty • Nasal trauma • Nasal obstruction • Bat ears • Routine ENT problems (tonsillectomy, nasal septal surgery, etc.)
Special educational needs and disabilities for children and adults • Education, Health and Care Assessments and Plans; EHCP; EHCP tribunals • Inclusion in schools: school exclusions (permanent and fixed-term) • School attendance Neurodiversity: autism; ADHD in children and adults • Reasonable adjustments in the workplace for adults with autism and ADHD; ADHD in girls and women
Gary Simon specialises in the preparation of dental personal injury condition and prognosis reports • Reports are prepared on the instruction of solicitors acting for claimants or defendants, together with single joint expert instructions • All reports comply with current court rules • Accredited Member of the Academy of Experts • Expert (1st tier) Association of Personal Injury Lawyers Examinations Venue ICE Postgraduate Dental Institute & Hospital 24 Furness Quay Salford Quays M50 3XZ
Dr Hussain in MANCHESTER
Invisalign • Cosmetic dentistry • General dentistry • R4 clinical software and SOE EXACT All correspondence to: British Medical Experts, 13 Park Terrace, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, SA31 3DG.
Mr Kilmartin in DOWN
Failed foot surgery • Continued pain after foot surgery • Complications following foot surgery, including infection, recurrence of deformity, amputation • Complications following non-surgical podiatric & chiropody treatment, including nail surgery & verrucae treatment Also at: (i) Kingsbridge Private Hospital, Belfast , Northern Ireland (ii) Kingsbridge Private Hospital NW, Ballykelly , Northern Ireland
Dr Woo in LONDON
Dr Woo has been acting as an expert witness for 8 years. In 2022 he was awarded Pain Medicolegal Expert of the Year in Lawyer Monthly ’s Expert Witness Awards. Dr Woo is Consultant in Pain Medicine at Kings College Hospital. He obtained his medical degree with honours and multiple prizes from UCL, and an MSc from Edinburgh in Pain Management. He was Lead Advanced Pain Trainer and Supervisor for pain trainees. Dr Woo is Examiner for the Faculty of Pain Medicine, Royal College of Anaesthetists. He has published...
Mr Metcalfe in LYNDHURST
Medical negligence • Personal & industrial injury • Condition & prognosis • Areas of specialist interest: • Foot pathology • Claw toe • Morton's neuroma • Hallux valgus • Hallux rigidus/limitus • Tendon disorders • Achilles tendonopathy • Arthritis • Ganglions • Nail pathology • Bunions • Gait analysis • Pressure studies • F-scan • Feet & falls • Foot surgery • Arthroereisis • Claw toe correction • Nail surgery • Neuroma • Ganglions • Hallux valgus • Joint replacement (feet) • Ingrowing toe nail surgery • Joint fusion • Local & regional anaesthesia • Paediatric flat...
Professor Sullivan in email/phone contact only
I am accredited in paediatric gastroenterology since 1991 and have practised as a consultant in Teaching Hospitals for 30 years. I developed the paediatric gastroenterology service at the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford. My expertise covers the full range of gastrointestinal problems in children, especially those with neurodisability and cerebral palsy.
Mr Hobson frequently deals with patients with general ear, nose and throat (ENT) problems, and is particularly interested in snoring and sleep apnoea surgery, nasal problems, thyroid lumps and cancers, as well as children's ENT problems such as recurrent sore throats and deafness.
Mrs Kirk in ELY
Paediatric speech & language therapy • Development delay • Speech & language disorders • Autism spectrum disorder • Cerebral palsy • Down syndrome
Mrs Birnbaum in LONDON
Assessment of children & young people (3-25 years) with learning, emotional & behavioural difficulties • Preparation of detailed reports for family courts & appeals against Local Education Authority Education Act decisions • Submission of oral evidence • High court & tribunal experience • Experience as a single joint expert
Mr Allen in REDHILL
Areas of expertise: • Liability and reducing restraint, restriction and risk • Control and restraint, behaviour, special schools, pupils, social services, health, children and learning disability • Hazardous behaviour
Professor Ng OBE in ORMSKIRK
I hold dual accreditation as Consultant Paediatrician and Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist. I have a Master of Laws degree from the University of Liverpool. I have undergone medico-legal expert training courses and attended court with expertise in general paediatric and paediatric endocrinology cases (25% claimant, 25% defendant, 50% joint). I have provided 100+ medico-legal reports in all aspects of paediatric endocrinology and diabetes, child protection, road traffic accident and clinical negligence....
Dr Mahesh has a clinical interest in dyspepsia (gastric and duodenal ulcer, reflux), Barrett's oesophagus, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), chronic abdominal pain, inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), Crohn's and colitis, gastrointestinal cancer, diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy, and malnutrition, including complex gastrointestinal issues, obesity and malabsorption.
Mr Finn in LONDON
Leading world authority in martial arts and police arrest: dealing with cases involving violence, murder and use of force, hand weapons, assaults, self defence issues. Cases involve both civil and criminal litigation in these types of area. Mr Finn is a well known author and writer. He published the first Home Office-approved book on Police Arrest. He is trained in giving evidence in court, report writing and responsibilities of a single joint expert. He has over 50 years' experience in his field. He is an...
Dr Michel in LONDON
General dentistry • Oral surgery • Implants All correspondence to: British Medical Experts, 13 Park Terrace, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, SA31 3DG.
