Mrs Victoria Jenkins
Forensic Consultant (Pharmacology and Toxicology)
Victoria Jenkins Forensic Consultancy

Selected affiliations / accreditations

Sweet & Maxwell
Lowburn Hall Farm Cottages
Darlington Road
Durham
DH1 3ST
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Telephone:
0191 3781939
Email:
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Fax:
0870 7626873
Website:
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Professional Qualifications:
BSc  CBiol  MiBiol  RFP 
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Other Languages:
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Dispute Resolution Skills:
No
Single Joint Expert:
Yes
Annual Reports:
100
Court Appearances:
(last 2 years)

9
Geographical Area of Work:
nationwide
Types of case:

Criminal   Civil   Publicly Funded   
Expertise and Experience:
I have 14 years experience in the field of pharmacology and toxicology. The majority of my work involves alcohol technical defences and BAC calculations, cases of driving whilst unfit through drugs and cases commenting on the effects of prescribed medication, controlled drugs or alcohol on an individuals demeanour.

I have acted as a Single Joint Expert and have also provided reports for insurance companies involving accidents at home or in the work place as a result of drug or alcohol ingestion. I have given evidence at all levels of court including the Royal Courts of Justice in London and Jersey.

I usually turn around reports within 5 to 10 working days from receipt of Legal Aid approval and all necessary paper work.
Career:
1st Class Honours Degree in Pharmacology and Toxicology (1995)

Employment in the Private Health-care industry: 2 years

Forensic Expert witness for 14 years including 3 years as Head of Drugs and Toxicology at Formedecon Ltd. and 9 years of running an independent forensic consultancy
Lawyer Referees:
Ms Annette Hall
Norton Peskett Solicitors,
89/90 St Georges Road Great Yarmouth
Norfolk
NR 30 2JR

Tel No. 01493 849206


Mr Chris Cousins,
Alexander Cousins Criminal Defence Solicitors,
Aspect Court,
47 Park Square East
Leeds
LS1 2NL

Tel No. 0113 3944175


Disclaimer:
Lawyer referees can recommend the services of this expert based upon their own professional experience in working with them. They are not liable for any future loss arising out of any act or omission by this expert.