Natasha Ricioppo is a Senior Associate Solicitor in the Professional Discipline and Regulatory team within the Litigation and Arbitration department. Natasha advises regulatory clients on a range of areas including procedural matters, policies, direction of investigation, disclosure, evidence and the interpretation of the relevant rules and tests including their application. Natasha also assists corporate investment clients by advising upon education, health and social care matters, including Ofsted and Care Quality Commission requirements and the regulation of education and healthcare providers.
Natasha is skilled in managing a caseload of fitness to practise matters, litigation (including statutory appeal cases of fitness to practise outcomes), restoration and registration application cases from commencement through to conclusion of the Court or Tribunal process. She prosecutes and defends professionals in proceedings with their regulatory bodies, including defending doctors at inquests. She has experience of managing a broad range of allegations and handling cases that are procedurally and technically complex.