About us

We are a specialist, multi-award winning firm of solicitors, nationally recognised for our expertise in the field of Solicitors’ Professional Discipline & Regulation.

Our core work involves acting for firms and individual solicitors in SRA investigations, and defending proceedings before the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal. As one of the only firms in the country to specialise in Solicitors’ Professional Discipline & Regulation, we believe that we understand the field like no other.

'Murdochs Solicitors 'provides an excellent service in terms of immediate responses and does not disappoint clients'. The practice is experienced in defending solicitors and other legal professionals facing regulatory investigation and disciplinary proceedings.' Legal 500 UK 2019

We are ranked as a leading firm in the field of Professional Discipline (Chambers & Legal 500) and frequent winners of awards (UK Professional Discipline & Regulation Law Firm of the Year – ACQ5 Global/Law Awards). Our specialist team, includes Robert Forman, co-author of The Solicitor's Handbook 2019.

Niche team specialising in defence of solicitors' professional discipline proceedings. Particular expertise in SDT matters, SRA forensic investigations and voluntary practice closures. Experienced in providing advice on interventions and appeals. Clients say: "The team as a whole is extremely able. They have impressive knowledge, and a degree of specialism that makes them stand out from the other firms practising in this area. Others say: "They are technically gifted and engaging." Chambers UK 2019

Murdochs’ team, Andrew Blatt, Robert Forman and Nick Trevette are individually ‘Recommended’ for Professional Discipline in Legal 500, while Andrew Blatt and Robert Forman are additionally recognised by Chambers as ‘Individual Leaders in their Field’ in Professional Discipline, Robert Forman achieving ‘Star’ status for the fourth successive year.

Our team is renowned for delivering high quality and cost effective legal services.  We’ve been serving solicitors across the UK for 30 years. We were established in the City of London in 1984, before relocating to, what is now an administrative hub, in London E11. Our nationwide practice sees us meet solicitors in all parts of England & Wales.