Nicholas Anthony Trevette, Director


Recommended by Legal 500 for his work in Professional Discipline, Nick spent over 20 years investigating fraud and other criminal offences prior to seeking qualification as a solicitor. Nick has rapidly gained a strong reputation in Solicitors’ Discipline & Regulation.

He is a panel member of the Solicitors Assistance Scheme, a member of the Lawyers Defence Group and a member of the Association of Regulatory & Disciplinary Lawyers.

Chambers & Partners UK 2022 - '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. "They are true specialists in professional discipline and they do it with compassion and excellence," one client reveals, adding: "Their key point of difference is their ability to build strong relationships with their clients and the regulators."

Legal 500 UK 2022 - 'Nicholas Trevette is 'incredibly reassuring'. ‘This team really cares; they take the time to understand your issue properly. You never feel rushed and they always have your wellbeing at heart. As experts in this field, and with the firm only specialising in this area, they are technically excellent.‘ ‘Good, clear, honest advice from a small, highly effective team. Clients benefit from a highly personalised service and specialist advice; and they know they can speak to the team whenever they need to, and get top-quality, up-to-the minute advice. I highly recommend them. ‘Dedicated almost solely to solicitors’ disciplinary matters, so that the team has a granular understanding of both the SRA and the SDT.‘ ‘Nicholas Trevette was personable and easy to talk to – always on the end of the phone and incredibly reassuring.' and in previous editions, 'Nick Trevette is a leader in his field and achieves excellent outcomes in an expeditious fashion.’ ‘They are interested in you as individuals, as that in reality is what gives the firm its credence and respect. Nick Trevette is proactive enthusiastic & has an excellent manner with clients who appreciate his style.'

His fields of practice include:

  • Solicitors’ Discipline & Regulation
  • SRA Investigations specialist
  • SDT specialist
  • Intervention & Voluntary Practice Closure specialist
  • Criminal Law (Privately funded)

Nick qualified as a solicitor 2004.

You can contact Nick at the following email address: nick.trevette@murdochslaw.co.uk