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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”
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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-Alan Niall Macpherson Mickel & Tasmina Ahmed-SheikhFindings Date: 15/01/2019
Appeal under Section 42ZA(9) - Patrick Joseph BaxterFindings Date: 24/01/2019
Law Society-v-John Gerard O'DonnellFindings Date: 15/02/2017
Law Society-v-John Kevin QuinnFindings Date: 21/11/2018
Law Society-v-Hugh Scott NeilsonFindings Date: 21/11/2018
Law Society-v-Thomas Barclay DuffFindings Date: 07/12/2018
Appeal under Section 42ZA - Esther DangataFindings Date: 12/12/2018
Law Society-v-Paul O'DonnellFindings Date: 07/11/2018
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