Experience of giving evidence
Dr Lowe has prepared psychiatric reports and given evidence in innumerable Mental Health Review Tribunals in the course of his career of over 20 years in the field. and has the done the same for courts (magistrate’s courts and crown courts and court of protection) in both criminal and civil cases on many occasions. When he was at St Andrew’s in Northampton, he was he was on the consultancy panel for independent medico-legal psychiatric expert witness assignments.
- Fitness to plead issues
- Assessment reports on mental state and lines of appropriate treatment
- Sentencing issues
- Capacity issues
Medicolegal work is now the focus of Dr Lowe’s career and he devotes himself full time to it.
Qualifications & Professional memberships
MBBS, University of Delhi, India, 1984
MRCPsych (London), 1984
Full Registration with the GMC and on the speciality register for Psychiatry of Learning Disabilities
Medical Protection Society
British Medical Association