Cope, Christopher John Astley—108260


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Decision - prosecution

Outcome: Referral to Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal

Outcome date: 15 March 2011

Published date: 8 October 2012

Firm details

Firm or organisation at date of publication and at time of matters giving rise to outcome

Name: Copes

Hammetts, Kings Nympton, Umberleigh, Devon EX37 9ST

Firm ID: 068028

Outcome details

This outcome was reached by SRA decision.


This notification relates to a Decision to prosecute before the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal. This is an independent Tribunal which will reach its own decision after considering all the evidence, including any evidence put forward by the Solicitor. The Tribunal has certified that there is a case to answer.

The matter was heard on 17 & 18 April 2013.

Mr Cope was fined £15,000.

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