Simon Kirkham has over 25 years' experience providing reports prior to criminal proceeding under the Misuse of Drugs Act and the Proceeds of Crime Act, and giving oral evidence in the Court of Appeal and on every crown court circuit in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, in magistrates courts and the Royal Court of Jersey. All controlled drugs can be dealt with.
All controlled drugs are covered, including new psychoactive substances and legal highs. Specific areas include: price, effects, consumption, patterns of use (personal use and intent to supply), potency, purity, packaging and street and dealer practices. Cultivation of cannabis cases additionally involve review of the growing operation, equipment, paraphernalia, yield, costs, medical uses and assessment of quality.