Citation issued: december 3, 2013

thomas paul harding

Citations are issued by the Law Society of BC's Discipline Committee and list allegations against a lawyer which 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 August 1, 2013, while at the courthouse in New Westminster, British Columbia, in the course of representing your client RL, you made discourteous or offensive remarks to SX, counsel for the opposing party, contrary to Rule 2.1-3(d), Rule 2.1-4(a), Rule 2.2-1, Rule 7.2-1 or 7.2-4 of the Code of Professional Conduct for British Columbia.

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