Medico Legal Consultancy

Practical and Focused Legal Advice for Health Practitioners

Medico-legal consultancy is a law firm that focuses on assisting Health Practitioners with regulatory compliance, defensive practise, research, education and responding to any legal issues including complaints and notifications. 

Our Practise

Medico-Legal consultancy can assist all health practitioners including Medical Practitioners, Nurses, Midwives, Pharmacists, Physiotherapists, Chinese Medicine Practitioners, Chiropractors, Osteopaths, Optometrists, Occupational Therapists, Medical Radiation Practitioners, Paramedics, Psychologists and Podiatrists with responses to complaints regarding performance, impairment or conduct.

Medico-legal consultancy can also assist you or your loved ones with advocacy and advice about complaints to health regulators or health service providers. We can assist other law firms with complex Medico-legal matters including litigation and litigation support.

We also offer assistance to researchers with regulatory and privacy issues.



I like to share knowledge and advise practitioners whether individually or in small groups about regulatory compliance and defensive practise.



Managing a complaint and or deciding whether to notify AHPRA is never easy or comfortable. We can assist you with advice and advocacy.



We can provide advice on your compliance obligations as a Registered Health Practitioner and assist with any  compliance elements including CPD.


legal issues

We can provide legal advice and advocacy on all legal issues  which might present for Health Practitioners and Health Service Providers

Healthcare compliance and complaints are hard.

We take the guesswork out.

Meet Ian McQualter

Ian is a solicitor and registered nurse with over 30 years experience working with health practitioners and regulators.

Medico-Legal Consultancy is a law firm that focuses on assisting Health Practitioners with regulatory compliance, education and responding to complaints and notifications with legal issues.

Our Values



Honesty and openness are keys to confronting and resolving issues with integrity. We value our integrity and your reputation



We value fairness and accountability for service providers, practitioners, and consumers. We will fight hard to uphold the rights of our clients.



Our advocacy is focused on the commitment we make to you and your organisation. We will fulfil that commitment to you through the tough times to achieve the best outcomes possible



We want to develop and understand our clients as people and their businesses as parts of their lives and livelihood’s. Connecting with people is what drives our business our success and our satisfaction.

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+61 (04) 2526 7839