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DISBARMENT The following persons have been disbarred by the California Supreme Court, effective on the dates indicated. They are ineligible to practice law, and their names have been stricken from the roster of California attorneys. They must comply with Rule 955 of the California Rules of the Court. Melvyn Charles Embree, Los Angeles, July 18 Valerie Ansel Karpman, San Francisco, July 10 Hong Bin Yim, Montrose, July 18 RESIGNATION WITH CHARGES PENDING The following persons have resigned as members of the State Bar of California. They are ineligible to practice law in the state of California, effective on the dates indicated. Julia Eleanor Castlen, San Diego, July 10 Timothy Paul Mason, Riverside, July 18 Stephen John Perrella, Coronado, July 18 RESIGNATION WITH NO CHARGES PENDING The following persons have resigned as members of the California State Bar and their resignations have been accepted by the California Supreme Court. They are ineligible to practice law in the state of California, effective on the dates indicated. Thomas S. Culver, England, July 10 Christina Grahame, Napa, July 10 Rex Alden Jones, Saint Joseph, Mo., July 10 Gary James Martone, Albuquerque, N.M., July 10 Sylvia Ann Schulman Samuels, San Mateo, July 10 Joseph Lane Tilson, Idyllwild, July 10 David Paul Welbaum, Kenneth City, Fla., July 10 SUSPENSION The following persons have been suspended by the California Supreme Court, effective on the dates indicated. Unless otherwise noted, they are required to pass the professional responsibility exam specified in the court order and to comply with Rule 955 of the California Rules of Court: *# Kenneth Martin Christison, Petaluma — July 10: Suspended for 75 days. 5 years probation with conditions. Dawn Marie Dunbar, Tujunga — July 10: Suspended for one year. If the period of actual suspension is two years or greater, remain suspended until shows proof of rehabilitation, fitness to practice, and learning and ability in the general law. Credit shall be given for the period of interim suspension which commenced on July 6, 2003. Returned to active status on July 10, 2004, the effective date of this order. Three years probation with conditions. Lawrence Richard Frank, Hermosa Beach — July 10: Suspended for 18 months. Five years probation with conditions. Must make restitution. # Donald Ray Hartunian, Los Angeles — July 18: Suspended for 30 days. Two years probation with conditions. # John Francis Henning III, San Francisco — July 18, 2004: Suspended for 60 days. 18 months probation with conditions. Lloyd Steven Ingber, Beverly Hills — July 10: Suspended for 30 months and until shows proof of rehabilitation, fitness to practice, and learning and ability in the general law. Credit shall be given for the period of interim suspension which commenced on Nov. 23, 2001. Three years probation with conditions. # Gary Kauffman, San Rafael — July 18: Suspended for 60 days. Three years probation with conditions. # Albert Miklos Kun, San Francisco — July 10: Suspended for 30 days. Two years probation with conditions. * Bernard William Minsky, Los Angeles — July 18: Probation is revoked. Previously ordered stay of suspension is lifted. Suspended for one year. #* Jon David Railsback, Fullerton — July 18: Suspended for 60 days. Two years probation with conditions. Must make restitution. Michael Bernard Taggart, Spring Valley — July 10: Suspended for 9 months. Three years probation with conditions. Must make restitution. #* Jeremias Flores Valdez, Los Angeles — July 10: Suspended for 60 days. Three years probation with conditions. * Not required to pass the Professional Responsibility Examination # Not required to comply with Rule 955 of the California Rules of the Court REINSTATEMENT FROM SUSPENSION The following persons, originally suspended for disciplinary reasons, were reinstated on the dates set forth below upon satisfaction of all requirements: Benjamin Casillas, Canby, Minn., July 4 Dawn Marie Dunbar, Tujunga, July 10 Joseph Fedorowsky, Marina Del Ray, July 18 Lawrence A. Merryman, Newport Beach, July 10 Diana Weinert, Saint Joseph, Ill., July 11 (remains suspended for nonpayment of membership fees) The above information is current as of the date it was posted. For updates, see the State Bar’s Web site at http://members.calbar.ca.gov/search/member.aspx.

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