Disciplinary charges against Frank Fina stemming from his handling of the investigation into three former Penn State administrators should be dismissed, a hearing committee has recommended.

The three-lawyer committee, which presided over the disciplinary proceedings against Fina this summer, issued its report and recommendations last week. The 17-page report found that the Office of Disciplinary Counsel failed to make the case that Fina broke a disciplinary rule prohibiting attorneys from subpoenaing other lawyers to testify about their clients.


Related story: Disciplinary Proceedings Against Ex-Prosecutor Fina Off to Contentious Start


This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Advance® Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]