For Business

Professional discipline and regulation for business

What we do

We have a highly experienced team of solicitors who act in the field of professional discipline and regulation. We advise and act for a number of regulators and organisations across a wide range of legal services in the sector. The team are also ranked by leading professional body Chambers UK Guide to the Legal Profession

Extensive experience and solid credentials

The clients we act for in the field of professional discipline and regulation include:

  • The Law Society of Scotland

  • Educational Institute of Scotland

  • British Airline Pilots' Association

Our solicitors are also appointed by regulatory bodies to act as independent Legal Adviser/Assessor to registration, conduct, interim orders and disciplinary committees and panels including:

  • Scottish Social Services Council

  • Institute and Faculty of Actuaries

We can help undertake a variety of work

  • Handling conduct complaints from the outset of the investigation of the complaint through to presenting the case at a hearing

  • Drafting charges, statements and associated documents

  • Investigating and proceeding with protection of title cases

  • Providing general legal advice on issues that arise, including policy issues, rules drafting and regulatory and statutory frameworks 

  • Advising on and acting in actions in the Court of Session and the Sheriff Court, including appeals and judicial review

  • Auditing and reporting on committee/panel decisions

  • Drafting memoranda of understanding and responses to consultation papers

  • Fulfilling the Legal Adviser/Assessor role in hearings

  • In-house training

Let us help you

Contact us to find out what we can do to help.