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GMC Defence Barristers

GMC Defence Barristers is a subsidiary of Kings View Chambers, a leading medical and healthcare law firm specialising in GMC fitness to practise cases and is headed up by barristers Catherine Stock and Stephen McCaffrey.

Recent Case Studies

Kings View Chambers success in GMC harassment case for doctor

Kings View Chambers represented a doctor accused of harassment and successfully persuaded MPTS that doctor’s fitness to practise was not impaired.

Kings View Chambers successful in MPTS Interim Order case for doctor

Kings View Chambers represented a doctor at an interim order hearing with accusations including clinical competence, honesty and integrity.

Kings View supports doctor facing dismissal in malicious complaint case

Doctor facing dismissal following a malicious complaint keeps their job and avoids a GMC referral with support and advice from Kings View Chambers.

Success for doctor in internal NHS investigation

Stephen advised & represented a London consultant investigated for dishonesty connected to time spent in private practice whilst on sick leave from the NHS.

Success for doctor in internal NHS investigation

Stephen advised & represented a London consultant investigated for dishonesty connected to time spent in private practice whilst on sick leave from the NHS.

Success for doctor in internal NHS investigation

Stephen advised & represented a London consultant investigated for dishonesty connected to time spent in private practice whilst on sick leave from the NHS.

I would without reservation recommend GMC Defence Barristers to medical, dental and nursing personnel who require representation with their regulatory organisations

Amazingly helpful barristers, who, as they are GMC specialists. Highly and unreservedly recommnended.

After struggling through over two years of protracted GMC investigations. I can honestly say calling GMC Defence Barristers was the wisest decision I have ever made.

The service l received from was exceptional. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend them to anyone going through legal advice etc.

Insightful, very thorough, makes cases effortless and the team use simple language to assist Doctors.

The service l received was exceptional.

What we do

General Medical Council (GMC) research has shown that doctors who lacked legal representation tended to receive more serious outcomes.  

In contrast, the research concluded that there was no association between the seriousness of tribunal outcomes and a doctor’s age, race, sex, or whether they gained their primary medical qualification in the UK or abroad. 

The research conclusively showed that one of the most important factors for doctors facing fitness to practise proceedings is legal representation and engagement.

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GMC fitness to practise referrals

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MPTS Interim Order hearings

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Help with voluntary removal

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Appeal against refusal of registration

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GMC fitness to practise hearings

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Preparing your case before the Case Examiners

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Registration advice

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Investigation and disciplinary hearings at work

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Appeals against a MPTS Tribunal determination

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Help with the decision of the Case Examiners

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Restoration to the Register

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Criminal investigation and proceedings

Speak to us today

Contact us today to discuss your fitness to practise issues and difficulties with a GMC defence experts.

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