- Wednesday, 3 May 2017
The Bar Standards Board has opened the way to replace the criminal standard of proof in disciplinary matters with the civil standard, in a move that could well ripple across the profession amid growing pressure to adopt the civil standard uniformly.
Tags: Bar Standard Board, Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal, Solicitors Regulation Authorty, standard of proof
Posted in Barristers, Latest news, Regulation, Solicitors
- Thursday, 16 June 2016
A director of collapsed Devon law firm Eastleys who made “blatantly false” statements to third parties has been struck off by the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal. The tribunal described Matthew Roddan’s behaviour as “intolerable”.
Tags: dishonesty, Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal, Solicitors Regulation Authorty
Posted in Regulation, Solicitors