Name: Richard Scott-Watson
Firm Name: RSW Medico-Legal Ltd
Country: England
Expertise: Orthopaedic Therapy Services


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Professional Biography:

Richard Scott-Watson has been an Expert Witness in Orthopaedic Trauma since 1990, completing over 22,000 reports and averaging two court appearances per year.

Since its inception, Stourbridge-based RSW Medicolegal Ltd has achieved an enviable reputation for the provision of high quality Medico Legal Reports in the field of orthopaedic related personal injury cases.

A highly experienced Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon, Founder and Managing Director of the Company, Richard Scott-Watson has been the Director and sole Medical Examiner at RSW (incorporating in 2001) for over 28 years.

Able to draw on over 28 years’ experience, Mr. Scott-Watson is a single expert with a particular interest and expertise in general orthopaedics, fractures and trauma; musculoskeletal injuries and all aspects of bone and soft tissue injury including limb and spinal injuries. He is particularly interested in the disability aspect of cases, an as this is what matters most to the claimant.

As you would expect from such a consummate professional, Mr.Scott-Watson is a member of the Oxford Medical and Legal Society, as well as attending industry-led conferences each year, depending on the relevance of the subject matter.

Accolades:

  • Global 100 2019: Richard Scott-Watson – RSW Medicolegal Ltd – Best Expert Witness in Orthopaedic Trauma of the Year – UK
  • Global 100 2019: Orthopaedic Therapy Expert Witness of the Year – 2019 – Mr R Scott-Watson, RSW Medico-Legal Ltd – England
  • Global 100 2019: Best Expert Witness Services Provider – 2019 – RSW Medico-Legal Ltd – UK
  • Lawyer International Global Award. Orthopaedic Surgeon and Disability Analyst Expert of the Year 2019
  • Corporate Live Wire Expert Witness Services Provider of the Year 2019
  • Lawyer International Legal 100 – 2019 Best Practice of the Year for Medico-Legal Cases – UK
  • Lawyer International Legal 100 – 2019 Orthopaedic Expert Witness of the Year – England
  • Lawyer International Legal 100 Orthopaedic Surgeon and Disabilty Analyst of the year UK 2019
  • Corporate America Today Best Expert Witness in Orthopaedic Trauma of the Year UK 2019
  • M&A Global Awards 2019 – Individual Orthopaedic Therapy Expert Witness of the Year England
  • SME News. Best Expert Witness Service Provider 2019
  • 2018 AI Global Excellence Award – Most Trusted Orthopaedic Expert Witness – UK
  • 2018 / 2019 Corporate Intl Magazine Global Award ‘Orthopaedic Therapy Expert Witness of the Year in England’
  • Global Law Experts Orthopaedic Surgeon and Disability Analyst Expert of the Year 2017 / 2018
  • Orthopaedic Expert Witness (the UK) Leaders in Law (LIL) for 2017/18, 2018/19
  • FORENSIC INSIDER Orthopaedic Award 2016
  • Lawyer Monthly Magazine Orthopaedic Expert Witness of the Year 2016 and 2017
  • Forensic and Expert Witness E Magazine Medico Legal Award 2014/15 & 2016/2017
  • Forensic and Expert Witness E Magazine Lifetime Achievement Award receiver for Trauma & Orthopaedics.
  • 2014. Cardiff University Bond Solon Expert Witness Certificate.
  • MEOL Accredited Expert.
  • MedCo Accredited Expert.DME 4726.
  • Fully trained in CPR and in LVI cases.

Clinics in Stourbridge, Birmingham, Coventry, Bristol, Swindon and Oxford. Waiting list 4 – 6 weeks. Home and prison visits undertaken.

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