Dr Rob Agnew has undertaken specialist court report and cross-examination training with Bond Solon and works mainly in civil (injury) and criminal cases (but has also contributed reports to parenting assessments for the family courts). He has specialist training and supervised experience in measures of psychopathy, autism and neuropsychology. He has a uniquely broad and specialist skillset across a number of different diagnoses and contexts, having worked in over 30 services in the last 10 years.
Rob has specialist interests as an expert witness in:
Diagnosis and psychological assessment
Neurological and learning disability, autism
Forensic/psychiatric patients, risk, treatability and capacity
Complex and contested capacity assessment
Disputed opinion regarding capacity or diagnosis
Differential diagnosis/clarifying diagnosis
Complex diagnostic issues
Challenging reports where the psychological opinion may be invalid
Challenging the scientific integrity of expert psychological reports
Challenging the quality of psychological input
Rob also supervises other psychologists that undertake regular high profile criminal casework and is the developer of PRN.expert; a chambers for psychologists who undertake medico-legal work.