In what is thought to be one of the most expensive ever cases brought by the Solicitors’ Regulation Authority, Professor Phil Shiner was struck off from the roll of solicitors having found 22 charges of professional misconduct, including dishonesty proved against him.

Senior Partner John Gould acted for the SRA and subsequently has been named ‘lawyer of the week’ by The Times. 

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