Complaints, Lawyer Discipline and Public Hearings

 

Citation issued: May 2, 2018

Wade Cameron MacGregor

Citations are authorized by the Law Society of BC's Discipline Committee and list allegations against a lawyer that will be considered at a discipline hearing. Please note that allegations in a citation are unproven until a discipline hearing panel has determined their validity.

Nature of conduct to be inquired into:

1.  In or about February 2017, in the course of representing your client MB in family law proceedings, you advised your client contrary to one or more of rules 2.1-1(a), 2.1-3(e), or 5.6-1 of the Code of Professional Conduct for British Columbia to withhold $200 from each spousal support payment, when you knew or ought to have known that if your client followed your advice, he would be in breach of his Separation Agreement dated March 15, 2016.

This conduct constitutes professional misconduct, pursuant to section 38(4) of the Act.