Medico-legal reporting

Medico-legal Reports

Richard Nutton is an experienced Orthopaedic Consultant who has been preparing expert witness reports for over 30 years. He specialises in Adult Orthopaedics and Trauma with a particular interest in shoulder and knee problems and the outcomes of joint replacement surgery. Richard is in clinical practice at Spire Murrayfield Hospital in Edinburgh where he now practices as an independent practitioner having retired from NHS practice in 2014. He provides reports for claimants (50%) and defenders of civil claims (40%) and joint reports for the English legal system (10%); he prepares approximately 150 reports per year and regularly attends conferences with counsel. He appears in court roughly twice per year. He is also very experienced in producing reports in claims for medical negligence for both claimants and professional indemnity insurers.

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