We are delighted to welcome Matthew Corrie to 5SAH Chambers, who joins the professional discipline & regulatory team. 

Matthew was called to the Bar in 2006 and has spent time both in self-employed practice and as an employed barrister in private practice. Prior to returning to the self-employed bar in 2022 Matthew was an employed barrister at a national law firm and was mentioned as a ‘key lawyer’ in the Legal 500 Professional Discipline (Solicitors Guide) 2022.

Matthew specialises in fitness to practise, disciplinary and regulatory matters and acts for both regulators and regulated professionals. Matthew has extensive experience acting in proceedings at most of the healthcare regulators including the General Medical Council, the General Dental Council, the General Pharmaceutical Council, the General Optical Council, the General Osteopathic Council, the General Chiropractic Council, the Health and Care Professions Council, the Nursing and Midwifery Council and Social Work England.  Matthew has also acted in regulatory proceedings at the High Court.

Matthew also has considerable experience before the accountancy regulators including in proceedings before the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, the Association of Accounting Technicians, the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, the Institute of Financial Accountants, the Association of International Accountants and the Tax Disciplinary Board.

Matthew has acted as a legal advisor to the professional conduct panel of the Teaching Regulation Agency. Matthew has also acted in performers’ list proceedings at local level and on appeal to the First-Tier and Upper-Tier Tribunals.

To view Matthew’s profile, please click here.  To view our professional discipline & regulatory team pages please click here

To discuss any aspects of Matthew's practice, please contact Dave Scothern at dscothern@5sah.co.uk