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, preparing self reports and defending proceedings before the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal.

Trusted by firms, large and small, we’ve been serving the legal profession across the UK for in excess of 30 years. Our team is renowned for delivering high quality and cost-effective legal services. 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 - giving you the edge when seeking the best possible outcome.

'Murdochs Solicitors has a niche team specialising in defence of solicitors' professional discipline proceedings. The firm has particular expertise in SDT matters, SRA forensic investigations and voluntary practice closures. It is experienced in providing advice on interventions and appeals."This firm has a unique ability to handle complex matters quickly and well.""The team shows in-depth knowledge of various SRA regulations and although matters are complex the advice given is clear, concise and practical.""The team is aware of regulatory trends impacting the industry and can respond accordingly." Chambers UK 2024

We have been consistently ranked as a leading firm in the field of Professional Discipline by Chambers & Legal 500 for many years. Our three-strong team, Andrew Blatt, Robert Forman and Nick Trevette are all well-known on the circuit as leading advisers.

Predominantly focused on defending solicitors (and other legal professionals) facing regulatory investigations and disciplinary proceedings, Murdochs Solicitors' 'specialist knowledge and extensive experience are exceptional'. The practice of senior partner Andrew Blatt, whose 'advice is very sound and to the point', covers SRA investigations, SDT proceedings, and complex partnership disputes featuring misconduct issues; and senior consultant Robert Forman is 'a leader in his field of Solicitors Professional Standards and Regulations'. At director level, Nicholas Trevette also has significant experience in handling SRA investigations.' Legal 500 UK 2024

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.