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London: Crime, fraud and licensing

Crime: general
Crime: general - ranked: tier 5

Eastwoods

Eastwoods¬†Solicitors specialises in representing professionals in criminal proceedings. Recent cases have included sexual assault, gross negligence, manslaughter and fraud. The team has ‚Äėa wealth of expertise from representing people at police interviews, all the way through to Crown Court trials‚Äô. Key practitioner Surjit Dubb¬†has ‚Äėunmatched client care and attention to detail‚Äô. Adam Smith¬†is also recommended.

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London: Dispute resolution

Professional discipline
Professional discipline - ranked: tier 2

Eastwoods

Eastwoods recently hired consultant Kate Williams from RadcliffesLeBrasseur; she is experienced in preparing defence cases for General Medical Council (GMC) and General Dental Council (GDC) hearings from . The practice has a well-established reputation as a specialist firm for disciplinary defence work, predominantly on behalf of healthcare professionals. It has also expanded its scope to advise professionals in sectors that include sports, police, fiduciaries and corporate executives. The team defended a dentist facing a GDC investigation into multiple clinical failings over a number of years, including failures to diagnose and treat caries, inappropriate prescriptions of antibiotics, failures to refer, and widespread record-keeping inadequacies. Senior partner and team head Simon Eastwood specialises in representing healthcare professionals; he has successfully represented numerous clients facing investigations by regulatory bodies such as the GMC and GDC. Adam Smith represents numerous professionals in regulatory matters, from assistance throughout a regulatory investigation and initial stages, to provision of observations, gathering of evidence and preparation for substantive hearings; and Surjit Dubb acts for professionals in regulatory and disciplinary matters at the Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service, GMC, GDC and NHS Trust Disciplinary matters. Stephen Hooper is an experienced associate.

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