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Fax: 0161 832 0370
DX: 718200 Manchester 3
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Bloom Street
M3 6AJ

Barry Harwood

Regulatory & Professional Disciplinary

Barry defends professionals in all disciplines facing professional misconduct, competence and impairment allegations. Barry also advises on Appeals and Judicial Reviews from regulatory hearings.
Barry acts in cases before:

  • TheSolicitors Regulation Authority (SRA)
  • General Medical Council (GMC)
  • General Optical Council (GOC)
  • General Dental Council (GDC)
  • Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC)
  • General Social Council (GSC), General Teaching Council (GTC)
  • Health Professionals Council (HPC)
  • Police Misconduct Disciplinary Boards (Barry is a former Police Officer).



Reported Cases

  • DHL Excel Supply Chain Ltd v Mr M Davies
  • Ms C Short (Appeal No. 2) v P J Hayman & Co Ltd
  • Bevan v Royal Bank of Scotland (ICR 2880 682)
  • Mr S Ahmed V City of Bradford Metropolitan Borough Council EAT UKEAT/0145/14/KN
  • Victimisation-Protected disclosure-detriment


  • British Association for Sport and the Law
  • Employment Lawyers Association
  • Industrial Law Society
  • Former member of the BSB Professional Conduct Committee and Bar Council Equality & Diversity Committee
  • ADR-ODR International accredited Civil-Commercial Mediator