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Tag Archives: Disbarment

Former Chevy Chase lawyer loses appeal in hidden-camera civil suit

A Maryland appellate court has affirmed a more than $820,000 judgment against a former Chevy Chase lawyer for having used a hidden camera to spy on tenants. Dennis Van Dusen was arrested in 2012 after one of his tenants discovered a camera hidden ...

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Md. solo attorney disbarred for hiding assets from bankruptcy filing

A Montgomery County solo practitioner was disbarred for deliberately failing to disclose assets in his bankruptcy petition, Maryland’s top court said. Mark Kotlarsky left out information concerning his firm’s pension plan when filing for Chapter 7 bankruptcy, according to the ...

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Md. court disbars attorney who fabricated evidence to hide ‘lack of competence’

A Baltimore County attorney who failed to competently represent two clients and then obstructed the disciplinary process by ignoring requests for information from Bar Counsel and misrepresenting the work she completed for clients has been disbarred by the state’s top ...

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Md. high court disbars Baltimore County solo practitioner

Maryland’s top court has disbarred a Baltimore County solo attorney who made numerous misrepresentations to the court for her own financial gain and failed to diligently represent a client who was declared incompetent to enter into a legal agreement. Rhonda ...

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Lawyers for ‘Bubba the Love Sponge’ permanently disbarred

TAMPA, Fla.— The Florida Supreme Court has permanently disbarred two lawyers accused of orchestrating the arrest of a rival attorney. In an opinion released Thursday, the court unanimously agreed with an earlier recommendation that Robert Adams and Adam Filthaut of ...

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