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Tag Archives: professional responsibility

Opinions: Maryland Court of Appeals: 5/23/11

Professional Responsibility Disbarment BOTTOM LINE: Disbarment was the appropriate sanction for an attorney who assisted the children of an incompetent person in the execution and recording of forged and fraudulent documents. CASE: Attorney Grievance Commission of Maryland v. Coppola, Misc. ...

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Law digest: 5/23/11

MARYLAND COURT OF APPEALS Professional Responsibility, Disbarment: Disbarment was the appropriate sanction for an attorney who assisted the children of an incompetent person in the execution and recording of forged and fraudulent documents. Attorney Grievance Commission of Maryland v. Coppola, ...

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Opinions – Maryland Court of Appeals: 5/9/11

Family Law Reunification BOTTOM LINE: The Department of Social Services made “reasonable efforts” toward reunification of mother with her children by actively trying to connect her with services, even though she never received those services due to lack of funding. ...

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Law digest: 3/28/11

MARYLAND COURT OF APPEALS Professional Responsibility, Disbarment: Disbarment was warranted for attorney who deposited his clients’ fee payments in a personal account and then abandoned his clients without refunding the fees. Attorney Grievance Commission of Maryland v. Lara, Misc. Docket ...

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Opinions – Maryland Court of Appeals: 3/28/11

Professional Responsibility Disbarment BOTTOM LINE: Disbarment was warranted for attorney who deposited his clients’ fee payments in a personal account and then abandoned his clients without refunding the fees. CASE: Attorney Grievance Commission of Maryland v. Lara, Misc. Docket AG ...

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