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Andrew Blatt

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Murdochs Solicitors

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Professional Discipline

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Senior Partner

Career

Ranked in Chambers and Partners & recommended by Legal 500 for his work in Professional Discipline, Andrew has been helping solicitors for many years.

Chambers 2018 say that Andrew, ‘frequently advises practitioners on SRA interventions, including handling voluntary practice closures. Clients say: “He’s very experienced, highly knowledgeable and empathetic.”‘

Legal 500 2017 say that ‘The ‘authoritative’, ‘steadfast’, and ‘proactive’ Andrew Blatt leads the team.’

Andrew is an Executive on the Committee of the Solicitors Assistance Scheme, a member of the Association of Regulatory & Disciplinary Lawyers and founder member of the Lawyers Defence Group. His fields of practice include:

  • Solicitors’ Discipline & Regulation
  • SRA Investigations specialist
  • SDT specialist
  • Intervention & Voluntary Practice Closure specialist

Andrew qualified as a solicitor 1985

Some of Andrew’s cases :

  • R v HHJ Richard Gee [1997-8]
  • R v Hussein Kaynak Tomas Honz Muslum Simsek Ali Aksu [1998] EWCA Crim 356
  • R v Bajwa and another [2007] All ER (D) 282 (Jun)

Publications :

Contributor to the Solicitors Handbook by Gregory Treverton-Jones QC & Andrew Hopper QC

You can contact Andrew at the following email address: andrew.blatt@murdochslaw.co.uk


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Murdochs Solicitors 'provides an excellent service in terms of immediate responses and does not disappoint clients'. The practice is experienced in defending solicitors and other legal professionals facing regulatory investigation and disciplinary proceedings. Senior partner Andrew Blatt 'has extensive experience and knowledge of professional conduct matters and clients just know they are in capable and reliable hands and that he will try to get the best possible outcome'. Other highly regarded advisers are Nicholas Trevette and senior consultant Robert Forman.

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