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Arkadelphia attorney suspended due to misconduct

An Arkadelphia lawyer was suspended from practicing law for one year by the Arkansas Supreme Court Committee on Professional Conduct. The suspension is related to alleged unethical practices.

According to reports, attorney Jonathan Huber has been suspended for hiring prostitutes under an alias. He was previously arrested and fined in 2011 for soliciting sex. Huber has until January 16 to appeal the committee’s suspension.

The suspension of your professional license could undoubtedly tarnish your reputation and credibility. The Leichter Law Firm PC works for the people of Dallas when their professional license is under scrutiny. Call our offices at (512) 495-9995 to find out what we can do for you.

 


License of La Crosse lawyer suspended

A lawyer in La Crosse has his license suspended for three months by the Wisconsin Supreme Court due to allegations of professional misconduct, a report from the LaCrosse Tribune stated on Saturday, December 14. According to the suspension order imposed on Friday, December 13, attorney James Grenisen will have to undergo a psychological evaluation before he can get his license back.

At least five counts of misconduct were filed against Grenisen last year after he committed fraud against a 66-year-old woman he represented. According to the article, Grenisen took money from his client and represented her in guardianship and protective placement, an area of the law with which he had no experience.

Attorney Grenisen, whose license will be suspended on January 17, did not contest the verdict.

The legal team at Leichter Law Firm works for attorneys in Austin whose licenses are in jeopardy of being suspended. Call 512-495-9995 today to discuss the legal issues you are facing and find out how we might be able to help you.


Rhode Island foreclosure attorney faces one year suspension

A foreclosure lawyer in Rhode Island has been suspended for one year by a U.S. District Court judge, an article from the Providence Journal reported on Monday, December 2.

U.S. District Court Judge John McConnell Jr. suspended attorney George Babcock from handling foreclosure cases in the court for one year. Though the basis of the suspension was not revealed, attorney Babcock was ordered to pay $10,000 in August due to falsely stating documents had been filed.

Babcock’s clients that are being tried in McConnell’s District Court were advised to either get a new lawyer or personally represent themselves in court if they do not wish for their claim to be dismissed.

Facing disciplinary action like a license suspension can dramatically affect your professional career. Thus, if you are facing potential consequences that could affect your right to work in Austin, enlist the support of the lawyers at the Leichter Law Firm. Find out how we may help you defend your license today by calling 512-495-9995.


License of veteran lawyer in Beloit suspended

A license of a veteran lawyer in Beloit, Wisconsin was suspended after she was involved in several cases of professional misconduct, including funds mishandling, according to a report published by the Beloit Daily News on Wednesday, October 23.

According to reports, the Wisconsin Supreme Court suspended lawyer Mary Biester’s license, an act that will take effect on November 25, after she was charged with 30 counts of professional misconduct. Attorney Biester did not contest any of the charges against her and now faces several consequences, including an order to complete 20 hours of education, a $900 fee to be paid to a former client and $25,584 to be paid to the Office of Lawyer Regulation.

Former judge Dennis Flynn of the Racine County Circuit observed that Biester’s misuse of funds has been consistent for several years.

The legal team at the Leichter Law Firm works to defend lawyers in Austin who are facing charges of professional misconduct and the possible suspension of their licenses. Find out how we can work to defend your license today by calling 512-495-9995.