Dr Howells and colleagues have extensive experience in providing medico-legal opinions in cases of personal injury, family law, employment tribunal/disability, clinical negligence, immigration and certain criminal and forensic legal areas.
Expert psychiatric reports
Personal Injury cases
Employment tribunal/disability cases
Clinical negligence cases
Criminal and forensic cases
Mental capacity cases
Dr Howells and colleagues work within the new Legal Aid Authority (LAA) / Legal Services Commission (LSC) rates, where an instructed case is paid for by the LAA/LSC, otherwise the charges rates are as for individual doctors' indicated charges (see below links).
The Sloane Court Clinic is able to provide court-directed treatment for a range of psychological and psychiatric conditions, some of which are listed in the Complex Cases / Forensic Psychiatry Clinic web page and in the Psychology section of the website.
The Sloane Court Clinic is able to evaluate the issue of adult Attention Deficit Disorder (ADHD) for court and legal proceedings of a criminal or civil / employment nature.
Instructions are received from both the claimant and defendant's solicitors in approximately equal numbers.
Our doctors are highly experienced in report writing, giving evidence and single joint expert procedures. They are also available to give evidence in court and have experience in doing so.
Doctors available to provide reports
Dr Simon Fleminger (specialist in Neuropsychiatry)
Dr Maria Jalmbrant (Clinical Psychologist)
Dr Catherine Wilson (specialist in Perinatal psychiatry)