About us

The neurorehabilitation experts

Led by experts in neurological rehabilitation, Chairman Dr Edmund Bonikowski and Chair of Clinical Governance, Professor Mike Barnes, NRC Medical Experts was established in 2015 to provide solicitors, barristers and the courts with the very best expertise in this specialist area of medical and therapeutic care. NRC Medical Experts is a chamber of specialists who come together with one common goal – excellence in neurorehabilitation medico-legal reporting. Our rehabilitation experts assess clients, provide court reports and act as expert witnesses in a range of neurological rehabilitation specialisms. Every expert is a skilled neurological specialist, with extensive experience across a range of disciplines.

Hundreds of solicitors trust NRC Medical Experts to provide specialist medico-legal court reports and expert witness testimony. We’re the experts, so when you choose us, you’re also choosing the best customer experience in the business.

Planning for an unexpected life

NRC Medical Experts believe that everyone who suffers a brain or spinal injury, or neurological condition could benefit from neurorehabilitation.

Our experts understand their role in helping to plan a new life that an individual may never have expected, with an empathetic, holistic approach.

Providing impartial, expert reports for claimant and defendant solicitors, our trusted medical EXPERTS – many of them practising neurological rehabilitation consultants and therapists - have a deep understanding of the impact of their report as a basis for a legal claim or settlement.

A trusted member of your legal team

At NRC Medical Experts our specialists and head office team understand that building a legal case is a team effort – so we are committed to being a trusted member of your team, every step of the way.

Our mission is to ensure that solicitors have hassle-free access to medico-legal reporting and expert witness testimony, characterised by regular, open communication with our clients and credible, presentable and articulate experts.

Our medical experts are open to dialogue about their opinion in the context of claims and can express themselves clearly and concisely in writing and in person as proceedings evolve.

Kate McMullen manages our Head Office operations and has over 30 years’ experience in managing neurorehabilitation medico-legal cases. Kate coordinates instructions, appointments, reports and communication between solicitors and experts to ensure a timely and high-quality service.

"At NRC Medical Experts, we go beyond providing our clients with a list of expert names - we find the right expert with the right expertise. For me, it’s about giving solicitors and legal teams peace of mind that they are in safe hands with us. More than anything, we care about the service we provide, so from meticulous record-keeping to articulate and informed reports, solicitors and the courts can trust us to provide quality expertise."

Client feedback

"My team and I found your training one of the most interesting and useful training sessions we have been on. I feel that not only do I have more confidence in knowing which type of expert should be dealing with the diagnosis and condition/prognosis questions, but it is good to know we could ask you about this."

"Just a quick note to say I am very pleased with the report and to thank you for arranging to see the Claimant and producing the report so efficiently."

"Your report was extremely thorough and comprehensive, a real game changer in this case."

"Your expert prepared a fantastic report on my client; we have been really impressed."

"Always a first class service by the NNRC."

Covid-19 Update

It's business as usual at NRC Medical Experts.

Our offices are closed, however we are working from home with full access to all our systems. The team is available via email – contact us as usual and we'll get back to you as quickly as ever.