Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 53 (Nov)
Court: Divisional Court

Kennedy LJ and Pitchers J

Representation The appellant appeared in person.
  Fred Philpott (instructed by David Gritt & Co, Hove) for G.
Judgment Dates: 5 November 2002


Solicitors - Disciplinary proceedings - Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal - Prima facie case not made out - Validity of decision - s 49(2).

The Case

In all the circumstances, the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal had been entitled to find that the appellant had failed to establish a prima facie case in the complaint that he had brought before them, arising out of the conduct of his appeal against conviction and sentence for manslaughter.

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