LEGAL PRACTIONERS – FAILURE TO DISCLOSE SUSPENSION FROM ROLL OF ATTORNEYS IN SOUTH AFRICA
The appellant applied to be admitted and enrolled as a legal practitioner of the High Court of Namibia which application was opposed by the Law Society of Namibia (the respondent). The opposition focused on the omission by the appellant to disclose his suspension and the facts surrounding it. The respondent claimed that the appellant was not a fit and proper person to be admitted and enrolled as a legal practitioner in Namibia and it further disputed that the appellant was on the roll of attorneys . . .