Demonising Justin Gatlin
13th September 2015
Sport Resolutions UK, the independent dispute resolution service for sport, today announced the new line-up of the UK National Anti-Doping Panel, the tribunal responsible for adjudicating anti-doping disputes in sport. The NADP is to be presided over by Charles Flint QC, a barrister at Blackstone Chambers, who will be joined by lawyers and other professionals with expertise in high performance sport, medicine and science. Tribunals will be chaired by a legal member, supported by two specialist members.
The full NADP list is as follows:
|Charles Flint QC (President)||Legal Member||Barrister at Blackstone Chambers|
|Dr Barry O’Driscoll||Specialist Member||Physician and Retired Athlete|
|Blondel Thompson||Specialist Member||Barrister at St Phillips Chambers and Retired Athlete|
|Carole Billington-Wood||Specialist Member||Retired Athlete|
|Charles Hollander QC||Legal Member||Barrister at Brick Court Chambers|
|Christopher Quinlan QC||Legal Member||Barrister at Guildhall Chambers|
|Colin Murdock||Specialist Member||Retired Athlete|
|David Casement QC||Legal Member||Barrister at Kings Chambers|
|Professor Dorian Haskard||Specialist Member||Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine and Head of Vascular Sciences at Imperial College|
|Professor Gordon McInness||Specialist Member||Professor of Clinical Pharmacology at University of Glasgow|
|Graham Edmunds||Specialist Member||Retired Athlete|
|Jeremy Summers||Legal Member||Solicitor at Slater and Gordon LLP|
|Kate Gallafent QC||Legal Member||Barrister at Blackstone Chambers|
|Dr Kitrina Douglas||Specialist Member||Retired Athlete|
|Lorraine Johnson||Specialist Member||Lay Magistrate and Retired Doping Control Officer|
|Mark Hovell||Legal Member||Solicitor at Mills and Reeve LLP|
|Matthew Lohn||Legal Member||Solicitor at Field Fisher Waterhouse|
|Dr Mike Irani||Specialist Member||Physician|
|Dr Neil Townshend||Specialist Member||Physician and Retired Athlete|
|Professor Peter Sever||Specialist Member||Professor of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics at Imperial College|
|Robert Englehart QC||Legal Member||Barrister at Blackstone Chambers|
|Rod McKenzie||Legal Member||Solicitor at Harper MacLeod|
|Dr Terry Crystal||Specialist Member||Physician|
|Tim Kerr QC||Legal Member||Barrister at 11 King’s Bench Walk|
|William Norris QC||Legal Member||Barrister at 39 Essex Street Chambers|
The National Anti-Doping Panel (NADP) is the United Kingdom’s independent tribunal responsible for adjudicating anti-doping disputes in sport. It is operated by Sport Resolutions in accordance with its own procedural rules and is entirely independent of UK Anti-Doping, which is responsible for investigating, charging and prosecuting cases before the NADP.
The NADP is established by the United Kingdom’s Anti-Doping Policy and is funded by the UK government’s Departure for Culture Media and Sport (DCMS). Sport Resolutions has been awarded a new contract by DCMS to operate the NADP until 1 April 2018.
• This media release was originally published on the Sport Resolutions internet site on 8 April 2015. To access the original, please click here.