Christopher Geering

Christopher Geering

"Christopher is forensic in his approach to cases. He is thoughtful and concise in his advice and sympathetic to and, where necessary, firm with his clients, who often present with heightened emotions given that their careers and livelihoods are at stake."

Legal 500 UK 2021
Year of call: 2009
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Christopher Geering has a strong reputation in the fields of Professional Discipline and Coronial proceedings. He appears regularly before all the major healthcare regulators, as well as teaching and accountancy bodies.

He has experience dealing with cases of particular seriousness – including successfully representing the financial director of an NHS Trust who was awarded record costs against the ACCA after being accused of backdating million pound contracts, and a doctor accused of a sexual assault on a colleague. In addition to fitness to practise proceedings, he regularly appears in the High Court, both for and against the regulator.

In coronial work he has represented the interests of a care home and County Council, as well as those of individual doctors or nurses.

Christopher also has a significant advisory practice. He has assisted a variety of regulators on legal issues and case preparation, as well as advising registrants on prospects of appeal.

Christopher accepts Direct Access instructions.

What others say:

“An excellent practitioner. He is tactically very good and he knows his stuff.” “Really superb, professional and works well in a team.” – Chambers UK 2021

“Christopher is forensic in his approach to cases. He is thoughtful and concise in his advice and sympathetic to and, where necessary, firm with his clients, who often present with heightened emotions given that their careers and livelihoods are at stake.” – Legal 500 UK 2021

“Combines excellent commercial skills with great hearing room presence and a phenomenal work ethic.” “He is talented at dealing with individual practitioner clients and large corporate clients alike. He is persuasive and great to work with.” – Chambers UK 2020

“Very astute, and very persuasive on his feet.” – Legal 500 2020

“A fantastic cross-examiner and incredibly clever.” – Chambers UK 2018

“He has outstanding knowledge, is incredibly approachable and works tirelessly on cases. He never ceases to amaze in terms of the skills he offers.” – Chambers UK 2018

“A really systematic thinker who gets to the heart of a matter quickly and presents persuasively” – Chambers UK 2017

“A very good and persuasive advocate, who is excellent with clients and a pleasure to work with.” – Legal 500 2017

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