Poor practices became common when Cardiff firm started to experience cashflow problems, tribunal hears.
The SDT ordered Wilson to pay costs of £9,714 and Crompton to pay costs of £4,800.
The SDT ordered that Acres should be struck off the roll and ordered him to pay costs of £70,000.
The profession must be careful about accepting different degrees of dishonesty.
Solicitor is allowed to practise after tribunal hears of pressures she and colleagues were under.
Family lawyer said the SRA had been unfair in finding five allegations proved against her.
Forewarned is forearmed – what solicitors need to look out for this year.
The SDT has ordered that Wilson should be struck off and ordered to pay costs of £3,397.
The SDT ordered that Proffitt should be struck off for conduct involving an extremely serious criminal offence which had exploited vulnerable children.
Downes and Broome were each ordered to pay costs of £10,610.
The SDT ordered that the allegations against Belfield and Davies should be dismissed. Read was ordered to pay costs of £10,610.
SDT ordered that Locke Lord (UK) LLP should pay a fine of £500,000.
The SDT ordered that Dhami should be suspended from practice for six months from 10 October 2017.
Ayub admitted all the allegations against him and was ordered to pay costs of £4,139.
The SDT ordered that Regan should be struck off and ordered him to pay costs of £1,880.
The SDT ordered that Rahman’s application for the determination of the indefinite suspension imposed on 27 November 2009 should be refused.
The SDT ordered that both Ahern and Akbar should pay a fine of £15,000 each.
Maher, Holden, Ashworth and Maltby were ordered to pay costs of £58,000 on the basis of joint and several liability.
Lawyer accepted details of matter ‘did not add up’ but she had no recollection of wrongdoing.
Tribunal hears that claims were initiated without consent of clients.
Young lawyer was found to be fraudulently misusing expired local authority parking permit.
Firm ran dozens of claims that were categorised as ‘totally without merit’.
Lutfur Rahman was found to have been dishonest and failing to act with integrity.
SRA claims tribunal should look to court judgment when determining former mayor’s liability.
Lutfur Rahman, found guilty of election fraud, claimed he was unable to represent himself at the SDT.
Order effectively means both parties finish up paying their own costs.
Hertfordshire lawyer abused his position as attorney to transfer money to his account - and to pay SRA’s costs.
The Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal has turned down a further four plea bargains this year - in addition to the record-breaking Locke Lord case.
SRA confirms punishments were handed down by the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal this week.
Lawyer had worked in his native Nigeria during his time away from the UK.
Mohammed Ayub and Neil Frew could have made up to £234,000 from fraudulent activity.
Tribunal says considerable harm has been caused to the reputation of the legal profession.
Risk partner admitted that mechanism for clearing residual client balances was ‘improper’.
Case management hearing thought to relate to Excalibur Ventures case.
Firm became an unwitting vehicle for an apparent fraud involving rare earth metals trading.
Sole principal also made agreement with vulnerable client to drop SRA and ombudsman complaints.
Barrister representing regulator says High Court challenge 'clearly has prospects of success', insisting the case was properly pursued.
Tribunal strikes off east London solicitor who said he had taken on too much in the hope of retiring early.
Regulator had agreed lower fine with US-based Locke Lord than the record penalty announced earlier this week - but the SDT ordered it to reconsider.
Parties expected to contest who should foot the bill for this year’s epic hearing.
Cumming was suspended from practice for nine months and ordered to pay costs of £9,000.
Edward Proffitt said he was ‘deeply ashamed’ of his actions.
US-headquartered Locke Lord failed to supervise a solicitor who was involved with dubious financial arrangements.
Two solicitors penalised in relation to how they ran their Midlands business.
Tribunal suspends experienced principal whose firm went bankrupt in 2016.
Law firm consultant is struck off after tribunal finds his conduct was dishonest.
Both parties were ordered to pay fines of over £15,000.
Usiskin was suspended from practising for nine months and ordered to pay costs of £2,626.