News and Events - Professional Discipline


25th Mar 2019News

Andrew Colman Successfully Defends Vaser Liposelection™ Practitioner Facing 28 Allegations

Andrew Colman recently completed the successful defence of a highly experienced practitioner of Vaser liposelection™ (a form of liposuction) after a protracted 4-week hearing at the Medical Practitioners Tribunal in Manchester. The doctor faced 28 allegations, divided into well over 100 sub-heads, covering the treatment of three patients dating back as far as 2011 and […]

25th Mar 2019News

Andrew Hurst Appointed Circuit Judge

Chambers is delighted to announce that Andrew Hurst has been appointed a Circuit Judge. He will take up sitting at Basildon Crown Court from 1st April. Andrew was an asset to our Professional Discipline Team, with a formidable reputation in the area and was shortlisted for Professional Junior of the Year in last years’ Chambers […]

8th Mar 2019News

2 Hare Court Welcomes 2 New Tenants

Chambers is delighted to announce that Nneka Akudolu (previously of 187 Fleet Street) has accepted an invitation to join 2 Hare Court. Nneka is a highly respected jury advocate whose practice encompasses all areas of serious crime.  She has particular experience working with vulnerable defendants and witnesses and those charged with historic allegations of a sexual […]

6th Feb 2019News

Michael Rawlinson Successful in Misconduct Defence of Detective Inspector

Michael Rawlinson has successfully defended a Detective Inspector who faced allegations of gross misconduct. The officer faced dismissal, having been accused of two historic allegations of serious domestic violence against another serving police officer. Following a two-week contested hearing, the allegations were dismissed by the panel in their entirety. The case involved over 40 witnesses, […]