Julie Norris > Kingsley Napley LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Kingsley Napley LLP

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Work Department

Regulatory and professional discipline.


Julie is a partner in the Regulatory Team. She predominantly acts in the professional practices sector, advising lawyers, accountants and built environment professionals on regulatory compliance, investigations, adjudication, enforcement and prosecutions. Central to Julie’s practice is acting for law firms and partners, advising pre and post commencement of regulatory action by the SRA. Julie advises companies and organisations across all sectors in inquiries and investigations.


Barrister Dyers Chambers 2002-07; Kingsley Napley LLP 2007 to date, partner 2011. Author ‘The Law of Regulatory Enforcement and Sanctions – A practical guide’ (February 2011, Oxford University Press).


Committee member of the City of London Law Society (CLLS), The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA), Whitehall and Industry Group Lawyers’ Network (WIG), Member of the Association of Regulatory and Disciplinary Lawyers (ARDL), Law Society of England and Wales, Financial Services Lawyers Association (FSLA), Fellow of the Faculty of the History and Philosophy of Medicine and Pharmacy of the Worshipful Society of Apothecaries.


University of London, Queen Mary and Westfield College (2000 LLB); College of Law (2001 BVC).

Lawyer Rankings

London > Dispute resolution > Professional discipline

(Leading individuals)

Julie NorrisKingsley Napley LLP

Kingsley Napley LLP‘s ‘professional discipline practice translates complex legal matters into simple, productive English‘. It covers the education, healthcare, finance, and professional and legal service sectors. Clients benefit from the group’s ability to work with members of the firm’s highly rated criminal, dispute resolution and public law departments. Nicola Hill, who heads up the regulatory team, advises many of the statutory healthcare, professional services and educational sector regulators. Iain Miller‘s clients include some of the largest law firms in the world, as well as almost all the legal service regulators in England and Wales. Melinka Berridge is the firm’s lead partner for a number of the team’s regulatory clients. Also recommended is Julie Norris, who advises professionals and corporations in the legal, financial, professional and health sectors. Other key names to note are Julie Matheson, who leads the team’s financial regulatory practice, and Sarah Harris, who acts on behalf of a large number of healthcare regulators. Barrister Hannah Eales and Shannett Thompson are notable senior associates.

London > Corporate and commercial > Partnership

Kingsley Napley LLP approaches partnership matters with expertise in employment law and regulatory issues. The group is regularly instructed by individual lawyers and accountants in contentious matters, including those involving allegations of sexual misconduct and bullying, as well as partner exits, equal pay claims and confidentiality breaches. The group is co-led by regulatory specialist Iain Miller and employment lawyer Adrian CrawfordJulie Norris, who is part of the regulatory team, has substantial experience advising LLPs and solicitors.