On 10 March 2017, the Panel of the Adjudication Sub-Committee resolved to intervene into the above-named practice, formerly at Office 532, 5th Floor, Horton House, Exchange Flags, Liverpool L3 9AG, of Robert John Metcalfe on the grounds that: Metcalfe had failed to comply with the rules made by virtue of sections 31 and 32 of the Solicitors Act 1974 (as amended), namely the SRA Principles 2011, the SRA Accounts Rules 2011 and the SRA Code of Conduct 2011.

Marion Vesey of Shacklocks LLP, St. Peter’s House, Bridge Street, Mansfield NG18 1AL, tel: 01623 423073, DX: 723580 Mansfield, has been appointed to act as the Society’s agent. The first date of attendance was 14 March 2017.

Metcalfe’s practising certificate has been suspended with immediate effect.