Dr D. A is a consultant psychiatrist who has prepared more than 100 reports for the criminal/family/courts, local authority and Mental Health Review Tribunals. These reports have covered the following areas:

  • Public Law assessments
  • Private Law assessments
  • Fitness to Plead
  • Murder
  • Assessment of Capacity
  • Testamentary Capacity
  • Personality disorders
  • Substance Misuse
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Pre-sentencing reports
  • Fitness to Plead and Stand trial
  • Risk assessments including Arson
  • Loss of control / Automatism
  • Hospital Orders


We have adapted our working practices following the new COVID-19 national lockdown and rest assured that Carter Brown and our expert team of assessors are still available to support you throughout this difficult time. Although our doors may be closed, we are open for business and willing, ready and able to assist you.