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Regulatory win in Social Worker case

Barry has recently successfully represented a Social Worker before the Conduct and Competence Committee of the Health and Care Professions Council. His client faced serious allegations of malpractice in relation to the care of a vulnerable child and allegations of incompetence. Following a four day hearing, his client was cleared of all bar one contested factual allegations, and the Panel found that on the evidence his client’s fitness to practice was not impaired. Barry was instructed by Thompsons Solicitors @thompsonslaw @furnivallaw