Experienced in all aspects of general dental practice, including crowns, bridges, implants, root canal & gum treatment • NHS & private complaints • Professional negligence • Personal injury • Trained in medico-legal report writing & Court appearance
Dr Hides in LEEDS
Clinical Psychologist and NHS Clinical Lead with 21 years of experience • Personal injury and RTA • Medical negligence • Cognitive assessments, including learning disabilities and difficulties, autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and assessments of cognitive functioning/IQ • Assessment and treatment of mental health problems such as anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), depression, personality disorder, adjustment disorders and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) • Work-related stress and trauma • Cognitive behavioural...
Mr Strachan in BINGLEY
Ear, nose & throat surgery • Rhinosinusitis • Rhinitis, including allergic rhinitis • Endoscopic sinus surgery • Nasal surgery • Hearing loss & deafness • Tinnitus • Ear surgery • Acute & chronic ear disease
Miss Bell in DOUGLAS
Dermal fillers • Lip fillers • Filler complications • Chemical peels • Botox • Laser hair removal • Intense pulse light lasers • Threads • General dentistry • Cosmetic dentistry • Dental trauma • MA in Dental Law and Ethics • PgDip Medical Aesthetics
Ms Caffrey in WESTRAY
My experience as an expert witness (as at December 2022) includes providing in excess of 150 reports. These cases are distributed between England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland and the Isle of Man. The cases involve custody sectors of police, prison, mental health, immigration, security staff and the children’s sector. (Custody commences from the point of initial contact and arrest.) I have provided my services for public inquiry, coroner, fatal accident inquiries, civil, criminal...
Qualified electrical engineer & computer consultant specialising in disability, workstation assessments, assistive technology assessments, expert witness reports & litigation support • Working as expert witness for over 15 years, with experience in adapting computers, assistive technology & environmental controls for people with mobility problems, visual impairment, brain injury & learning difficulties, ergonomic issues or complex disabilities • Specialist assessments & CPR35-compliant expert witness reports...
Mr Tweed in YORK
Local education authorities' responsibilities & negligence • Educational issues relating to school admissions & attendance • Parental rights & responsibilities regarding attendance, pupil behaviour, exclusion from school & related disciplinary matters • The rights & responsibilities of governing bodies • All matters relating to pupils' welfare & behaviour, & all issues concerning their special educational needs, including SEN tribunal issues, implementation of the Code of Practice & integration • Pupils' rights & responsibilities...
Mr Webber in KING'S LYNN
General ear, nose & throat surgery • Industrial & occupational deafness • Nasal trauma • Otology • Rhinology Also consulting at: Norfolk & Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (locum).
Mr Hoare in BEDFORD
Ear, nose, throat, head & neck surgery & medicine, including: • Deafness • Tinnitus • Balance disorders • Nasal trauma • Smell disturbance • Sinus problems • Voice problems • Tracheostomy cases • Head & neck cancers & benign tumours • General medical issues, including: • Consent • Communication • Training Additional email: [email protected]
Dr Cleaver in STOWMARKET
Statutory Special Educational Needs & Disabilities mediation & ADR • Statutory Special Educational Needs & Disabilities judicial ADR • Statutory Special Educational Needs & Disabilities Tribunal Appeals (SEND Chamber) • Special Educational Needs & Disabilities Statutory Framework & legislation • Special Educational Needs & Disabilities Mental Capacity Assessments • Special Educational Needs & Disabilities Youth Offending Team • Statutory Education, Health & Care Plan analysis & composition • Accredited CMC Training Provider...
Mrs Beazley Richards in HIGH HURSTWOOD
I am a Chartered Psychologist, a HCPC registered Clinical Psychologist, a UKCP registered Psychotherapist, and a Teaching and Supervising Transactional Analyst. I accept instructions in relation to psychological problems, intelligence, psychological trauma, cognitive impairment and mental illness, including capacity. I conduct risk assessments in family, criminal, extradition and personal injury matters. Specialism in child protection and in sexual and violent offences, with over 35 years' experience. Expertise...
Mr Francis in ENFIELD
Podiatric (foot and ankle) surgery • Chiropody, including podopaediatrics • Diabetic foot complications • Personal injury, including the foot and ankle • Biomechanics and orthoses • Forensic gait analysis Also consulting at: 9 Harley Street, London , W1G 9QY. All correspondence to the Enfield address.
Miss Joyce in LONDON
Paediatric dietetics, including the following: • Faltering growth • Malnutrition • Feeding problems • Dietary assessment • Micronutrient deficiencies • Nutritional requirements • Paediatric renal dietetics • Enteral tube feeding
Mr Hannah in LEYBURN
The care and welfare of young people with socialisation, behavioural and emotional problems
General neurosurgery excepting functional and pituitary neurosurgery • Oncology neurosurgery • Head injury • Spinal neurosurgery • Paediatric neurosurgery • Vascular neurosurgery • Degenerative spinal disease • Human factors and mathematical modelling of disease and treatment • Clinical trials Private Secretary: Jennifer Walton - [email protected]
Professor Fleming in OKEHAMPTON
Professor Fleming is also an Honorary Consultant Paediatrician, UHBW Foundation NHS Trust, Bristol. Consultant paediatrician experienced in: • Child abuse (young infants) • Intrapartum care • Perinatal care • Pre-term or low birthweight infant care • Neonatal intensive care • Perinatal & infant physiology • Infant care, general • Delivery room care of normal & high-risk infants • Sudden infant deaths • Fabricated or imposed illness by carers • Sleep physiology in children

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