REGULATORY EXPERTISE

Practice areas

Business Regulatory

Ashfords Business Regulatory Consultancy Our regulatory services take the burden of compliance off your shoulders, backed up with specialist legal advice. We have a wide range of experience in regulatory areas such as health and safety, environment, food, fire, trading standards, licensing, bribery and corruption and the fast developing area of security. Our services include; account management, policy delivery, audits, training, time critical and crisis management and Primary Authority coordination. We are in partnership with the Chartered Trading Standards Institute (CTSI), to deliver our Business Regulatory Solutions (BRS) online platform, for more information click here. Benefits to our clients You can achieve significant cost savings by reducing the...

Cyber and Information Security

We understand the increasing importance to you and your clients of keeping personal and commercially sensitive information secure. We recognise the potential for significant reputational damage and unlimited liability that companies face if they fail to take appropriate measures to secure information, communications channels and even access to the internet.

Data Protection

Our Data Protection and Privacy Team work closely with our clients to help them balance their compliance obligations with their commercial objectives.   We understand the increasing importance of personal and commercially sensitive data to businesses. Breach of data protection laws can result in criminal and civil liability and has an adverse affect on public opinion of an organisation.   

Health, Safety and Environmental

At Ashfords Business Regulatory Consultancy we have created a unique, in house team who can help you achieve compliance and offer you commercially sound advice on all aspects of the complicated regulatory requirements imposed on all businesses. Our team of consultants are managed by ex-regulators from the Health & Safety Executive, Environmental Health and Trading Standards' disciplines, who have themselves had impressive careers in blue chip retail companies, where they managed issues all businesses are faced with every day.

Professional Practice

We understand that any professional services firm typically has two key stakeholders that they have to keep on side: the Lender and the Regulator. We have the skills to manage both these and other key stakeholders effectively, giving you the time and space to resolve your issues as efficiently as possible. As well as working with firms, we can help any of the parties involved in the process – for example, lenders achieving the best available financial outcome, or individual partners concerned about issues such as personal bankruptcy. Often, when a firm is facing financial challenges, the situation is not as...