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Professional regulation and disciplinary proceedings

If your work is in one of the UK’s regulated industries, you will know how vital it is that you are able to maintain membership of your professional regulatory body.

Professional disciplinary investigations, and any later proceedings, can disrupt your career and your livelihood, whatever the outcome.

Our clients include the Solicitors Regulation Authority, the Bar Standards Board and a number of charities.  Our specialist team of professional regulation and discipline lawyers  also act for professionals subject to investigation, and, together with our wider expertise in regulatory cases, that means that we can provide you with a rounded service which manages the impact of a disciplinary investigation.

Our lawyers have experience in dealing with hearings before tribunals, and also with appeals or judicial review.

We are here to assist if you are:

  • A finance professional, including an accountant or financial advisor
  • A healthcare professional, including a pharmacist, nurse or doctor
  • A legal professional, including a solicitor or barrister
  • A property professional, including an architect or surveyor
  • A security professional

To have a confidential discussion with one of our professional regulation and disciplinary lawyers, call us on 0344 967 0793 or click on the button below to send us an email.

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