Meeting of the Qualification Commission

Meeting of the Qualification Commission

10.01.2022

12/09/2021, the next, last in the outgoing 2021, meeting of the Qualification Commission of the Chamber of Lawyers of the Samara Region took place.

The meeting was attended by the President of PASO T.D. Butovchenko.

The Commission considered fifteen disciplinary proceedings, three of which were initiated upon the request of the court, three - upon the proposal of the Directorate of the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation in the Samara Region, seven - upon the proposal of the Vice-President of PASO, two - upon the complaints of the principals.

Based on the results of consideration by the Commission:

- five disciplinary proceedings were terminated due to the absence in the actions of lawyers of violations of the legislation on advocacy and the legal profession and (or) the Code of professional ethics of a lawyer;

- in eight cases, the actions of lawyers were found to be violations of the legislation on the Bar and the Code of Professional Ethics of a Lawyer;

- one disciplinary proceeding was postponed for reasons recognized by the Commission as valid.

The measure of disciplinary liability in relation to lawyers, in whose actions the Commission found violations of the legislation on the legal profession and the Code of Professional Ethics of a Lawyer, will be determined by the Council of the Chamber of Lawyers of the Samara Region at a meeting that will be held on December 23, 2021.

The Chairman and Members of the Commission congratulated Ye.V. Seredavina, Head of the Department for Control and Supervision in the Sphere of Advocacy and Notaries, State Registration of Civil Status Acts of the Department of the Ministry of Justice for the Samara Region, on receiving her award in the category "Free Legal Aid" of the award "Lawyer of the Year in the Samara region ".

PASO Press Center