The SRA Handbook is no longer in effect. It was replaced by the SRA Standards and Regulations on 25 November 2019.
Misbehaviour of a prospective solicitorBack to version 21
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Regulation 33: Misbehaviour of a prospective solicitor
You may make up to three applications to us to remove the prohibition or other sanction after intervals of not less than 12 months from the final determination as to the imposition of the prohibition or sanction, or from the final determination of your previous application for review, as the case may be.
You have the right under regulation 3 of the SRA Admission Regulations to appeal to the High Court within three months of receiving notification of our decision on an application under regulation 33.4 for the removal of a prohibition or sanction.