Charles Atkins

Charles Atkins
Partner

Charles worked in the Claims & Regulatory department of Radcliffes LeBrasseur for 14 years and was a partner there for nine years. In 2005 he became a partner at Bevan Brittan, heading up their London Healthcare team. In 2007 Charles joined Gordons, where he has established our Healthcare Department. He now leads a team of lawyers in our Guildford office dealing with claims, regulatory and disciplinary matters. 

His expertise is in defending clinicians on behalf of a leading Medical Defence Organisation in claims of clinical negligence, disciplinary proceedings and disputes between clinicians and their contract holders. He also undertakes regulatory work on behalf of practitioners before the General Medical Council, General Dental Council, General Pharmaceutical Council and other regulatory bodies. In addition, he provides advice and representation at Inquests along with statutory criminal prosecutions and other healthcare advisory services.

He is a recognised leader in the field of defendant healthcare work and has been described in Chambers as being a ‘sound practitioner with a deep knowledge of this area of law‘ with 'a wealth of experience defending healthcare professionals'.

Charles is a member of the Association of Regulatory and Disciplinary Lawyers and the Pharmacy Law and Ethics Association.

Telephone: 
01483 451 901