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NMC Defence Barrister
I am an experienced medical defence barrister specialising in all matters relating to NMC Fitness to Practise proceedings.
GMC Defence Barrister
I am an experienced medical defence barrister specialising in all matters relating to GMC Fitness to Practise proceedings.
GPhC Defence Barrister
I am a leading GPhC Defence Barrister defending pharmacists and pharmacy technicians facing fitness to practise proceedings.
GDC Defence Barrister
I am a medical defence barrister acting for a range of dental practitioners in all matters relating to their fitness to practise.
GOsC Defence Barrister
I am a medical defence barrister acting for osteopaths in all matters relating to GOsC fitness to practise.
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Recent Blog & Publications
Fitness to practise includes health, physical & mental. With adverse health, what should be considered & when is a fitness to practise referral appropriate?
In the case of PSA v HCPC & Leonard Ren-Yi Yong, the High Court was asked to rule on whether inappropriate comments by Mr Yong were sexually motived.
This question is the subject of a consultation by the PSA on broader engagement with stakeholders when assessing the performance of healthcare regulators.
Reflection is a core feature of medical practice & in fitness to practise proceedings. An overview of GMC/MPTS standards and importance of early engagement.
Under Rule 6E, dentists and other dental professionals can request a review of certain decisions proving opportunity for early resolution to investigations.