Medico Legal Services

Our team of Medico Legal Experts have been preparing Personal Injury Medical Reports and other medical legal services for nearly thirty years.

They are a group of Consultant Chartered Physiotherapists, registered by the Health Professions Council and are members of several Professional Societies including Members of the Academy of Experts in the category of Practising Expert and recognised by The Law Society as an Expert Witnesses and the Society of Expert Witnesses.


Medico Legal Expertise

  • Liaison with the Legal Profession

    Our Medico Legal experts are well known to the Legal Profession and have frequently undertaken Cases on the direct recommendation of Barristers, Senior Partners and Insurance Companies.

    We have attended Court and Counsel Meetings on numerous occasions, undertaken several Telephone Conferences with Barristers and Solicitors and have prepared many Joint Statements for the Court following Telephone Conferences between other professionals and ourselves. We are included in the 'in-house' database of several of the larger Firms of Solicitors and are also included in the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) Database.

    If required, urgent Medico Legal Reports are prepared at extremely short notice to comply with the strict time-scales imposed by the Courts. We undertake Medico Legal Reports on an equal ratio between Claimant, Defendant and Single Joint Expert Cases.

  • Medico Legal Assessment of Claimants

    Our Medico Legal Experts are well known to the Legal Profession and have frequently undertaken Cases on the direct recommendation of Barristers, Senior Partners and Insurance Companies.

    Patients with severe disabilities usually require a home visit. Members of the team travel all over the Country to make Medico Legal assessments for Claimants, including to Scotland and Southern and Northern Ireland.

    They assess Claimants in schools, residential units and hospitals as well as at home. Claimants may also be examined at our Consulting Rooms at the White House Clinic in Sheffield.

  • Expertise in Medico Legal Practices

    We are one of the leading Practices in the Country specialising in the Medico-Legal Field - our Experts are highly qualified and our Practice has a sincere commitment to ongoing education and training of our Experts and also of our Support Staff.

    We have vast experience in preparing separate Medico Legal Reports on Nursing and Care Requirements, Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation Issues and on Aids and Appliances. We prepare Reports to suit specific requirements ranging from very short eight to ten page Preliminary Reports to a Joint Multi-Disciplinary Report of approximately sixty to eighty pages in length covering several different Disciplines including Nursing Care, Therapy Needs, Rehabilitation Cost and Aids and Equipment.

    Medico Legal Reports can be also prepared on Professional Physiotherapy or Nursing Negligence Cases either following assessments or from the Notes and Medical Records.


Medico Legal Services

We specialise in preparing Medico Legal Reports tailored to suit your specific requirements for both Adult and Paediatric Cases on issues including :

  • Physiotherapy and orthopaedic rehabilitation
  • Nursing and Care Needs
  • Physiotherapy Treatment
  • Hydrotherapy Treatment
  • Rehabilitation
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Aids and Appliances
  • Professional Negligence on Physiotherapy and Nursing Issues
  • Joint or Multi-Disciplinary Rehabilitation Cost Reports can be prepared with Experts of several different disciplines working together to produce very comprehensive and detailed Reports covering any of the above issues.

The range of disabilities covered include:

  • Head Injuries
  • Spinal Injuries
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Brain Damage
  • Neurological Conditions
  • Birth Trauma
  • Amputations
  • Back Injuries
  • Fractures, sprains and strains
  • Whiplash
  • Tripping & Slipping Injuries
  • Industrial Injuries

Medico Legal Reports tailored to suit your specific requirements are prepared following disabilities resulting from:

  • Road Traffic Accidents
  • Medical Negligence
  • Industrial Accidents
  • Sporting Mishaps
  • Tripping and Slipping Accidents

Medico Legal Reports to assess causation and liability, medical negilegence and orthopaedic physiotherapy quantum.

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