Grace Hansen


Grace is a Barrister in the Regulatory Team. Grace is a specialist in professional regulation having completed pupillage at the Nursing and Midwifery Council and worked as a Lawyer in the NMC’s Regulatory Legal Team for several years. 

Since joining Capsticks Grace has conducted investigations, prepared cases and acted as an advocate in hearings for a number of healthcare regulators and the Solicitors Regulation Authority.


Grace has significant experience preparing and presenting high profile and sensitive fitness to practise cases and defending registration appeals. In the High Court Grace has successfully defended fitness to practise appeals and made a large number of applications for interim order extensions.


  • BA (Hons), Jurisprudence, Oxford University, 2011
  • LLM, The University of Chicago Law School, 2012 
  • Bar Professional Training Course, Kaplan Law School, 2013

Legal Awards 

  • Lord Denning Scholarship, Lincolns Inn, 2012

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