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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-Michael Patrick George HughesFindings Date: 09/08/2016
Appeal under Section 42ZA - Elizabeth BlairFindings Date: 02/03/2012
Law Society-v-Euan Maxwell TerrasFindings Date: 29/08/2016
Law Society-v-Philip Simon HoggFindings Date: 25/08/2016
Law Society-v-Jane Elizabeth SteerFindings Date: 11/01/2017
Law Society-v-Craig Richard GrimesFindings Date: 01/05/2015
Law Society-v-James PurvisFindings Date: 06/06/2016
Law Society-v-Michael Dryden Kerr & Martin Young KerrFindings Date: 25/05/2016
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