Sunday, September 27, 2009

Floria Bar Disciplines 27 Attorneys

The Florida Bar, the state's guardian for the integrity of the legal profession, announces that the Florida Supreme Court in recent court orders disciplined 27 attorneys, disbarring 12, suspending eight and placing five on probation.

Some attorneys received more than one form of discipline. Seven attorneys were publicly reprimanded. One was ordered to pay restitution.

As an official agency of the Florida Supreme Court, The Florida Bar and its Department of Lawyer Regulation are charged with administering a statewide disciplinary system to enforce Supreme Court rules of professional conduct for the 86,000-plus lawyers admitted to practice law in Florida. Since Aug. 1, 2007, case files have been posted to attorneys' individual Florida Bar profiles and may be reviewed at and/or downloaded from The Florida Bar's Web site, www.floridabar.org.

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Florida Bar Disciplines 27 Attorneys

6 comments:

tvfields said...

I am not impressed, nor should you be. Why? Because of what I know about how the Florida Bar responds to complaints. See http://home.roadrunner.com/~tvfields/dir.htm

Anonymous said...

The Florida Bar is full of crap!
Only 27?

Anonymous said...

Florida Bar LOL is unethical Attorneys.
Looking for $$$$$$$$$$$$$

StandUp said...

I'm not impressed either! I believe FL may have one of the highest concentrations of lawyers.

27 isn't even an honest day's work!

Anonymous said...

The Florida Bar should be disciplining itself!

Anonymous said...

Florida Bar LOL = Unethical lawyers Bar.

How do you do complainte on a unethical Bar members?????? he is protecing his classmate from crimes but the Bar go's after the victims.