Law Society of Upper Canada



Law Society of Upper Canada

January 08, 2013 11:38 ET

Law Society Regulatory Proceedings for December 2012

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 8, 2013) -

Attention News Editors:

The Law Society of Upper Canada regulates the lawyers and paralegals of Ontario in the public interest. The Law Society ensures that all lawyers and licensed paralegals in Ontario meet standards of learning, professional competence and professional conduct that are appropriate for the legal services provided.

As part of this mandate, the Law Society's Hearing and Appeal Panels recently heard the following matters. Hearing and Appeal Panels are responsible for determining the appropriate disposition of cases.

George Larry Argiris (1975) of the City of Toronto
Decision: The Lawyer was granted permission to surrender his licence to practice law in Ontario within 30 days of December 17, 2012, failing which his licence is revoked.
Reginald Edwin Bradburn (1970) of the City of Toronto
Decision: The Lawyer was reprimanded and indefinitely suspended commencing January 14, 2013 to continue until he satisfies a specified condition.
Licio Edward Cengarle (1973) of the City of Toronto
Decision: Paragraphs 1 and 4 of the Order dated October 2, 2012 relating to suspension and costs shall be stayed pending the hearing and determination of this appeal.
Karen Rosalee Caroline Cunningham (a.k.a Karen Rosalee Caroline Cunningham-McBean) (1996) of the City of Mississauga
Decision: The Lawyer is suspended for 15 months, effective January 1, 2011. For one year from December 12, 2012, she shall not practise real estate or conveyancing law. For an additional two years, she may only do so under approved supervision.
Roy Francis DMello (1998) of the Town of Oakville
Decision: The Lawyer was suspended for one month commencing January 7, 2013.
Bruce Jeffrey Forth (1982) of the City of Mississauga
Decision: The Lawyer was reprimanded.
Matthew Joseal Igbinosun (1998) of the City of Toronto
Decision: The Lawyer was reprimanded.
Weldon Edward Jones (2008) of the City of Toronto
Decision: The Paralegal's licence was revoked.
Jack Stephen Lambert (1973) of the City of Toronto
Decision: The Lawyer was suspended for one month commencing September 15, 2013 and must satisfy specified conditions on returning to practice.
Timothy Edward Leahy (1991) of the City of Toronto
Decision: The Lawyer was suspended for 60 days commencing on February 1, 2013 and continuing indefinitely until a condition is met.
Kevin John MacTavish (1991) of the City of Toronto
Decision: The Lawyer was suspended for one month commencing November 23, 2012 and continuing indefinitely until specified conditions are met.
Kym Lee McGahey (2000) of the Municipality of North Grenville
Decision: The Lawyer was suspended for one month effective December 6, 2012.
Wayne Sydney Novak (1978) of the Community of Thornhill
Decision: The Lawyer was suspended for 6 months commencing December 17, 2012.
Casey Oliver Watson (2000) of the City of Peterborough
Decision: The Lawyer was granted permission to surrender his licence to practise law and resign his membership in the Law Society.

More information about these matters can be found on the Law Society's website: www.lsuc.on.ca/regulatory_proceedings/. Regulatory Notices, which are issued at the beginning of a proceeding and include Notices of Application, Notices of Referral for Hearing, Notices of Motion and Notices of Appeal, are now available on our website: www.lsuc.on.ca/with.aspx?id=693.

Teodoro Corales Atienza [Paralegal]
Community of Trenton, Notice of Application, Conduct, Filed on December 7, 2012.
Benjamin Felix Bajikijaie [Lawyer]
Town of Ajax, Avis de requête, conduite, Filed on 4 decembre 2012.
Kenneth Wayne Johnson [Lawyer]
City of Ottawa, Notice of Application, Conduct, Filed on December 5, 2012.
Gianluca Latina [Paralegal]
Community of Maple, Notice of Application, Conduct, Filed on November 29, 2012.
Graham Edward Wilson [Lawyer]
City of St. Catharines, Notice of Application, Conduct, Filed on November 23, 2012.

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