The hearing respecting charges against Christopher Ian Robinson, a member of the Society, scheduled to resume on Tuesday, June 28, 2022 has been adjourned, with consent of the parties, by Order of the Hearing Panel of the Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society dated May 26, 2022. New dates for the resumption of this hearing will be determined as soon as practicable.Continue reading “Notice of Adjournment of Hearing: Christopher Robinson”
Nova Scotia lawyers who want to be provincial court judges can now apply under the Province’s new application process.
The Hearing Panel of the Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society met virtually on January 6, 2022, to hear evidence and oral submissions in relation to the appropriate sanction for NSBS member, Thomas James (TJ) McKeough.
de a joint application to vary the April 5, 2019 Sanction Decision and Resolution to facilitate dismissal of the appeal filed by Mr. Rhyno on May 23, 2019. The Panel heard submissions on the application to vary from counsel for the Society and Duane Rhyno on December 16, 2021.
The Complaints Investigation Committee of the Nova Scotia Barristers' Society gives notice that the practising certificate of Donn Fraser of New Glasgow, Nova Scotia has been reinstated, with conditions, pursuant to Section 37(5)(b) of the Legal Profession Act, effective December 13, 2021.