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Your Expert Witness


Mr Gerald J. Jarvis

10 Harley Street

Contact Person: Gerald J. Jarvis
Phone: 01491 412 111
Fax: 01491 412 121
Occupation: Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

Mr Gerald J Jarvis FRCOG FRCS (Ed)

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

Mr Gerald Jarvis has considerable experience as an expert witness, including the preparation of medico legal reports and appearing in court, in clinical negligence and personal injury cases involving all areas of obstetrics and gynaecology. His particular areas of expertise include:

  • Antenatal care
  • The management of labour including the interpretation of CTGs
  • Maternal soft-tissue injuries as a consequence of childbirth
  • The complications of gynaecological surgery
  • The management of female urogynaecological disorders including urinary incontinence and prolapse

Mr Jarvis can act on behalf of either claimant or defendant or as a Single Joint Expert. To date he has produced in excess of 1,200 reports on the instruction of solicitors, with an approximate distribution of 75% for the claimant, 25% for the defendant.

Mr Jarvis is a Founder Member of the Expert Witness Institute and a Council Member of the Medical Defence Union as well as member of both the Cases Committee and the Case Management Committee.

He has attended courses concerning the writing of medical reports, the implications of the Civil Procedure Rules, and the role of the joint expert.