By instructing us, you will receive more than just advice and representation; you will secure consistently excellent oral and written advocacy, delivered with the highest levels of service and integrity from barristers who recognise the particular need for sensitivity and understanding when supporting professionals who face disciplinary proceedings. We understand not only the financial ramifications; but those to a professional reputation too.

We assist a range of healthcare professionals, including:

We receive instructions from defence unions and also directly through our dedicated website for healthcare professionals www.ropewalkdirect.co.uk.

We also represent other professionals before their relevant regulatory body, including:

We provide representation and legal assistance to medical and healthcare practitioners before a number of regulatory bodies including:

We help to prepare a robust defence to the charges, or strong mitigation, to secure a favourable outcome at all stages of the process, including:

We have defended professionals on a range of issues, including:

In addition to any proceedings before the relevant regulatory body, linked proceedings arising out of the same facts or circumstances may be faced. We offer legal advice, assistance and representation in a number of linked proceedings including:

We also represent student doctors, nurses and other medical and healthcare students in cases where they find themselves being investigated, or subject of Fitness to Practise proceedings whilst at university or denied registration at the end of their education.

Our depth of experience allows us to meet all levels of requirement, with every single case being given the care and attention it deserves.

To discuss the instruction of our barristers please contact the Senior Clerk, Tony Hill, or Deputy Senior Clerk, Alan Odiam.

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