A charity which helps to find pro bono (free) legal assistance from volunteer barristers.
Independent, proactive legal advice for members and non-members. BMA Law’s expert team offer a wide range of services to support doctors at work and at home; from dispute resolution and GMC investigation support, to estate planning and personal injury. All services are offered at preferential rates to BMA members.
Citizens Advice Bureau
Give free, confidential, impartial and independent advice on a limitless range of subjects, including debt, benefits, housing, legal matters, employment, immigration and consumer issues. Bureaux are open to everyone regardless of race, gender, sexuality or disability.
Medical Defence Union (for MDU members only)
Provides expert help and advice on medico-legal and ethical matters including handling complaints, claims and GMC cases. It is staffed by a team of medico-legal advisers.
Medical and Dental Defence Union of Scotland (for MDDUS members only)
Supports members with complaints made by patients against them or who are facing disciplinary matters from their employing trust. A highly qualified team of medical and dental professionals gives advice and guidance.
Medical Practitioners Tribunal service
Information and support for doctors who have a hearing as part of a GMC investigation.
Medical Protection Society (for MPS members only)
Provides comprehensive professional indemnity and expert advice to doctors, dentists and health professionals around the world.
Offers a range of specialist services to professionals and the public concerning drugs and the law. It provides advice to drug users, their families, friends, and statutory and voluntary agencies. Advice is free, professional, non-judgmental and confidential.