Own interest conflict – judgment on an agreed outcome.  The respondents acted for clients on the sale of property to a company in which they had a financial interest.  They advised the clients to seek separate advice but failed to ensure that they did in fact do so.  The respondents were each fined £10,000 plus £25,000 costs, and undertook not to apply for practising certificates for two years.

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