Larry Apaloo Charges

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IN THE DISCIPLINARY COMMITTEE OF THE GENERAL LEGAL COUNCIL,  ACCRA AD 2017

INQUIRY UNDER SECTION 18 OF THE LEGAL PROFESSION ACT, (ACT 32) 1960

IN THE CONDUCT OF LARRY APALOO ESQ.

LARRY APALOO

You are hereby notified that following preliminary inquiry held by the Disciplinary Committee of the General Legal Council, a prima facie case of misconduct has been established against you.

You are hereby charged with the following misconduct.

COUNT 1  

STATEMENT OF MISCONDUCT

Misconduct in a professional respect, contrary to Rule 9(10) of the Legal Profession (Professional Conduct and Etiquette) Rules, 1969 L.I. 613.

PARTICULARS OF MISCONDUCT

That you, as a lawyer and having acted as a facilitator for Mr. Mohammed Wolley in the purchase of a property in Osu, Accra, failed to abide by your undertaking to refund to Mr. Mohammed Wolley the Ghana Cedi equivalent of USD 1,000,000 being payment in advance made by Mr. Mohammed Wolley to you, towards the purchase of the said property, which you have not procured.

COUNT 2

STATEMENT OF MISCONDUCT

Misconduct in professional respect, contrary to Section 19 (5) of the Legal Profession Act

PARTICULARS OF MISCONDUCT

That you having been duly notified, failed to appear before the Disciplinary Committee of the General Legal Council on 9th June, 2016.

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DISCIPLINARY COMMITTEE

DATED AT ACCRA, THIS 20TH DAY OF NOVEMBER 2017
PS: the dates for the hearing of the enquiry are 6th and 7th February, 2018 at the Supreme Court at 2:00pm.