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Contact: Centurion House, 129 Deansgate, Manchester, M3 3WR

0161 631 2766 |


Areas of expertise


I accept instructions from both Defence and Prosecution.

My experience includes:

i. Assessments of fitness to plead and stand Trial
ii. Risk assessments
iii. Assessment of dangerousness
iv. Insanity
v. Diminished Responsibility
vi. Impact of psychiatric morbidity upon offending
vii. Provision of psychiatric recommendations for the purpose of sentencing

The preparation of independent psychiatric reports for Parole Board hearings.

Mental Health

The Provision of independent psychiatric opinions for the purpose of Mental Health Review Tribunals.

Capacity assessments

I regularly provide capacity assessments including those for Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPA), Wills, Probate and Court of Protection.

Personal Injuries

The preparation of expert reports in relation to psychiatric sequelae following injuries (including road traffic accidents, work-related injuries).

APIL Expert

Immigration cases

Employment Tribunals (including GMC proceedings)

Family and Childcare proceedings

Fitness to parent assessments

Civil cases

Medical negligence
Disability discrimination


I accept instructions for clients based in Greater Manchester, Lancashire, Yorkshire and the West Midlands.

I can see clients at Consulting rooms in Manchester, Liverpool and West Yorkshire.

I am also able to accommodate assessments at the offices of client’s legal representatives.

I also undertake assessments in prisons for clients detained in custody.


I work within the rates approved by the Legal Services Commission.


Psychiatric reports are ordinarily available within three weeks following acceptance of the instruction.

What clients say >>

Consulting Rooms

19 St John Street,
Manchester, M3 4DW

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Thank you for your care and consideration. You listened, advised and showed you cared. I would not hesitate to be under your care again.