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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-David Stuart McDonaldFindings Date: 07/12/2016
Law Society-v-Graeme Miller CunninghamFindings Date: 09/01/2017
Appeal under Section 42ZA(10) - Alistair HoodFindings Date: 12/02/2015
Law Society-v-Charles Thomas Norbert BrienFindings Date: 07/12/2016
Appeal under Section 42A - A & R Robertson & BlackFindings Date: 17/11/2016
Law Society-v-David William DicksonFindings Date: 01/11/2016
Law Society-v-Robert Jude Peter KerrFindings Date: 20/09/2016
Law Society-v-Michael Patrick George HughesFindings Date: 09/08/2016
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