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Head of our London healthcare team with over 25 years’ experience in NHS and public sector work with a broad practice including inquests, mental health, court of protection and advisory work (ranked as a leader in her field), Kiran is listed as a leading individual in 2016 Legal 500 (healthcare) and also ranked in 2016 Chambers and Partners in band 1 in both healthcare (contentious) and Court of Protection, and band 2 in mental health.

Kiran advises on a broad range of issues from judicial reviews, complex and sensitive inquests, mental health law, complaints handling, medical ethics, court of protection and patient care issues, to clinical and corporate governance issues, public consultation duties, commissioning decisions, practitioner performance, policies and procedures.

Prior to qualifying in the UK, Kiran attended the Kenya Law School when she undertook mini pupillage before being admitted as a solicitor in the UK. She attained higher rights (civil) and was appointed a deputy district judge (SE circuit) in 2006.


Oxley & Coward, Solicitor, 1991 – 1995
Wansbroughs Willey Hargrave, Solicitor, 1995 – 1996
Wansbroughs Willey Hargrave, Associate, 1996 – 1998
Wansbroughs Willey Hargrave, Partner, 1998 -1999
Beachcroft Wansbroughs, Partner, 1999 – Dec. 2008 Weightmans LLP, Partner, Jan 2009 – Jan 2016
Hill Dickinson LLP, Consultant, Jan 2016 – April 2016


Hindi = Basic
Punjabi = Conversational
Urdu = Basic


The Law Society
Association of Regulatory and Disciplinary Lawyers
Royal Society of Medicine


Buckingham University (UK), Kenya Law School, Trent Polytechnic Law School (UK)
LLB (Hons) 1987, Kenya Law School (Advocate) 1987, Solicitor  (England & Wales) 1991, Higher Rights (Civil Proceedings) 2006; Deputy District Judge 200

Lawyer Rankings

London > Public sector > Healthcare

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Kiran Bhogal

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Kiran BhogalHill Dickinson LLP

Hill Dickinson LLP continued to expand its healthcare capabilities with two lateral hires from HempsonsJamie Foster, who has ‘breadth of industry experience‘ advising NHS organisations, private providers, and health and life sciences start-ups on commercial and public law matters, and James Lawford Davies, a ‘top specialist‘ in healthtech and life sciences, specifically in reproductive and genetic technologies and cell and gene therapies. Key areas of expertise include commercial and procurement, commissioning, regulatory, governance, inquests and Court of Protection work. Kiran Bhogal and Emma Galland co-head the London healthcare group. Other recommended partners include Joanna Trewin in Manchester, Robert McGough in Leeds and Sharon Thomas in Liverpool.