Dermot Keating
  • Well organised and hardworking, he has a beautiful advocacy style and carefully prepares his arguments

    Chamber UK 2019

  • He works extremely hard and has a lovely manner in cross examination

    Legal 500 2018

  • A highly effective cross-examiner.

    Legal 500 2017

  • Very hardworking and always on top of the material.

    Legal 500 2017

  • He is incredibly hardworking and has a real eye for detail.

    Legal 500

  • Recommend as a leader in Fraud in Legal 500

    Legal 500

Called 1997

Dermot Keating

Barrister

Acts as leading or junior counsel specialising in serious, complex and sensitive cases.

He has a beautiful advocacy style and carefully prepares his arguments

Principal areas of practice are:

  • Fraud, money laundering, confiscation and restraint proceedings.
  • Trading standards
  • Serious Crime: including Homicide, multi-handed drug importation cases, firearm and kidnap cases.
  • Sexual offences: extensive experience of cases involving young and vulnerable complainants and defendants.
  • Extensive appellant court experience.

Articles

Associated Work

Professional Memberships

  • Secretary of Criminal Bar Association (2012-2014 )
  • Committee member of Criminal Bar Association (2009-2015)
  • Committee member of South Eastern Circuit (2009-2012)
  • Inner Temple advocacy and ethics trainer (2010 - present)
  • Association of Regulatory and Disciplinary Lawyers (ARDL)

Education

  • LLB (Hons) Brunel University

Appointments

  • First Tier Tribunal Judge (Social Entitlement Chamber) (2013-present)
  • Chair of the Fitness to Practice Panel, Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) (2013-present)
  • Legal Advisor, General Pharmaceutical Council (GPHC) (2018-present)