Dr Mike Layton

Dr Mike Layton

Dr Layton currently works as a Consultant Psychiatrist in the Independent Sector. He has worked as a consultant since 2008 initially as a substantive consultant in the NHS.


Criminal Justice, Capacity Assessments, Fitness to Plead, Stand Trial, Developmental Disorder, Autism Spectrum Disorder (Formerly Known as Aspergers), Autism & Autism Spectrum Disorder, Personal Injury, Public Law

Willing to travel: Yes

Primary locations: Bristol

  • Psychiatrists biography

    Dr Layton has worked with adults with Learning Disabilities since 2004 in a broad range of settings ranging from community outpatient work, specialist schools and colleges for adolescents and adults with autism and asperger syndrome, local in-patient services and low secure rehabilitation and medium secure services.

    He is able to provide reports for the court on a range of issues including criminal cases, Mental Capacity Act assessments and diagnostic opinions.

    Dr Layton is based in Bristol and can travel up to two hours, as far as Cornwall, Wales, the Midlands and the North West. He prefers to carry out assessments at solicitors’ offices.