Beresfords duo lose appeal against misconduct charge in miners case
Two lawyers who were found guilty of misconduct a year ago have lost their appeal in the High Court today (2 December). James Beresford and Douglas Smith of Doncaster firm Beresford Solicitors were found guilty of misconduct by the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal in December 2008 for their handling of compensation claims from sick coal miners.
Two lawyers who were found guilty of misconduct a year ago have lost their appeal in the High Court today (2 December).
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