Professional Misconduct

George Leslie Hovan

Address: Level 8, 128/267 Castlereagh Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Sex: Male
Occupation: Lawyer
Date: 8 September 2003


On 09/08/2003, George Leslie Hovan was disciplined by Legal Services Division of the Administrative Decisions Tribunal by way of removal of practitioner's name from the Roll of Local Lawyers with costs for:

Failing to provide accounts.

Failing to disclose costs.

Failing to respond to letters.

Failing to keep accounts.

Failing to comply with request of Inspector.

Breaching of Section.61 of the Legal Profession Act 1987 - handling of trust moneys.

Breaching of Section 62 of the Legal Profession Act 1987 - keeping of trust accounts .

Failing to communicate.

Failing to carry out work assigned.

Failing to pay third party.

Failing to appear at hearing.

Preferring own interests to those of others.