Winnipeg Self-Regulatory Lawyers
We represent self-regulatory organizations, as well as professional individuals, in regard to disciplinary matters. We represent and advise professional regulatory bodies on a number of issues, including governance practices and strategic planning, regulatory policy and compliance, registration and admission, professional ethics, complaints and investigation processes, procedural fairness issues and judicial reviews and appeals.
We also prosecute complaints and charges of misconduct on behalf of professional regulatory bodies. Given our experience in representing both professionals and professional regulatory bodies, we offer a unique insight into all aspects of professional regulation.
Governance & Strategic Planning
With the immense influence of regulation in some industries, for companies to maximize their long-term value, they must incorporate their regulatory strategies in their product and corporate strategies. Failing to acknowledge regulations as part of corporations' overall governance can result in unexpected risk and expense.
Regulatory Policy & Compliance
At Marr Finlayson Pollock LLP, we have extensive experience assisting both self-regulatory bodies, as well as professional individuals in drafting regulatory policy, as well as advising clients on compliance with such policies.
Registration & Admission
We can assist organizations and professionals alike with the registration and admission process in regulated industries and professions.
A professional code of ethics is one pillar in the development of successful self-regulation. Marr Finlayson Pollock LLP has experience advising professional regulatory bodies through the process of developing and deploying such codes.
Complaints & Investigations
Marr Finlayson Pollock have experience in advising clients with legal advice when faced with regulatory complaints and investigations. We can recommend ways to mitigate risk through preventative measures, audits and advising on governance procedures. We can also provide strategic advice when an initial complaint becomes an investigation.
Judicial Reviews & Appeals
Marr Finlayson Pollock can be your trusted legal advisers through any judicial review or appeal proceedings related to regulatory matters.