News Release

Divisional Court Dismisses Groia Appeal

Tom Curry, Jaan Lilles and Andrew Porter acted as counsel for the Law Society of Upper Canada.

February 02, 2015 (Toronto)

A three member panel of the Divisional Court affirmed the decision of an Appeal Panel of the Law Society of Upper Canada that found Joseph Groia had committed acts of professional misconduct. The Panel also confirmed his penalty of a one month suspension and its $200,000 costs award in favour of the Law Society.