A former Dorsey & Whitney partner who was previously sanctioned by a federal judge for discovery misconduct has been suspended from practice in the Southern District of New York pending the outcome of disciplinary proceedings. Kristan L. Peters had been the subject of a 129-page sanction order issued in November by Southern District Judge Harold Baer, who said the former Dorsey & Whitney litigator's actions demonstrated declining ethical standards in the legal profession.
Southern District of New York Bars Former Law Firm Partner Pending Misconduct Probe
New York Law Journal
April 14, 2008