National Register of University Certificated Expert Witnesses

National Register of University Certified Expert Witnesses

Mr Richard Linforth

Consultant Breast Surgeon

Organisation: Yorkshire Breast Clinic

Regions served

Northern Ireland, Scotland, England & Wales

Years of professional experience

30 years

Number of years working as an expert witness

6 years

Average number of reports written annually

50 reports

Number of times of given evidence
(in the past 5 years)

1 time

  • Professional Qualifications
    • MD FRCS (Eng)(ED) FRCS (Gen Surg)
  • Expert Witness Certificate(s)
      Cardiff University Bond Solon Civil Expert Witness Certificate
  • Specialisms
      Medical – Surgeons
  • About my expert witness work

    Mr Linforth is a Consultant Breast Surgeon with over 15 years Consultant Experience.

    He has prepared over 300 reports on Liability and Causation or Condition and Prognosis specifically in the management of breast cancer, breast reconstruction and benign breast disease. He has taken instruction from Bevan Brittan, DACBeechcroft,Premex,TMLEP and others.

    55% defence,45%Claimant. 
    Recent settlements include 1.5 Million Euros for Claimant.

    He holds a Doctorate in Medicine for his research on mechanisms of breast cancer metastasis.

    He is a National Trainer for the Royal College of Surgeons of England and the Association of Breast Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland.

    He has rooms in Yorkshire and London Harley Street.


Contact details

Yorkshire Breast Clinic
75 Blackburn Road
Egerton, Bolton
United Kingdom
Tel: O1204594770


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