Infected Blood Inquiry announces innovative plans to allow individuals to give evidence anonymously - Jan 2019
Professional Discipline & Regulation
Michael is developing his practice in professional discipline, and in particular has assisted senior members of chambers, including Christina Lambert QC and David Balcombe QC, in on-going regulatory prosecutions by the Bar Standards Board and the General Medical Council respectively.
Michael has advocacy experience beyond his level of call, having been a court prosecutor in Scotland prior to coming to the bar and subsequently retained an independent practice in criminal prosecution. He has a skill set well suited to professional regulatory matters.
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Matthew Hill and Michael Deacon instructed as junior counsel to the Infected Blood Inquiry - Sep 2018
Robert Kellar and Michael Deacon overturn dishonesty finding against doctor in Court of Appeal - Sep 2018
Oliver Sanders QC and Michael Deacon in online data breach appeal - Jul 2018
1COR Annual Professional Discipline Seminar - Jun 2017
UK Human Rights Blog is pick of best legal bloggers by The Times - Feb 2017
Is Crowdfunding the New Way of Financing Judicial Reviews? - Nov 2016
Oliver Sanders and Michael Deacon in case about online data breach - Nov 2016
Michael Deacon acts for family in tragic construction site death - Oct 2015
Two New Members: Diarmuid Laffan and Michael Deacon - Sep 2015
We send a team to annual charity beach volleyball tournament organised by our Brighton Chambers - Jul 2015