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Professional misconduct for solicitor who failed to adequately assess client’s capacity
A Hallam sole practitioner who failed to adequately assess his client’s capacity to give instructions... more

Reprimand for solicitor who failed to correctly cease to act for client
A western suburbs lawyer has been reprimanded after her former client was left without representation... more

Writing directly to judicial officer without involving opponents is inappropriate conduct
A veteran solicitor, who repeatedly sent correspondence to a Magistrate without including the opposing solicitor,... more

Reprimand for solicitor who failed to correctly cease to act for client
A western suburbs lawyer has been reprimanded after her former client was left without representation... more

Experienced lawyer reprimanded for failing to read Court Orders and breaching Undertaking
A Benalla solicitor who paid trust account money to his client in breach of Court... more

Standard costs disclosure form available
The Legal Services Council have released a standard costs disclosure form. This form can be... more

Solicitor banned for two years for directing girlfriend to make a false statutory declaration
A solicitor who tried to help his holidaying girlfriend get out of her university degree’s... more