9 MAY. 2018
Mr Leslie Baker 
Disciplinary panel hearing - 09 April 2018
The Panel heard a case against Mr Leslie Baker for not at all times avoiding any actions or situations that were inconsistent with his professional obligations in that, as the sole principle and contact officer of the regulated firm, Baker Almond, you failed to ensure that the professional work undertaken by the firm was covered by adequate and appropriate professional indemnity run-off insurance for a period following it ceasing to practice in January 2015, contrary to Rule 3 of the Rules of Conduct for Members 2007. The Panel also considered charges in respect of Rule 8 and 9 of the Rules of Conduct for Members 2007.
The Panel found the charges proved and expelled Mr Baker from membership of RICS and ordered Mr Baker to contribute towards the cost of the hearing.