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Ohio attorney suspended for failing to meet education requirements

Olivia Olsen Apr. 27, 2017, 7:56am

Leonard Michael Sikes, an attorney in Warren, Ohio who was licensed to practice law in California, was recently suspended from practicing law by the State Bar Court of California.

Carmichael defense attorney suspended for soliciting sex from client

Olivia Olsen Apr. 27, 2017, 6:56am

Emory Luther King Jr., a Carmichael attorney, was recently suspended from practicing law for six months by the State Bar Court of California

Newport Beach attorney suspended for not paying client's medical bills

Olivia Olsen Apr. 26, 2017, 6:10pm

William West Seegmiller, a Newport Beach attorney, was recently suspended from practicing law for 90 days by the State Bar Court of California.

Foster City attorney suspended for obtaining information on people he didn't represent

Olivia Olsen Apr. 26, 2017, 5:22pm

Louis Allen Liberty, a Foster City attorney, was recently suspended from practicing law for 90 days by the State Bar Court of California.

Irvine attorney disbarred for 10 counts of misconduct

Olivia Olsen Apr. 25, 2017, 2:10pm

Lawrence Allan Moy, an Irvine attorney, was recently disbarred from the practice of law by the State Bar Court of California.

Merced judge suspended for failing to disclose finances

Olivia Olsen Apr. 24, 2017, 10:10am

Marc A. Garcia, a Merced County Superior Court judge, was recently suspended by the State Bar Court of California β€œfor a minimum of two years and until he shows proof of his rehabilitation.”

Sacramento attorney disbarred for mishandling client money

Olivia Olsen Apr. 24, 2017, 10:03am

The State Bar Court of California recently ruled to disbar Gerald William Filice, a Sacramento attorney, from practicing of law.

Texas attorney barred from practicing law in California

Olivia Olsen Apr. 23, 2017, 6:08pm

Thomas Scott Simons, a Plano, Texas attorney who was licensed to practice law in California, was recently disbarred by the State Bar Court of California.

Campbell attorney disbarred for misappropriating $425,000 in client funds

Olivia Olsen Apr. 21, 2017, 10:02am

James Lyston Evertts, a Campbell attorney, was recently disbarred by the State Bar Court of California for multiple acts of misconduct in two client matters.

Orange County attorney disbarred following criminal convictions

Olivia Olsen Apr. 21, 2017, 9:55am

Rachelle Shalom Visconte, a Ranco Santa Margarita attorney, was recently disbarred by the State Bar Court of California after she was convicted of seven misdemeanor criminal counts in two separate matters that showed moral turpitude and warranting disbarment.

North Carolina-based attorney disbarred from practicing law in California

Olivia Olsen Apr. 20, 2017, 8:05pm

Alexandra R. Epand, a Charlottesville, N.C. attorney who was licensed to practice law in California, was recently disbarred by the State Bar Court of California for allegedly illegally practicing law in North Carolina, where she was not licensed, and collecting fees.

San Diego attorney disbarred for mishandling escrow funds

Olivia Olsen Apr. 19, 2017, 7:02pm

LOS ANGELES β€” San Diego attorney David Q. Meyer has been disbarred from the practice of law by the State Bar Court of California.

Texas attorney suspended for misconduct in workers' comp cases

Olivia Olsen Apr. 19, 2017, 6:52pm

LOS ANGELES β€” Kimberly Allyson Hansen, a California licensed attorney practicing in Euless, Texas, has been suspended from the practice of law for 18 months by the State Bar Court of California.

Oak View attorney disbarred for failing to comply with prior suspension

Olivia Olsen Apr. 19, 2017, 4:10pm

Christopher John Van Son, an Oak View attorney, was recently disbarred from the practice of law by the State Bar Court of California.

Tustin attorney disbarred for failing to adhere to suspension order

Olivia Olsen Apr. 17, 2017, 8:16am

Robert G. Scurrah Jr., a Tustin attorney, was recently disbarred from the practice of law by the State Bar Court of California.

Ventura attorney disbarred for failing to meet education requirements

Olivia Olsen Apr. 17, 2017, 8:01am

The State Bar Court of California recently ruled to disbar Debra Rawls Pricola, a Ventura attorney, from practicing law.

Las Vegas attorney disbarred for tax evasion

Olivia Olsen Apr. 14, 2017, 8:47am

Charles Conrad LoBello, a California-licensed attorney practicing in Las Vegas, was recently disbarred by the State Bar Court of California.

San Jose attorney disbarred for failing to provide legal services

Olivia Olsen Apr. 14, 2017, 8:39am

Jerome Donald Handley, a San Jose attorney, was recently disbarred by the State Bar Court of California.

Los Angeles attorney disbarred for violating a restraining order

Olivia Olsen Apr. 13, 2017, 11:00am

Walter Ryan Haybert, a Los Angeles attorney, was recently disbarred by the State Bar Court of California. The discipline was enacted after the attorney violated a restraining order his ex-wife had filed against him and was convicted of the misdemeanor crime.

Beaumont attorney given probation for failing to meet education requirements

Olivia Olsen Apr. 12, 2017, 9:21am

The State Bar Court of California recently placed Tara Jean Collins, a Beaumont attorney, on a one-year probation.