Md. Court of Appeals suspends attorney who ‘abandoned’ client

The Court of Appeals has suspended for 30 days an attorney who “essentially abandoned” her representation of a client before the Court of Special Appeals by failing to appear at oral argument and then not informing the client that he lost the appeal. Melodie V. Shuler argued that illness had prevented her from traveling to the ...

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Lauren Kirkwood covers the business of law beat at The Daily Record.

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