company directors

Company directors facing disciplinary proceedings with any law enforcement agencies or regulatory bodies could be at risk of causing devastating damage to their professional reputation and livelihood. Sanctions include financial penalties, suspension or disqualification from company management for between two to 15 years.

At Burton Copeland, we work hard to protect the interests of company directors facing investigation or prosecution for inappropriate behaviour or criminal activity. Speak to one of our professional discipline solicitors today for assistance with your defence - you can either call our Manchester office on 0161 827 9500 or fill in our contact form to let us know you’d like to hear from us.

how will you defend me?

Our lawyers have over 35 years’ experience in defending those facing disciplinary investigations, and can provide assistance within the following areas:

  • Advice throughout investigation proceedings
  • Representation at hearings
  • Preparation of responses on your behalf
  • Support during police interviews, if required
  • Guidance on the acceptance of penalties
  • Making an appeal to the courts regarding decisions

Due to the impact an investigation can have on a director’s credibility and employment status, it is vital you find a solicitor who can provide you with the best possible defence strategy.

why should I choose burton copeland?

Our dedicated team has the expertise to defend you against accusations of unprofessional or criminal activity, and has provided advice and guidance on numerous cases involving company directors.

We will listen to your requirements, consider all of the evidence and keep you up to date on matters throughout the case. Our work has been recognised by law regulatory bodies Chambers and Partners, and the Legal 500, so you can rest assured you will receive the best service possible.

contact us today

If you are a company director facing investigation or prosecution, get in touch with Burton Copeland today. Our offices are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, so you can contact us anytime you need support. Call us now on 0161 827 9500 during office hours, or 0161 832 7834 at any other time. Alternatively, complete our online form and a member of the professional discipline team will be in touch shortly.