Currently acting for the respondent solicitor (who is qualified as a solicitor in England & Wales and also duly qualified in France) in defending serious allegations (including dishonesty) involving taking advantage of a vulnerable client, lending money to a client on unfavourable terms and conflict of interest. There also followed a supplementary allegation of being involved in a fraud on behalf of a client in the Ukraine against the client's business partner. Our French team provided advice on French law especially in regard to data protection, privacy and the professional obligations of French qualified lawyers.