In criminal proceedings, our reports have been commissioned by the defence, the prosecution, and the court itself. Our expert report writers have completed reports for defendants, complainants, and convicted prisoners concerning parole or release on license. Pre-trial and preliminary issues may include bail, fitness to be interviewed, fitness to plead and stand trial, and vulnerability of defendants. Trial issues may include issues of diminished responsibility, insanity, automatism, loss of control, duress and coercion.
Optimum MedicoLegal’s team of experts prepare several hundred reports a year, specialising in Criminal cases. All our Experts have extensive Court experience and the requisite training for Court appearances.
Areas of criminal law that we cover are:
Suggestibility and False Confessions
Criminal Responsibility and Fitness to Plead
Personality Disorders / Psychoses
Sexual / Violent Crime
Medical negligence is when medical professionals make mistakes or fail in their duty of care to you, leading to injury or making an existing condition worse. There are several ways that medical negligence can happen, such as misdiagnosis, incorrect treatment or surgical mistakes.
Here at Optimum MedicoLegal, we can create a medicolegal report in cases of personal injury, clinical negligence and industrial disease to prove your client’s case.
High-quality expert advice to prove your client’s case is now more important than ever. Here at Optimum MedicoLegal, we have seen the increasing number of employment tribunals due to claimants and respondents realising how much of an impact a medical report makes to the prospects of their case.
We can use professional psychiatric reports for clients submission or appeal for asylum claims. We can also assess the effect deportation may have on their mental health. Additionally, our psychiatrists are trained in recognising symptoms of PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder).
Our expert team of psychiatrists can provide medical-legal reports for clients who would like mental capacity assessments. Our informative reports distinguish whether an individual can make their own decisions.
We provide thorough assessments of substance abuse. These include the level of substance misuse, how much an individual depends on the substance, its effects on child custody cases and criminal cases.
Optimum MedicoLegal’s standardised measures for trauma assessments are designed to gather an in-depth understanding of the nature, timing, and severity of the traumatic events and any current trauma-related symptoms.
Our specialist team of psychiatrists can assess injuries and produce high-quality medicolegal reports containing all the detailed information that is necessary for a claim. We have extensive experience in handling serious injury cases.
Medicolegal Psychiatric Report
Get in touch to inquire about our medicolegal psychiatric report services or book an appointment to discuss your requirements