Recognised expert in psychopharmacology. Director of Pharmacy and Pathology at the Maudsley Hospital and Professor of Psychopharmacology, Kings College, London. International profile in research and author of several textbooks of psychopharmacology, including the Maudsley Prescribing Guidelines.
Provided expert witness testimony for more than 300 cases. Extensive experience of cases involving suspected adverse effects and of claims resulting from prescribing errors. Expertise in the behavioural effects of antidepressants and many other drugs. Acknowledged proficiency in negligence claims relating to pharmacists’ activities and to prescribing (all areas of medical practice). Expert in back-calculating drug plasma levels for both legal and illicit drugs. Member of UK Government panel on Drug Driving. Member of Advisory Council on Misuse of Drugs. Available for expert reports and court appearances.