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Barrister who took BSB to judicial review hopes for “fair hearing” of forgery claims

Damian McCarthy, a barrister whose disbarment was overturned by the Court of Appeal, has said he is hoping for a “fair hearing” from a new Bar disciplinary tribunal. The Bar Standards Board said it remained of the view that he had acted dishonestly.

August 20th, 2015 | No Comments »

High Court: Tribunal right to disbar barrister who drafted false grounds of appeal

The High Court has upheld the disbarment of a barrister accused of drafting false grounds of appeal for a client found guilty on drugs charges.

May 19th, 2015 | No Comments »

Former barrister and judge wins disbarment appeal

Rabi Sukul, a former barrister accused of drafting false grounds of appeal for a young criminal client, has won the right to a fresh disciplinary tribunal hearing on whether or not he should have been disbarred.

October 8th, 2014 | No Comments »