Discipline Decision – 1983
It was alleged that Hinchey had, as trustee under a will:
After a hearing into the matter, the Panel of the Discipline Committee concluded that the lawyer was guilty of professional misconduct and recommended disbarment. Benchers adopted the findings of fact reported by the Discipline Committee and found him guilty of professional misconduct and conduct unbecoming a member of the Law Society. Benchers disbarred the lawyer and ordered that he pay the expenses incurred by the Society in the investigation and hearing.