Professional Discipline (Band 1)
Practice Areas: Geoffrey is a Partner and Joint Head of the Professional Regulation Group with Katrina Wingfield in the London office of Penningtons Solicitors LLP. He acts for a number of major regulators including the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, the Farriers Registration Council and the General Optical Council. He is a panel solicitor for the Solicitors Regulation Authority. He appears regularly as advocate before many Disciplinary Committees. He has conduct of Statutory Appeals and Judicial Reviews before the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council and in the Administrative Court.
Professional Memberships: Association of Regulatory and Disciplinary Lawyers.
Career: Qualified 1978; Partner at Walker Martineau 1983-2000; Partner Penningtons 2000.
Personal: Jesus College, Cambridge 1972-75.