TORONTO, Dec. 14 /CNW/ - The Law Society regulates the legal profession
in the public interest.
As part of this mandate, the Law Society's Hearing and Appeal Panels
recently heard the following matters. Hearing and Appeal Panels are composed
of Law Society benchers - lawyers and lay people who are responsible for
determining the appropriate disposition of cases.
Emily June McAskie ((1979), of the City of Burlington
Decision: The proceedings are stayed.
David Henry Peirce (1979) of the Town of Aurora
Decision: The Licensee is reprimanded.
Djordje George Radojcic (1985), of the City of Niagara Falls
Decision: The Member is suspended for two years, commencing November 21,
2007. He shall comply fully with the terms of the Law Society's
guidelines for suspended lawyers.
More information about these matters can be found on the Law Society's
website at http://www.lsuc.on.ca/regulation/a/discipline/. Reasons for
decisions when provided by the panel are available on the Canadian Legal
Information Institute (CanLII) website at http://www.canlii.org/.
For further information:
For further information: Susan Tonkin, (416) 947-7605, or