Adam Weston

Experience

  • As a Partner at BLM since May 2018, I act for healthcare professionals and businesses in regulatory, disciplinary, inquest and criminal matters
  • My regulatory cases bring me before the GMC, GDC, NMC, GOC, GPhC and HCPC as well as NHS England and NHS Hospital Trusts. I am routinely instructed in lengthy and complex investigations into serious allegations of misconduct, dishonesty and clinical incompetence 
  • I head the London medical crime team for BLM and I defend healthcare professionals in cases involving gross negligence manslaughter, neglect, medicines act offences, sexual assault, common assault, fraud against the NHS, racially motivated public order offences, perverting the course of justice and indecent images of children. I also routinely advise clients in relation to DBS matters following the closure of criminal and regulatory investigations

Significant Reported Cases

  • Regina -v- Dr Navin Zala [2014] EWCA Crim 2181
  • Walker-Smith -v- General Medical Council [2012]
  • R (on the application of Tutin) -v- GMC [2009]
  • R (on the application of Sosanya) -v- GMC [2009]

Membership/appointments

  • I am a member of ARDL and the Thomas More Society (Catholic Lawyers).

Contact Details


+44 20 7865 8096
adam.weston@blmlaw.com
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Testimonials


He's fabulous, intelligent, very professional and very good with clients.

Chambers and Partners 2019

has a calm, reassuring manner and can defuse what are often stressful situations for his clients

Legal 500 2018

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