“Their main selling point is understanding the different types of regulation and what regulatory bodies need and want.”
As the largest dedicated Regulatory team in the UK, our highly experienced professional regulatory lawyers are leaders in their field and work with clients to provide a bespoke and comprehensive legal service. Our specialists act for regulators, firms and practitioners at each stage of the regulatory process as well as providing sector relevant training, and advice concerning statutory frameworks/interpretation and governance issues.
Our areas of expertise include:
We investigate, prosecute and defend regulatory cases before regulators in the healthcare, education, legal, accountancy, construction and engineering sectors.
Some of the Professional Regulators we act for include:
|Architects Registration Board||General Osteopathic Council|
|Association of Accounting Technicians||General Pharmaceutical Council|
|General Optical Council||General Teaching Council for Wales|
|Care Council for Wales||National College for Teaching and Leadership|
|General Dental Council||Nursing and Midwifery Council|
|Association of Chartered Certified Accountants||Solicitors Regulation Authority|
|Bar Standards Board||Institution of Mechanical Engineers|
Our Professional Regulatory lawyers have a well-earned reputation in the industry for acting quickly and decisively in cases of suspected misconduct. We provide support and advice to many different regulators and have a dedicated team specialising in Regulatory and Professional Conduct proceedings.
Our highly skilled advocates have extensive experience of appearing on behalf of clients before Courts and Regulatory Tribunals.
“Their rapid expansion beyond pure healthcare work has not gone unnoticed; there is ‘no shortage of work’ at the firm, and it ‘has become a serious player.”
“All the individuals we have worked with have always gone the extra mile for us.”
Our Professional Regulatory team highlights key press releases from May and June 2014.
We take a look at people news in the professional regulatory field during May and June 2014.
Welcome to our Professional Regulatory Law team's review of May and June 2014.
On 5 February 2014, the TSI, the industry association for Trading Standards Professionals, announced that it was conducting a review of the current Pricing Practices Guide (PPG) and has invited responses from stakeholders.
The General Medical Council (GMC) registers doctors to practise medicine in the UK. Their purpose is to protect, promote and maintain health and safety by ensuring proper standards in the practice of medicine.
Peter Teong Tatt Chuah, was struck off by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) Conduct and Competence Committee panel after they heard that Mr Chuah had received convictions for drink driving and common assault.
The appellant appealed against the decision of a fitness to practise panel's decision that he was guilty of misconduct, that his fitness to practise was impaired and to suspend him from practice for a period of 12 months.
The appellant authority appealed against a decision of the GMC's fitness to practise panel (the panel), that a psychiatrist (N) had been found not guilty of misconduct.
Patient A, being dissatisfied with the service that M, a dentist was providing referred the matter to the General Dental Council (the council), who found the allegations proved and suspended M for four months.