The Daily Report
A Brooklyn appellate panel has disbarred an already-suspended attorney battling a prescription painkiller addiction.
Disgraced former federal prosecutor G. Paul Howes skirted disbarment this week in California after the state's bar recommended suspending him from practicing law for at least three years.
Former Broward sheriff's Deputy of the Year Jeff Poole sacrificed his 26-year law enforcement career and all his accolades to do con man's Scott Rothstein's dirty work.
The next time a lawyer knowingly misappropriates client funds, it should be very clear that the punishment will include a minimum 12-year suspension from the practice of law
The thorny relationship between the DeKalb County district attorney's office and Superior Court Judge Mark Anthony Scott just got a lot pricklier.
A biotechnology company in bankruptcy has brought malpractice claims against Nixon Peabody and Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo.
Facing a suspension hearing scheduled for Thursday, Hart County's probate judge has resigned and promised never to seek or hold a judicial office again.
The Joint Commission on Public Ethics said Assistant Attorney General David Ellenhorn improperly accepted a plane ride from an adversary without first obtaining permission from his boss. But the panel declined to impose a fine or sanction.
Neogenix Oncology Inc., a bankrupt would-be developer of cancer diagnostic and treatment products, blamed its outside lawyers for allowing the company to pursue an illegal fund-raising strategy for more than five years.
While Tidwell's sentence was probated for 10 years, a condition of that probation is that he spend 120 days in jail, according to Tidwell's attorney David Savoda.