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As a top-rated disciplinary tribunal barrister, Dean Armstrong QC is an expert in getting professional disciplinary proceedings discontinued, or where this is not possible, getting the best possible outcome for his clients. Dean’s expertise and experience spans all kinds of disciplinary fit-to-practice hearings and regulatory tribunals.
TOP-RATED DISCIPLINARY TRIBUNALS BARRISTER
He has previously advised in respect of disqualification of directors and other matters alleging misconduct short of allegations of criminal activity.
This has been mostly with those involved in the financial services industry. However, Dean has advised in Solicitors Regulatory Authority matters.
High Profile Inquiries Dean has also been involved in advising those who have been the subject of high profile Inquiries. As a top-rated disciplinary tribunal barrister, he was selected to be involved in the Cash for Honours Inquiry, and more recently in connection with the Leveson Inquiry.
No-one advised by Dean faced any further action in connection with these investigations.
Notable Disciplinary Tribunals Cases
Cash for Honours
Leveson Inquiry (2011)
Dean Armstrong QC speaking about his approach to Appeals.
See how Dean Armstrong QC approaches asset confiscation.
Using his financial City background, Dean Armstrong QC, speaks about Insider Trading.
As a former City Legal Advisor, Dean explains his approach to Tax Evasion charges.
With his unique Financial Institution background, Dean speaks about Money Laundering.
“A class act with devastatingly effective powers of cross-examination” The Legal 500
“A master tactician who can identify key issues quickly” Chambers and Partners
“Solicitors identify him as an impressive presence in court” Chambers and Partners
“He’s a practical man who sees the wider picture” Chambers and Partners
“Dean Armstrong is fast reaching the point where there will be no one above him at all”
Chambers and Partners
“He is elegant in court and very persuasive” Chambers and Partners
“He is fantastic, and very, very good on the detail. He is also very down-to-earth with clients”