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For Section 42ZA(9) “Appeals by Solicitors in respect of a finding of unsatisfactory professional conduct made by the Law Society”
For Section 42ZA(10) “Appeals by Lay Complainers in respect of the Law Society’s failure to make a finding of unsatisfactory professional conduct against a Solicitor”
For Section 42ZA(11) “Appeals by Lay Complainers against a Law Society failure to make an award of compensation in respect of a finding of unsatisfactory professional conduct against a Solicitor”
For Section 42ZA(12) “Appeals by Lay Complainers about the amount of compensation awarded by the Law Society in respect of a finding of unsatisfactory professional conduct against a Solicitor”
Guidance notes are available on the website in respect of the making of Section 42ZA Appeals.
For Section 53(1)(b):
If a solicitor has been convicted by any court of any act involving dishonesty or has been fined an amount equivalent to Level 4 or sentenced to imprisonment for a term of 12 months or more, the Tribunal has jurisdiction in terms of Section 53(1)(b) and there is no requirement to make a finding of professional misconduct.
Law Society-v-Andrew Paterson PenmanFindings Date: 18/02/2022
Law Society-v-Desmond William DonoghueFindings Date: 23/02/2022
Law Society-v-Martin Grahame HoggFindings Date: 26/01/2022
Law Society-v-Fiona McKinnonFindings Date: 12/01/2022
Law Society-v-Benjamin Nephi HannFindings Date: 02/12/2021
Law Society-v-Douglas LamondFindings Date: 17/11/2021
Law Society-v-Stephen McGuireFindings Date: 28/10/2021
Law Society-v-Thomas Cunningham SteelFindings Date: 26/11/2021
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