Medico Legal

Expert Witness

As a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, I have been involved in providing expert reports or assessing clinical risk for over 10 years. I attend the Medico-Legal Society and AVMA and have been trained in report writing, giving evidence and acting as a single joint expert. I am a member of the Expert Witness Institute.

I was responsible for the re-writing of the Female Genital Mutilation  Act in 2003. I recently published an article about FGM in the Medico-Legal Journal, Clinical Risk.

I am on the AVMA Board, and a member of the Expert Witness Institute. I also am on the MPS Board for Ireland and have acted as an Expert Witness for West London and Southwalk Coroner’s Court and for Maidstone. I have prepared reports for both civil and more recently child protection, court of protection and criminal trials.

The balance of my expert reports are about two thirds Claimant and one third Defence.

My areas of expertise include: specialist Obstetrics and Gynaecology which is related to my medical practice. I am a nationally recognised expert on hypertension in pregnancy (publication list) and on female genital mutilation.

My area of interest include:

  • Obstetrics and Obstetric Surgery.
  • Complications of pregnancy and childbirth.
  • Female Genital mutilation.
  • Thrombosis and thrombophilia including recurrent miscarriage.
  • Gynaecology and gynaecological surgical problems.
  • Consent issues in Obstetrics and Gynaecology.

If you would like to talk to Mr Morris please or for further information please contact me via my contact page here or ring my personal assistant on 020 8371 1510.