Citation issued: March 4, 2016

kerri margaret farion 

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 substantive response promptly or at all to communications from the Law Society concerning its investigation of the complaint of BL, QC, contrary to Chapter 7, Rule 7.1 of the Code of Professional Conduct for British Columbia, and in particular you failed to respond substantively to some or all of:

(a) letters dated February 2, 12 and 23, 2016;

(b) an email sent January 26, 2016; and

(c) a voicemail message left for you on February 22, 2016.

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