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Geoffrey Williams QC

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Practice Areas

Specialises in representing regulated professionals in proceedings before disciplinary tribunals and on appeals to the High Court. Also represents regulatory bodies in the same forums. Has appeared in many leading appeal cases in relation to the conduct of Solicitors including Salsbury v Law Society (Court of Appeal). Has particular expertise in defending those accused of dishonesty and advising those under investigation by the Solicitors Regulation Authority with a view to avoiding disciplinary action.

Career

Solicitor 1978 – 2013. Took Silk 2003. Called to the Bar at Gray’s Inn Michaelmas Term 2013 and became a Tenant at Farrar’s Building on 1st January 2014.

Professional Memberships

London Common Law and Commercial Bar Association

Publications

The Guide to the Professional Conduct of Chartered Surveyors

Personal

West Monmouth Grammar School Pontypool, Trent Polytechnic Nottingham, BA Law (Upper Second Class Honours). College of Law (Honours in Solicitors’ Final Examinations, 3 Distinctions awarded.)