Last updateFri, 06 Nov 2020 11am
Your Expert Witness


GMR Consulting

33 St James' Square

Contact Person: Stuart Baxter
Phone: 0207 129 1416
Occupation: Employment & Aviation Consulting

Employment Expert Witnesses

GMR experts provide written and oral testimony for civil litigation purposes. Career employment and remuneration reports are provided for both Plaintiff / Claimant and Defendant lawyers.

GMR employment expert witnesses provide expert testimony worldwide in cases of complex, high-value employment related litigation.

The team is led by Stuart Baxter, who has over 30 years of Human Resources experience based in the Financial Services Industry. Stuart has international board level HR experience, with knowledge of both local employment terms and expatriate arrangements. A specialist in executive compensation and benefits strategies, including benchmarking individual roles against comparators, he has research expertise including total labor market analysis. Currently engaged in HR consultancy projects across a wide range of industries and occupations, he uses an extensive network and has an established international track record in preparing comprehensive employment reports and giving oral testimony.

GMR experts have been retained on behalf of plaintiffs / claimants and defendants to provide in-depth expert reports and oral testimony. Our work is always confidential.

Areas of specialty include:

  • Loss of career earnings and wages
    • Benchmarking remuneration for specific roles
  • Career employment and remuneration reports
    • Review of pre-claim employment history and remuneration
    • Quantum analysis of prospective career path(s)
    • Assessment of residual employment prospects and post-claim earnings
    • Estimation of future earnings potential using salary survey data
  • Employment and workplace discrimination
    • Sexual harassment
    • Racial discrimination
    • Age discrimination
    • Wrongful termination
    • Compensation, including claims for unequal pay, bonus and incentive scheme disputes
  • Employment legislation
  • Labour laws
    • Workers compensation

Examples of types of claim in which we have been retained include:

  • Personal injury
  • Medical malpractice and clinical negligence
  • Divorce
  • Minority shareholder disputes
  • Employment contract disputes
  • Employment tribunals regarding unfair pay, unfair dismissal and workplace stress
  • Whistleblowing

Aviation Expert Witnesses

Our team of consultants is lead by Lloyd Watson, GMR Aviation Consulting's Managing Director. A specialist in Fixed and Rotary Wing operations, Lloyd has over 30 years experience within the military and civilian aviation industry.

GMR Aviation has provided expert testimony worldwide, in highly complex aviation litigation. We have been retained by both plaintiff / claimant and defendant lawyers in a variety of civil and criminal cases to provide detailed, in-depth reports and oral testimony. All of our experts are licensed in their professions and our rotary and fixed wing pilots have tens of thousands of hours in the air and decades of experience. We provide expert testimony for incidents involving commercial, military and private flights, together with air show flying accidents.

Our areas of expertise include:

  • Aircraft accident reconstruction and analysis
  • Mechanical failures and defects
  • Aircraft manufacturing protocols
  • Maintenance and engineering – fixed wing and rotary
  • Air traffic control procedures using voice, radar, meteorological reports and associated data
  • Meteorology
  • Turbulence issues
  • Airline cabin safety
  • Custom aviation software and electronics including Night Vision Goggles (NVG), Forward Looking Infrared (FLIR) and other thermal imaging technology
  • Military accidents and investigations
  • CAA / JAR / FAA / ICAO regulations
  • Airshow regulations and flight safety protocols
  • Human factors and performance
  • Airline dispatch