Regulatory Prosecutions

Regulatory Law is one of our specialties in the Criminal and Civil Litigation departments. We do appear before criminal courts and other regulatory tribunals around the country.

What work is involved?

We assist organisations and directors in dealing with enquiries, prosecutions and litigation arising from investigations by:- Technical Regulators such as Health and Safety Executive, Environment Agency and Trading Standards; Financial regulation, business crime and tax fraud which involves liaison with the Police, HM Customs & Excise and the Inland Revenue. This is a fluid area of law and we offer advice to organisations on how best to comply with the regulations imposed upon them by these bodies. Relevant regulations include food and product safety; health and safety; environmental law; consumer protection and competition law.

We also have a strong Commercial Department who can provide assistance to business clients so that we are able to offer a seamless service.

Our Values

Whether the problems are big or small and whether it is a large corporation or a single member company, we offer a professional, friendly and value for money service, making sure we understand the needs and concerns of our clients and we are committed to achieving the best result possible.

Why not read one of our Success Stories and then give one of our specialist solicitors a call today.

Contact Us

If you would like to receive any more information or ask us a question about these or any other matters fill in our Online Form and we will get back to you within 24 hours .

However, if you prefer you can telephone Simon Hale at our Beeston office on 0115 922 1591 (mon-fri)

Latest News

“The Dangers of Being Kind”

The report of the Charity Commission following its investigation into the operation of registered charity, The Air Ambulance Service, provides a salutary warning for all charity Trustees serving on Boards up and down the country.

As part of its investigation, the Commission found that the Chair of Trustees had personally sanctioned a loan of £27,000 to the CEO of the charity out of charity funds. Good intentions no doubt lay behind the Chair’s d... September 2nd 2015 | read more

Lawyers who qualified together and worked for Ellis-Fermor & Negus are now set to stand down


 L-R David Wells, Simon Hale (Director) & William Skinner
TWO solicitors who qualified on the same day and decades later worked for the same legal firm with offices in Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire are set to retire after 40 years.
William Skinner and David Wells are currently both consultants for Ellis-Fermor & Negus at Beeston, though both have trod different paths in their career since qualifying on June 16, 1975.
That was the day w... June 22nd 2015 | read more

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