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Barrister-led, McCollum Consultants is a network of handpicked, independent medical experts offering authoritative advice and reports with the most efficient and personal service. Founded by one of the UK’s leading cardiovascular experts, we offer a unique blend of medical expertise and a deep understanding of the law.
World-class medical expertise
Founded by Professor Charles McCollum, one of the UK's leading cardiovascular experts. Professor McCollum was appointed Professor of Surgery and Head of the Department of Surgery at the University of Manchester in 1989 and is an Honorary Consultant Surgeon at South Manchester University Hospital. He is a recognised leader in his field, having published over 400 papers including over 300 on original research. He was The Lawyer Monthly's Vascular Expert of the Year 2017 & 2019. Likewise, all our experts are leading specialists in their fields.
Legally qualified management
Richard Williams-Lees was called to the bar at the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn in 2015. His legal background means he has a real understanding of the litigation process and the needs of solicitors, barristers and judges alike. He ensures clients get a prompt efficient service with reports formatted in a way that is of benefit to the Court, aiding in their comprehension of what can often be complex medico-legal issues.
To ensure that all reports are of the highest standards each report is reviewed by a second specialist.
All experts have completed medico-legal training with Bond Solon and have or are working towards the Cardiff University Bond Solon Expert Witness Certificate.
We cover a broad range of medical and surgical specialties:
• Acute medicine
• Cancer & oncology
• General practice
• Intensive care
• Nephrology & renal
• Stroke medicine
We offer a range of additional medico-legal consulting services including reports, pagination, medical literature searches, illustration, statistics and vascular imaging.
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