Recent Cases

Council of the Law Society of New South Wales v Clarke [2022] NSWCA 57 (12 April 2022) (Basten and Macfarlan JJA, Simpson AJA)


Catchwords:


LEGAL PRACTITIONERS — disciplinary proceedings — practitioner convicted of offences under s 192E(1)(b) of the Crimes Act 1900 (NSW) of dishonestly obtaining an advantage — sentence of imprisonment — declaration that the practitioner is not a fit and proper person to remain on the roll of Australian lawyers