Brian Ellis suspended from practice
Auckland lawyer Brian Ellis has been suspended from practice by the New Zealand Lawyers and Conveyancers Disciplinary Tribunal.
Mr Ellis' suspension runs from 26 June 2018 for a period of 6 months and 12 days. The Tribunal has also censured him and ordered him to pay costs to the New Zealand Law Society.
He faced charges of acting for a client when he had a conflict of interest.
The Tribunal has not yet issued a written decision.
Last updated on the 17th July 2018