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As the largest dedicated regulatory team in the UK, we provide expert advice and representation in relation to all types of regulatory investigations, appeals and judicial review, as well as advocacy before all forms of professional regulatory tribunal.
Underpinning our expertise is a deep understanding of the capacity in which regulators operate. We recognise that your responsibility is the protection of the public and that you will be measured by the efficiency and consequences of cases. You have a right to take for granted our legal expertise and the fact that we will investigate and present your cases in a fair, proportionate, robust and cost effective way. Where we differentiate is that we genuinely see ourselves as an extension of your in-house team and would work with you to understand the challenges and opportunities you face.
Our lawyers are leaders in their field and work with clients to provide a bespoke and comprehensive legal service. Our team act for regulators, firms and practitioners at each stage of the regulatory process. We have a well-earned reputation in the industry for acting quickly and decisively in cases of suspected misconduct.
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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 Pharmaceutical Council|
|Association of Accounting Technicians||General Teaching Council for Wales|
|Association of Chartered Certified Accountants||Institution of Mechanical Engineers|
|Bar Standards Board||Intellectual Property Regulation Board|
|Care Council for Wales||National College for Teaching and Leadership|
|Chartered Institute of Management Accountants||NHS England|
|Chartered Institute of Public Finance Accountants||Nursing and Midwifery Council|
|Environment Agency||Society for Education|
|General Dental Council||Solicitors Regulation Authority|
|General Optical Council||Training and National Counselling Service|
|General Osteopathic Council|
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Guy Micklewright, a barrister and senior associate in Blake Morgan's Professional Regulatory Team, is celebrating after being shortlisted in the national Bar Council Employed Bar Awards.
The health and wellbeing of children in nursery is a priority for all childcare providers, but what legislation is in place to safeguard children in a nursery setting? Eve Piffaretti discusses what statutory guidance is in place to protect children.
Welcome to Blake Morgan's latest update for the Disciplinary sector for March 2017.
Welcome to our latest update on all the relevant case law and important news in the Professional Disciplinary legal sector.
Inappropriate social or sexual behaviour cannot amount to a breach of Core Duty 3 of the Code of Conduct in the Bar Handbook, as the term "integrity" must be read by reference to the term "honesty" which is incorporated into the drafting of the duty.
This case reiterates that the weight to be placed on a particular witness' evidence is a matter for the professional Tribunal to judge.
The Appellant did not have strong grounds to bring an appeal and it is of note that a significant ground was instantly rejected, as it had not been pursued via the correct route.
A timely reminder for all prosecutors of their disclosure obligations, especially in proceedings where there are a number of hearings arising from the same facts.
This case is significant in two respects. First, it confirms that section 40 of the Dentists Act 1984, which precludes unregistered persons (which encompasses suspended dentists) from receiving payment for dentistry carried out by other people...