Carter Brown is a fast paced, dynamic company based in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire.

Our story

Our roots are enshrined within children and families work; Carter Brown was set up by two Children’s Guardians in 2001, capturing the demand for a high quality service, offering specialised expert witness assessments for family law cases.

Since this time we have developed, diversified, and expanded our services across the UK to become the largest provider of multidisciplinary assessments, widening our specialism to include reporting directly to Local Authorities and within Criminal Law, Asylum and Immigration, Mental Health Tribunals, Panels and Pre Proceedings.

In 2019 Carter Brown proudly joined the Antser Group, an integrated organisation, delivering transformation in health, education and social care. To learn more about Antser, click here

Our culture

Our culture and ethos remains professional, supportive and personable, investing in not only staff but our associates and clients. We also collaborate and support a number of charities and organisation, from local community initiatives to national charities.

We strive to offer a high quality, professional service that provides direct access to experienced professionals when you need it

Additionally, Carter Brown works closely alongside tri.x, the leading provider of social care & safeguarding procedures and training nationwide. Please see below for additional information on the services they provide:


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Carter Brown are one of the UK’s leading multidisciplinary assessment service, providing assessments, consultancy and training to Solicitors, Local Authorities, Organisations and the courts. So what makes us market leaders?


We provide a variety of in-built systems to support our experienced experts, these include active case management through one point of contact, an in-house proofreading team and professional consultation. When you make a referral to us, you’ll always receive a full estimate of costs, including a breakdown of your time and expenses. 


We manage each referral individually, matching the needs of your assessment to the expertise and experience of our experts. From one point of contact we will manage the referral and assessment process for you. Our aim is to save you time by providing an accessible and flexible service that immediately meets your assessment needs.

Best value

Our service is completely transparent; we provide expert witness assessments within Legal Aid Agency guidelines and other assessment or project work is completed within a fixed fee. Our robust safer recruitment process validates relevant expertise, excellent practice and compliance including DBS checks, references, professional registration and insurances.


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