Law Society of Upper Canada

Law Society of Upper Canada

December 04, 2007 11:35 ET

Law Society Tribunal Decisions

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 4, 2007) - 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.

Patricia Anne Hamilton (1981), of the City of Toronto

Decision: The Member is suspended for one month to commence on the day that her current suspensions have concluded. The member shall comply with fully the terms of the Law Society's guidelines for suspended lawyers.

Roderick Grant MacGregor (1979), of the City of Red Deer, of the Province of Alberta

Decision: The application for a license is granted. The Applicant shall comply with terms and conditions.

Joseph Markin (1974), of the City of Toronto

Decision: The Licensee is reprimanded on undertaking that he will not associate with Harry Kopyto and Reznick Services Ltd. until he has approval from the Committee of Convocation to do so.

Carl Heinrich Schuetz (1998), of the City of Toronto

Decision: The Licensee is reprimanded.

Shale Steven Wagman (1986), of the Town of Inglewood

Decision: The Member is suspended for two months commencing January 1, 2008. The Member's practice shall be supervised for a period of one year from March 1, 2008.

Michael Winton (1973), of the City of Toronto

Decision: Michael Winton is disbarred and his licence is 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/.

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