Complaints, Lawyer Discipline and Public Hearings

 

Citation issued: July 25, 2018

George Eric Aleksejev

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.  On or about October 26, 2017, in the course of representing your clients TQP and QTP in a real estate transaction, you breached an undertaking you gave in a letter to SS dated October 16, 2017 by registering transfer documentation when you did not hold in your trust account sufficient funds which, when added to the proceeds of any new mortgage, would allow you to complete the transaction, contrary to rule 7.2-11 of the Code of Professional Conduct for British Columbia.

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