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RadcliffesLeBrasseur

85 FLEET STREET, LONDON, EC4Y 1AE, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7222 7040
Fax:
Fax 020 7222 6208
Email:
Web:
www.rlb-law.com
Cardiff, Leeds, London

Stewart Duffy

Tel:
Work 020 7227 7418
Email:
Web:
www.rlb-law.com
RadcliffesLeBrasseur

Work Department

Healthcare

Position

Stewart is a Partner in the Healthcare department, advising doctors, dentists and other healthcare professionals on regulatory and disciplinary matters. Stewart is experienced in disciplinary hearings before statutory regulators, including Medical Practitioners Tribunals, GDC committees and Performers List hearings, statutory appeals and judicial review proceedings, as well as advising clients in respect of a variety of regulatory regimes relevant to the healthcare sector. He regularly receives instructions from medical defence organisations (MDOs) and individual health professionals.

Career

Stewart has a medical degree and MD from Trinity College, Dublin, and spent a number of years in hospital practice before re-qualifying as a solicitor in England and Wales after studying law at University College Dublin and being called to the Bar in New York.

Member

Stewart is a member of the Law Society and the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.


London: Dispute resolution

Professional discipline

Within: Professional discipline

With offices in London, Leeds and Cardiff, RadcliffesLeBrasseur has specialist teams for corporate investigations, healthcare professionals (including doctors and dentists) and solicitors regulation. Alex Leslie  is the head of the healthcare professionals team and his main area of work is advising professionals working in the NHS on regulatory, disciplinary, employment and ethical issues; and Nigel West  is the commercial litigation and solicitors regulation head and advises legal professionals and practices on the disciplinary process surrounding Solicitors Regulation Authority investigations and Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal (SDT) proceedings and appeals. Other names to note are Susanna Heley, who specialises in regulatory law and professional disciplinary work for solicitors and other legal professionals; Stewart Duffy , whose specialist work involves regulatory and disciplinary matters for doctors, dentists and other healthcare professionals; and consultant Linda Lee, who frequently acts in SDT proceedings. 

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