TORONTO, Nov. 23 /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.
Frederic Laurence Buckland (1981), of the City of Toronto
Decision: The Licensee is suspended for two months commencing January 1,
2008, and then indefinitely until he has satisfied Terms and Conditions set
out in the Order.
Mark William Kushner (1984), of the Town of Aurora
Decision: The Member is suspended for two months commencing December 1,
2007 and must comply with the Terms and Conditions set out in the Order.
Steven Howard Sinukoff (1980), of the City of Toronto
Decision: The lawyer shall be reprimanded.
Marva Maureen Jemmott (1971), of the City of Brampton
Decision: The Lawyer is permitted to surrender her licence within 30
days, failing which the Lawyer's licence shall be revoked.
Meera Bharadwaj (1999), of the City of Toronto
Decision: The Licensee is reprimanded and shall comply with the terms and
conditions set out in the Order.
Ian Douglas Knoll Henderson (1985), of the City of Brampton,
Decision: The licence of the licensee shall be revoked.
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