Judgment Handed Down in Dutta v General Medical Council

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Judgment Handed Down in Dutta v General Medical Council


Warby J heard a judicial review challenge to the decision of the GMC’s Case Examiner to refer allegations to the Medical Practitioners Tribunal (MPT) (“the 2009 allegations”), alongside a statutory… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Alexis Hearnden Date

The Times’ Lawyer of the week: Fenella Morris QC


Fenella Morris QC has been named The Times’ Lawyer of the Week for her work as counsel to the Independent Medicines and Medical Devices Safety Review, chaired by Baroness Cumberlege…. Read more »

CategoryNews Author Fenella Morris QC Date

Report of the Independent Medicines and Medical Devices Review Published


Fenella Morris QC was counsel to the Review. The report is published following a two-year review of patient testimony and a large volume of other evidence concerning three medical interventions:… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Fenella Morris QC Date

Successful Remote Hearing of Nullity Plea before Williams J: Padero-Mernagh v Mernagh (Queen’s Proctor Intervening) [2020] EWFC 27


Simon Murray acted for the Queen’s Proctor (an ancient office held by the Treasury Solicitor, who represents the interests of the Crown in matters of Divorce) who had intervened in… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Simon Murray Date

GP erased from register for misconduct while acting as an expert witness


Fenella Morris QC acted for the Professional Standards Authority in this appeal from a decision of the Medical Practitioners Tribunal suspending rather than erasing Dr Zafar for his dishonest actions… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Fenella Morris QC Date

Without government guidance or PPE, doctors will have to make more unpopular choices about which lives to save


Vikram Sachdeva QC and David Lock QC write about human rights, limited resources and legal conundrums in The Independent. Without government guidance or PPE, doctors will have to make more… Read more »

CategoryNews, Articles Author Vikram Sachdeva QC Date

High Court confirms that certain actions taken in divorce proceedings can lawfully be performed by non-lawyers


JK v MK and E-Negotiation Ltd (trading as amicable) and The Queen’s Proctor [2020] EWFC 2 In an important judgment handed down on Monday 20 January 2020 relevant to disciplinary… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Vikram Sachdeva QC, Simon Murray Date

10th Edition of “Disciplinary & Regulatory Proceedings” Published


The 10th Edition of “Disciplinary & Regulatory Proceedings” has been published this week, co-authored by 39 Essex Chambers’ Gregory Treverton-Jones QC along with former Head of Chambers, Dame Alison Foster… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Gregory Treverton-Jones QC, Rory Dunlop QC, Alexis Hearnden, Peter Mant, Jack Anderson, Adam Boukraa Date

Daniel Benedyk successfully represents the Solicitors Regulation Authority in a challenge to higher rights of audience


Daniel Benedyk successfully represented the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) in the High Court, in a judicial review brought by a solicitor against a decision that he was not authorised to… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Daniel Benedyk Date

Dorset NHS shake-up campaigners refused appeal


Fenella Morris QC and Annabel Lee successfully represented NHS Dorset CCG in the Court of Appeal in a challenge to health service reconfiguration plans across Dorset. The appeal was brought… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Fenella Morris QC, Annabel Lee Date

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