legal assessor

legal assessor

A UK solicitor, barrister or judge with at least 10 years experience, who sits on General Medical Council (GMC) Fitness to Practice and Interim Order Panels to advise them on points of law. Members of the Panel are expected to follow the advice of the Legal Assessor but are not obligated to do so. If they choose to depart from their advice, they are expected to give full reasons for doing so in their decision.
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Legal assessor Rhys Thomas read out the letter, dated July 9 which "with deep regret" confirmed Ms Richards' absence from further proceedings.
This was Dr Nemeth's second unsuccessful restoration application, and the Committee said it would hear no further application unless the Committee Chairman, advised by the Legal Assessor, considered it to have a reasonable prospect of success.
Frank McConnell, legal assessor said: "Young people should be protected from this behaviour.
MacAdams is a former delegate to the provincial synod, a former diocesan legal assessor, and chair of the resolutions committee for several sessions of the synod of the diocese of New Westminster.
The committee, who will not take part in the full misconduct hearing, was today advised by the UKCC's legal assessor on last month's submissions.
As advised by the Legal Assessor, the Committee's considerations of sanction began at the lowest level that would ensure that the welfare of animals was properly protected; that proper standards would be maintained among practitioners in the profession; and, that would be in the interests of the public.
But legal assessor Alexander Coleman pointed out to the panel that the evidence was only hearsay, and the patient had been recommended to visit Johnson by a friend who had used the chiropodist for years, so the actions could be seen as out of character.
Legal Assessor Eleanor Evans, 35, of Danescourt, Cardiff, said: ``I work in an office and do not think people are specific, but the general feel is like that.
Our solicitor Brian Price will act for the Turf Club and solicitor Philip O'Connor will act as a legal assessor.
On questioning by the Legal Assessor, however, he admitted that he had known that Moonlit Path was racing the same day that he administered the injection.
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