Professional Disciplinary Investigations & Tribunals | Irwin Mitchell

Every professional knows that maintaining a good reputation is one of the most important factors to achieving success. For this reason it is essential to always protect yourself and your business from negative attention.

Many professions are subject to regulatory bodies with the power to investigate individuals and companies and enforce penalties.

Disciplinary action can threaten even the most successful of careers, while investigations and tribunals can lead to severe punishments and damaging media coverage. If you or your business is under investigation you should get expert legal advice straightaway.

Our Expertise In Professional Disciplinary Matters

Our expert team is highly experienced in disciplinary investigations and tribunal hearings, and we offer clear and straightforward advice to help you defend yourself against any allegations. We aim to resolve your concerns as soon as possible and will work hard to protect you or your business.

If you are to be interviewed as part of the investigation, we will prepare you in advance and, where appropriate we will make written representations for you. We will fight to protect your personal or corporate reputation from the unwanted attention of the media.

If you are about to be investigated, or have received confirmation that an investigation is under way, our expert lawyers can help at every stage. We will talk directly with investigating bodies and provide an effective professional barrier between them and you.

Working with your best interests at heart, we can provide specialist advice in cases involving the following professional bodies:

  • Accountancy & Actuarial Discipline Board (AADB)
  • Financial Conduct Authority (FSA)
  • Pensions Regulator
  • General Medical Council (GMC)
  • Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC)
  • General Optical Council (GOC)
  • General Dental Council
  • Healthcare Professionals Council (HPC)
  • Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS)
  • Solicitors' Regulatory Authority (SRA)
  • Bar Standards Board

Contact Us For Advice On Professional Discipline

Our expert team is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Whether you are under investigation or believe that you may be at risk, we can help you understand what is happening and build a strong defence against any allegations.

For an initial discussion, with no obligation, call Sarah Wallace on 020 7421 3876 or 07808 899657, or Paul Haycock 0114 274 4275. Alternatively use our online form and we will get back to you.

0370 1500 100

Key Contact

Sarah  Wallace