Medical Touch

General Medical Council Law

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We assist in the capacity of a McKenzie Friend only in the defence of medical professionals who are facing ever more numerous and complex regulatory issues. We have a team of specialists, including a neonatal nurse, who offer advice to doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals on every aspect of their professional life.


We regularly advise medical professionals on a variety of areas and in particular GMC fitness to practise investigations. We will assist you from when the GMC notify you of their beginning of their investigation through to any subsequent GMC fitness to practise hearing.

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This includes:

  • Providing initial advice and support during the referral and investigation stage

  • Preparing a detailed written response to allegations raised by the GMC

  • Representation at Interim Order Tribunal Hearings

  • Representation at Medical Practitioners Tribunal Hearings

  • Providing assistance with performance, health and assurance assessments

  • In addition to fitness to practice investigations we also assist medical professionals in other GMC matters including:

  • Appeals against the findings of a Medical Practitioners Tribunal

  • Judicial Review proceedings

  • Restoration applications

  • Review hearings

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We Provide

Our Regulatory team has experience in providing specialist advice and assisting as McKenzie Friends with medical professionals in all areas of GMC matters. We have assisted our clients in a wide variety of cases including inadequate treatment, poor record keeping, inappropriate prescribing, conduct issues and criminal cautions and convictions.


We do more than merely represent our healthcare clients at hearings. Our experience of the wider professional environment enables us to achieve the best possible outcomes whilst offering exceptional value for money.


We are proud to offer our clients a unique approach to GMC matters and feel that our level of expertise makes us a leading firm in this area of healthcare law.


We are BSB Licensed Access Accredited which means we can instruct Counsel on your behalf if needed for a particularly complex matter. 

We offer a free initial telephone consultation to all prospective clients. If you would like to speak to us please ring Richard Creamer or Iain Pickering from our Regulatory team on 01227 913852 or alternatively email us at

Book an Appointment

To book an appointment with one of our expert advisers please click the box below to schedule a 45 minute video call via Zoom.