Hearings Schedule

Law Society discipline hearings usually take place at the Law Society's office in Vancouver. Hearings are open to the public although some portions may need to be closed to protect confidential client information.

Status of current citations and hearings

Decisions on concluded hearings
More information about discipline citations, hearings and sanctions 

Information about credentials hearings 

Before you attend a hearing, confirm that the hearing is on schedule by contacting the Hearing Administrator.

Members of the media: Please contact Communications and Public Affairs  if you plan to attend a hearing.


Hearings calendar

Hearing date Name City Issue Stage of hearing
Oct. 19/16 Kerri Margaret Farion Vancouver Citation Facts, determination, disciplinary action and costs
Oct. 21/16 Susan Margaret Ben-Oliel Vancouver  Citation Facts, determination, disciplinary action and costs
Nov. 24/16 Pir Indar Paul Singh Sahota Surrey  Citation Disciplinary action
Nov. 29 - Dec. 1/16 Donald Franklin Gurney West Vancouver  Citation Facts and determination
Dec. 2/16 James Leslie Straith North Vancouver  Citation Facts, determination, disciplinary action and costs
Jan. 24-25/17 Robert Collingwood Strother Vancouver  Citation Section 47 Review


 The list includes citations for which hearing dates have been set. For information about citations awaiting hearing dates, contact the Hearing Administrator.