Lawyers and Conveyancers Disciplinary Tribunal

The Lawyers and Conveyancers Disciplinary Tribunal deals with disciplinary charges brought against members of the legal and conveyancing professions.

The Lawyers and Conveyancers Disciplinary Tribunal's purpose is to hear and determine disciplinary charges against members of the legal and conveyancing professions.

Cases are referred to the Tribunal by a standards committee of the New Zealand Law Society or New Zealand Society of Conveyancers, or the Legal Complaints Review Officer.

The Tribunal also receives applications regarding suspension, striking off, revocation of orders, and restoration of practitioners to the roll or register.

Note - the Lawyers and Conveyancers Disciplinary Tribunal has now uploaded application forms for parties wishing to commence proceedings before the Tribunal. The forms are available here.