Murdochs’ three-strong Professional Discipline team has maintained its ranking in Chambers & Partners UK 2017. This is what Chambers has to say about us :

What the team is known for Niche team specialising in solicitors’ professional discipline, acting exclusively in the defence of solicitors. Particular expertise in SDT proceedings, SRA forensic investigations and voluntary practice closures.


“You’d think I was their only client, so quick was their turnaround. In terms of meticulousness, efficiency and compassion, I can’t speak highly enough of them.”

“They were absolutely wonderful; delightfully dedicated and very good lawyers who make you feel like you’re the only client that matters.”

Notable practitioners

Andrew Blatt has particular expertise in managing voluntary practice closures, as part of a broad solicitor-focused practice. He earns praise from clients for his “professional, supportive and thorough” approach.

Robert Forman‘s practice is focused on defending solicitors in SDT proceedings. One client notes: “It is clear that tribunal members respond positively to his well thought-out and clearly presented arguments. In what was a very difficult time, it was reassuring to know that my case was being dealt with by an expert in this field.”

If you have a professional discipline issue that you’d like to discuss in confidence, please telephone Andrew Blatt on 020 8530 7291 or Robert Forman on 020 8852 3412.