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Errol Archer Health and Social Care Solicitor

Errol Archer

Health and Social Care Solicitor - Advocate (Civil)

 

Errol Archer is a highly experienced Solicitor-Advocate in health and social care law, regulation and compliance; acting for providers.

 

Errol works alongside owners and directors of:

 

  • Care Homes;
  • Independent Hospitals;
  • Home-Care Agencies; and
  • Children’s Homes.

 

Helping their businesses thrive by finding solutions to legal, regulatory and compliance challenges.

 

BUSINESS PRACTICE: In-House Legal Services | Legal Department Consultancy | Litigation and Dispute Resolution | Regulatory Investigations and Defence

 

 

Health and Social Care Regulation and Compliance

 

Errol Archer is a health and social care law expert in dealing with;

 

  • The Care Quality Commission;
  • Ofsted;
  • The Health and Safety Executive; and
  • Advocacy in the health sector at Coroners’ Courts Inquests and Tribunals

 

He has:

  • won appeals at tribunal against CQC and Ofsted Notices of Decision;
  • successfully challenged Notices of Proposal;
  • persuaded regulators to withdraw Fixed Penalty Notices;
  • successfully defended and mitigated Health and Safety Prosecutions; and
  • guided provides through local authority safeguarding matters.

 

For over 20 years, Errol Archer has successfully acted for businesses and clients, regulators and central government departments at the highest levels, including advising senior civil servants and government ministers. He has worked both in-house and in private practice, beginning his career with ‘magic circle’ City law firm Linklaters in 1994.

 

His approach is strategic and commercial. Having successfully set up, run and managed a highly regulated business himself for many years, he is keenly aware of the need to protect his clients’ ‘bottom line’ and business reputation.

 

Advocacy

Errol is a Solicitor-Advocate (Civil) and is authorised by the Solicitors Regulation Authority to exercise ‘higher rights of audience’ in courts and tribunals. He has represented clients in hundreds of hearings at courts and tribunals, including at the First-Tier Tribunal (Care Standards) and at Coroners’ Court Inquests.

 

Membership

Member of the Solicitors Association of Higher Court Advocates

Member of the Association of Disciplinary and Regulatory Lawyers

Member of the Association of Health and Safety Lawyers

Past Member of the Law Society Mental Health Tribunal Panel for 10 Years

 

For more information about Errol Archer please visit www.archers-law.com

 

BUSINESS PRACTICE: In-House Legal Services | Legal Department Consultancy | Litigation and Dispute Resolution | Regulatory Investigations and Defence

 

 

Speaking and Writing

 

Errol Archer has spoken in recent years at the Health + Care conference in London, the Patient Safety Congress in Manchester, the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) Annual Conference, Health Service Journal’s Transforming Mental Health Conference and at HSJ webinars.

 

He has contributed articles to a number of sector publications including Caring Times, Care Talk, Healthcare Business and Care Management Matters.

 

For more information about Errol Archer please visit www.archers-law.com

 

 





 

BUSINESS PRACTICE:  In-House Legal Services | Legal Department Consultancy | Litigation and Dispute Resolution | Regulatory Investigations and Defence