Law Society of Upper Canada

Law Society of Upper Canada

April 05, 2007 16:14 ET

Law Society Tribunal Decisions

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 5, 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.

Robert William Wilson (1979), of the Town of Oakville

Decision: Member is reprimanded. Commencing immediately, the Member shall not practise law unless he is complying with terms set out in the Order.

Joseph Henri Hector Emond (1982), of the City of Ottawa

Decision: The Decision and Order of the Hearing Panel dated February 20, 2007, is stayed.

More information about these matters can be found on the Law Society's website at Reasons for decisions when provided by the panel are available on the Canadian Legal Information Institute (CanLII) website at

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