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Tag Archives: attorney misconduct

Ohio Supreme Court tells attorney the naked truth

Today is Monday, the 45th anniversary of the Supreme Court’s Bates v. State Bar of Arizona decision that bans on attorney advertising are unconstitutional. Here are some other news items. — Ohio Supreme Court indefinitely suspends attorney for driving while ...

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High court indefinitely suspends Maryland attorney who represented husband

A unanimous Maryland high court on Friday indefinitely suspended a Columbia solo practitioner who, while representing her husband, lied to opposing counsel and spoke directly to an opposing party despite knowing she had legal representation. In its 7-0 decision, the ...

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Md. high court disbars Rockville attorney for lack of honesty, service

A unanimous Maryland high court has disbarred a Rockville solo practitioner who provided nearly no legal services for two clients but essentially kept their unearned retainer payments, ignored discovery requests from opposing counsel and failed to respond to bar counsel ...

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Court disbars lawyer who advised clients to skip hearing, lied to judges

Maryland’s top court has unanimously disbarred an attorney who advised two asylum applicants against appearing at their scheduled immigration court hearings and then falsely told the judges she did not know where they were. Alisha Ann Portillo, who was admitted ...

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