Governance and Compliance

The global financial crisis has heightened the realisation that corporate governance ideals of a company are integral to the company’s performance and long-term sustainability as well aiding national growth and development.

We live in an increasingly regulated world, with rules and legislation both restricting and protecting the practices of organisations and individuals. Navigating the red tape without expert advice can be both confusing and costly.

We are specialists in the field of public and regulatory law. Whether you are a commercial organisation working within a regulated market or a public body, we understand the regulatory challenges you face and the help you are likely to need to overcome or withstand them. Regardless of the size or nature of your organisation, we can meet all of your regulatory needs. We regularly assist clients on policy, powers, acting lawfully, governance and statutory interpretation; bringing and defending legal challenges, including judicial reviews; and conducting, or assisting with, public inquiries, inquests and investigations.

Our work also includes supporting regulatory bodies in bringing prosecutions; preparing and presenting regulatory cases; providing training to Fitness to Practise panellists and regulatory committees on a variety of topics including decision reasoning, procedure, case law and avoiding judicial reviews; and drafting rules and regulations.

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