Regulation + Judicial Review

What we do

The twenty-first century is the era of accountability. Whether you are an NGO, a public authority or an individual working in a regulated profession, difficult decision-making and the maintenance of standards are subject to greater public scrutiny than ever before.

Broadway House Chambers has a proven track record in representing organisations and individuals in highly sensitive regulatory matters, as well as in judicial review applications. Drawing on their multi-disciplinary expertise and knowledge, our Regulation and Judicial Review practitioners provide a first-rate service that is tailored to each individual client’s needs.

Our barristers are instructed to represent clients in front of regulatory panels, including:

  • General Medical Council
  • Nursing & Midwifery Council
  • General Dental Council
  • Care Quality Commission
  • Teaching Agency
  • Ofsted internal appeals
  • Solicitors Regulation Authority
  • Bar Standards Board
  • Health and Social Care Chambers of the First-Tier and Upper Tribunals
  • Residential Property Tribunals

Our expertise

Team members frequently appear in the High Court on JR cases – several of which have progressed up the appellate system to become precedent-setting authorities – and some members have specialist training and experience in disputes involving the European Convention on Human Rights. Examples of important cases in which our barristers have appeared include:

    • R (Lock) v Leicester City Council [2012] EWHC 2058
    • CC of South Yorkshire v Information Commissioner [2011] EWHC 44
    • CC of Humberside Police v Information Commissioner [2009] EWCA Civ 1079
    • R (A) v South Yorkshire Police [2007] EWHC 126
    • R (Marper & S) v CC of South Yorkshire [2004]  UKHL 39

For further information about our Regulation and Judicial Review team members, or to enquire about availability, please contact our dedicated Civil Clerking Team.

Specialist Barristers

For further information about our members or to enquire as to availability please visit our members’ profiles.