Select your advanced Search Area from the options below.
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-Kevin Frederick MacPhersonFindings Date: 22/10/2019
Appeal under Section 42ZA - Khizer KhanFindings Date: 08/07/2020
Law Society-v-Duncan McKinnon BurdFindings Date: 10/03/2020
Law Society-v-Gordon DangerfieldFindings Date: 06/03/2020
Law Society-v-John Christopher BartlettFindings Date: 19/02/2020
Law Society-v-Caroline Rose GoodenoughFindings Date: 26/02/2020
Law Society-v-Steven LillyFindings Date: 13/01/2020
Law Society-v-Christopher James ForrestFindings Date: 20/01/2020
Administered by SSDT Administration Limited, company number: 5376158
Registered Office: Unit 3.5, The Granary Business Centre, Coal Road, Cupar, Fife, KY15 5YQ
Scottish Solicitors' Discipline Tribunal | Copyright © 2022