London lawyer sought to argue there had been collusion between the police and SRA.
Regulatory body was ‘covered in shame’, Simon Myerson QC tweeted.
Media lawyer, who was responding to antisemitic abuse, was fined £2,500 by the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal.
High-profile lawyer responded to abusive messages on social media by wishing death on his abusers.
Tribunal hears application to have allegation dropped on the basis that the SRA did not highlight the context of Mark Lewis's tweets.
Part of the increase is due to an additional 25 cases related to sexual misconduct which will require an additional 81 hearing days.
Devon practitioner had collected three convictions since his admission in 2012.
The law’s current approach to dishonesty cases in the profession does not serve the interest of the individual in question or the wider public.
Diljit Bachada was also found to have perverted the course of justice.
Three Liverpool solicitors make agreed outcome with the regulator after fallout from firm’s closure.
This was a sustained spell of dishonesty. But the factors creating this behaviour have long since gone.
Joanne Gordon also occupied premises she was supposed to be renting out for estate beneficiaries.
Paul Philip says seven-week hearing which attracted huge publicity was ‘just another case’.
Non-practising solicitor continued to deny dishonesty after her conviction.
Glen Bartlett used his status as a solicitor to convince victim he would not be believed.
Submissions close with counsel for former TLT associate urging judges not to strike him off.
Hearing continues as regulator attempts to secure strike-off of three solicitors.
SRA appeals for junior lawyer to be struck off after deception which lasted 17 months.
Hearing had gone ahead in the absence of the respondent despite medical report having been submitted.
Family lawyer told investigators she was ‘shocked’ to learn how much she had been paid by her separate business.
Decisions filed recently with the Law Society (which may be subject to appeal)
The SRA should consider alternatives to the disciplinary process.
Appeal shows the need for proposed changes to the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal to be resisted.
Martin Burnett forged signatures and created documents to avoid difficult conversations with clients and employers.
Sole partner was investigated by the SRA after other firms flagged up their concerns.
Representative body comes out firmly opposed to a lower civil standard of proof at the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal.
Regulator also challenges SDT over decision to clear a second respondent.
Neil Aiston had acted for his client for 40 years but breached trust placed in him.
Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal finds the case unproven against London practitioner.
If SDT wants to use civil standard of proof it should relinquish the punitive elements of its philosophy.
Rule change urged despite the regulator admitting it has no evidence that solicitors are biased in favour of fellow practitioners.
Important tests of the Ivey and Wingate approaches in prosecution of Hampshire lawyer.
The SDT ordered that Zain Ul-Aqtab Siddiqi should pay a fine of £15,000, that Afifa Kiran should pay a fine of £10,000, that Nusrat Hussain should pay a fine of £5,000 and that Safdar Akhtar should pay a fine of £5,000.
Six individuals found to have benefited personally from millions of pounds intended to fund cases.
Miguel Lopez was suspended and subsequently resigned just nine months after joining London office.
The SDT ordered that Mukoro should be struck off the roll; and that Gans & Co should pay a fine of £5,000.
The SDT ordered that Daniels should be suspended from practice for 18 months from 2 July 2018.
Details come to attention of regulator after article sent in from the local newspaper.
The SDT ordered that Saggar should pay a fine of £5,000 and that Sofi should pay a fine of £7,501.
The SDT ordered that Adamson should be suspended from practice for six months from 11 May 2018.
The SDT ordered that Akram should be suspended from practice for 18 months from 22 May 2018.
The SDT ordered that Agada should be struck off the roll and that Weston should be reprimanded.
Yet again lawyers have been professionally sanctioned for inappropriate communications.
Solicitor had brought legal action after withdrawal of his firm’s legal aid contract.
Disciplinary tribunal says Daksheenie Abeyewardene has remortgaged her house to repay the Legal Aid Agency.
Michael Schwartz admitted to misconduct of the ‘most serious kind’.
Solicitors Regulation Authority says Dianna Lee, also known as Dianna Gerald, failed to uphold the rule of law.
Tribunal: 'It was his role to prosecute criminal acts, no indulge in them himself'.
Gavin Dowell was also found to be dishonest over fabrications of an email sent to his litigation opponent.