Clare Chapman


  • I am a partner and the head of BLM’s professional discipline and regulatory practice group.
  • I accept instructions from private customers and medical defence organisations to advise their members.
  • I defend healthcare practitioners before their professional regulators.
  • I advise and provide representation to medical and dental practitioners in local disciplinary procedures under the performers list regulations and maintaining high professional standards in the modern NHS.
  • I provide representation at interlocutory and preliminary hearings in local disciplinary and regulatory body cases.
  • I advise in criminal cases involving members of healthcare professions and provide representation at preliminary hearings.
  • I advise individual practitioners in public inquiries and inquests.
  • I qualified as a solicitor in 2000, worked in this practice area since 2001 and joined BLM as a partner in 2010.
  • I am a member of a dedicated team who act for healthcare professionals faced with criminal allegations.

Contact Details

+44 161 838 6390


She's efficient, knowledgeable and she really knows her stuff.

Chambers and Partners 2019

has considerable experience in challenging cases, with a personable style that belies her immense talents

Legal 500 2018

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