Professional Discipline & Regulation

Sarah appears before both the GMC and GDC, in defence of practitioners. Her experience encompasses alleged personal and professional misconduct cases, clinical malpractice, professional fraud and non clinical criminal matters, as well as health and substance dependency cases. She appears both at the interim stages and at full hearings.

Sarah is qualified to accept Direct Professional Access in this area.

Selected Cases

  • GMC v Justin Stebbing (2017).
  • GDC v Thamasine Stephenson (2013-2014): A 6 week GDC hearing, allegations of fraud and conspiracy, co-defending in a 3 practitioner charge; dentist found not to have been dishonest and sanction of reprimand only given.
  • GMC v Dr Caolin McLaverty (2012).
  • GMC v Dr Tony Steele (2011).
  • GMC v Dr Mark Mellor (2010).
  • GMC v Dr Sonia Val-Carreras (2010).
  • GDC v Steven Bal Sharma (2009-2010).
  • GMC v Richard Evans (2008).
  • Operation Ore (2005): Represented surgeon charged in respect of downloading child pornography.
View full profile »
Portfolio [0]
Barrister Portfolio
Barristers / Name Call CV Email

Remove All


to email this list of barristers to a colleague.