In response to The Observer investigation, on 17th June 2022, many organisations, academics and universities called on the Justice Secretary Dominic Raab MP to commit to an inquiry into the use of unregulated experts in the family court.
Chair of the Association of Clinical Psychologists Professor Wang said: “What is going on is the most scandalous thing I have ever come across.”
Over eighty organisations are calling for an inquiry to shine a light on the family court.
You can read a copy of the letter here:
If you are in family court:
If you are in family court and need some help choosing an expert witness it is important to choose a regulated and qualified expert witness.
For a directory of expert witnesses click here.
For guidance on choosing an expert witness for family court, read the Association of Clinical Psychologists article on the protection of the public in the family court here, and how to choose a clinical psychologist here.