As the Principal of the practice, Steven Docker co-ordinates the activities of the primary divisions within the firm. But his main role is as an Accommodation Expert Witness. He assesses the accommodation needs of individuals who are disabled and specialises in designing schemes for the adaptation of homes to suit their needs. He has over 37 years’ experience as an Expert Witness specialising in designing for the disabled and supervising the adaptation of properties and the construction of purpose built dwellings specially designed for disabled individuals.
Solicitors instructing Steven, and barristers recommending him, on a regular basis consider him to be one of the country’s leading Housing Experts. He is a founding member of the Expert Witness Institute has given oral evidence and been cross-examined on numerous occasions in the High Court and the County Court and at Criminal Injury Compensation Authority hearings.
“Experience gained during the last 37 years shows that by combining my primary responsibilities as an Expert Witness with practical hands-on involvement with all, or most, aspects of the Accommodation part of Claims significantly enhances my ability to advise the Court correctly and comprehensively on all the relevant elements and issues arising”.