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With our hand-picked UK network of independent expert witnesses, HKA offers you a fast, hassle-free route to high-quality orthopaedic and psychological assessments.

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Expert of The Month

A showcase of one of our experts

Dr Mari Aldridge

BSc (Joint Hons). DClinPsych. MSc. Clinical and Forensic Psychologist

  • Areas Covered:
  • Taunton
  • Exeter
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About the Expert

Mari qualified as a clinical psychologist in 2007 receiving her doctoral degree from the University of Bristol. She gained her first degree in 1998 at University of Bath and has also achieved a Masters in Criminological Psychology with the University of Birmingham. Mari is registered with the HCPC as both a Clinical and a Forensic Psychologist.  She is one of our newest experts to join HK Associates and is based in the southwest.

In addition to extensive experience working as a consultant clinical psychologist undertaking expert witness work, Mari is also a Director of M. L. A. Psychology Services Ltd and is the Clinical Lead for a private psychological therapy clinic specialising in trauma.

Mari has completed extensive additional training and is an Accredited EMDR practitioner and an Accredited CBT therapist as well as completing recognised expert witness training.

In Mari’s spare time she enjoys spending time with her children, socialising with friends, as well as spending time outdoors gardening and running.

Mari holds clinics in Taunton and Exeter.

HKA's expert witness directory covers 125 clinics across the UK, so it's easy to access them and get the psychological and orthopaedic report that you need. We hold every expert to the highest standards, so you'll always feel safe, comfortable and cared for.

For Solicitors

A faster way to find the right expert witness

Every expert in HKA's UK directory is independent, allowing you and your client to choose the required three expert witnesses all at one time. Be confident of finding the right expert witness for your case and receiving a detailed medico legal report without delay.

For Clients

A friendly expert close to your home

HKA's expert witness directory covers 125 clinics across England and Wales, so it's easy to access them and get the psychological and orthopaedic report that you need. We hold every expert to the highest standards, so you'll always feel safe, comfortable and cared for.

The HKA Quality Guarantee

  • A dynamic in-house staff of 26, dedicated to personal service
  • Medico legal instructions processed in-house within 24 hours
  • Clinical psychologist and orthopaedic appointments confirmed within five days
  • Clients typically seen by expert witness within 4-6 weeks of instruction
  • Select an independent expert witness from our register of 42 experts
  • Experts assessments performed at 125 UK clinics in England and Wales.
  • Every clinical psychologist held to the highest HCPC/BPS standards
  • Our orthopaedic surgeon held to the highest GMC standard
  • Orthopaedic and psychological reports delivered two weeks after appointment

Testimonial: Agents & Solicitors

"The fees are very competitive for reports and there is a good spread of experts across the country. The staff seem very organised and are always very helpful. I shall continue to use this company and am happy with the service they provide."
Catherine Thorkiidsen, Absolute Medicals

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