Criminal Law

Psychological Expert Witnesses can provide invaluable information to the court in criminal proceedings.  Our Expert Witness Psychologists have extensive experience in preparing Psychological legal reports for the criminal courts, both for the prosecution and defence. Whether it is an assessment of a client’s competence to stand trial or an evaluation of underlying psychological disorders, our psychologists are able to communicate their findings in a manner accessible to the Court and jury.

Recent instructions for Psychological reports include but are not limited to:

  • Mental capacity and fitness to plead
  • Risk assessments
  • IQ and cognitive functioning
  • Identification of specific learning difficulties
  • Suggestibility and false confessions
  • Witness reliability
  • Criminal responsibility
  • False Memory Syndrome
  • Pre-sentencing reports
  • Neuropsychological assessments
  • Personality assessments

Please contact us for a detailed quotation including a breakdown of costs, confirmed timescales and Expert Witness Psychologists CV’s.