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Please also refer to the Solicitors (Disciplinary Proceedings) Rules 2019.

  • Advert – Restoration to the Roll

  • Advert – Termination of Indefinite Suspension

    In the matter of the Solicitors Act 1974 (as amended) and Solicitors (Disciplinary Proceedings) Rules 2019.

  • Application for a Special Measures Direction

    Please refer to both the SDT Procedural Application Guidance Note and the Guidance Note on Applications for Special Measures. For video link requests, please also refer to the SDT Video Link Request Guidance Note.

  • Application Form for Non-Party Disclosure of Tribunal Documents

    This form should be used to make an application for the disclosure by the Tribunal of documents held by it pursuant to its statutory function under the Solicitors Act 1974 to hear and determine applications made to it under that Act.

  • Application Notice

  • Certification of Readiness

  • Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Monitoring Form

    The SDT is committed to equality of opportunity and aims to treat everyone who appears before the Tribunal, or who uses the Tribunal’s services, fairly and with respect, regardless of their background. To help us monitor the success of this commitment, we would like to invite you, on a voluntary basis, to complete this Equality,…

  • Form of Application

    Applications to the Tribunal must be made using this form, supported by a statement setting out the allegations which the respondent to the application is required to answer and the facts and matters in support of the application and each allegation contained in it.

  • Notice of Appeal

    Please refer to The Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal (Appeals and Amendment) Rules 2011 which set out time limits, the procedure to be followed, rules of evidence, and other miscellaneous matters.

  • Rule 28-2 Form of Notice

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