Recent Cases

Jacups v Council of the Law Society of New South Wales [2023] NSWCA 130 (09 June 2023) (Meagher, Gleeson and Mitchelmore JJA)


Catchwords:


LEGAL PRACTITIONERS — Legal Practitioners Fidelity Fund — claim against fund — whether consequential loss recoverable from fund — whether amount received by solicitor “trust money” — whether amounts received subject to instruction that they be applied to satisfied costs orders — whether amounts disbursed in accordance with client’s instructions