Sheetul Sowdagur is a senior associate in the professional regulation team.

With a specialist background in litigation, Sheetul is able to provide concurrent advice on employment and regulatory issues affecting her clients.

She acts for a range of clients from lay individuals, regulated professionals and businesses on contentious and non-contentious matters. She has vast experience advising NHS professionals and workers in the health and care sector.

Her clients often instruct her on issues of misconduct, competence, dishonesty, fraud, harassment, discrimination and reputation management.

She is often instructed to act on highly sensitive and high-profile matters which could result in career ending consequences if not resolved effectively.

  • represented a large number of NHS professionals on both their employment and regulatory matters
  • represented a number of professionals facing regulatory proceedings
  • advised various senior academics in respect of disciplinary issues, with successful outcomes achieved
  • successfully defended a teacher who was dismissed and referred to the Teaching Regulation Agency and faced career ending allegations, whereby no allegations were upheld and the proceedings and outcome were kept private, i.e. not publishable in the public domain
  • advised a number of senior politicians in relation to the disciplinary processes adopted by their respective political parties
  • Legal 500: ‘Sheetul Sowdagur, et al., are all highly motivated, talented lawyers. Their attention to detail is meticulous and they always go the extra mile for their clients. They are true class and above their competitors.’ 
  • A visiting lecturer at Westminster University.
  • Member of the Advisory Group for Rights of Women Charity.
  • LLB and LLM at Newcastle University
  • Qualified as a solicitor in 2012