Citation issued: september 30, 2015
melissa ann daniels
|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. You failed to provide a full and substantive response promptly or at all to communications from the Law Society concerning its investigation of Law Society complaint file number [number], related to a complaint by LF, contrary to Rules 3-5(7) and (11) of the Law Society Rules and Rule 7.1-1 of the Code of Professional Conduct for British Columbia. In particular, you failed to respond fully, substantively and promptly to one or more letters dated April 10, 2015, May 27, 2015, June 24, 2015, July 3, 2015 and July 13, 2015 and a voicemail dated June 22, 2015, by not answering all the requests for information set out in one or more of the letters and voicemail.
This conduct constitutes professional misconduct or a breach of the Act or rules pursuant to s. 38(4) of the Legal Profession Act.