Everyone who works at The Forensic Psychologist Service has the relevant knowledge, skills and experience to act as an expert witness, and we have all undertaken specific training and engage in continuing professional development in the area.
Emma Stevenson has taken this one step further and completed the Cardiff University Bond Solon Criminal Expert Certificate.
She passed all modules: excellence in report writing; courtroom skills; cross examination; and criminal law and procedure.
This is our way of demonstrating to instructing parties that we are competent to perform the role of expert witness.
Leading barrister, Michael Mansfield QC, highlights the importance of training for experts...