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Attorney suspended for illegally practicing law

Olivia Olsen Feb. 28, 2017, 12:48pm

SAN FRANCISCO -- Vajello attorney Dolores Victor was suspended from the practice of law by the State Bar Court of California on Dec. 4, 2016. The 90-day suspension will be followed by two years' probation, the result of Victor practicing law while she was deemed not eligible.

Attorney on probation for not meeting license requirements

Olivia Olsen Feb. 26, 2017, 3:08pm

LOS ANGELES — The State Bar Court of California ruled to place Severn, Maryland, attorney Tonya Ronee Summerville on one year of probation. 

State Bar Court gives probation to attorney for failing to continue education

Olivia Olsen Feb. 23, 2017, 7:29pm

LOS ANGELES — Woodland Hills attorney Jill Bobbette Shigut received one year of probation from the State Bar Court of California for failure to meet her required Minimum Continuing Legal Education hours.

Laguna Beach attorney gets probation for failing to meet education requirements

Olivia Olsen Feb. 22, 2017, 10:12am

LOS ANGELES — The State Bar Court of California ruled to place Laguna Beach attorney Phillips Ranta Sweet on one year of probation for failing to meet the Minimum Continuing Legal Education hours to keep his license in good standing.

Sherman Oaks attorney placed on probation for pleading no contest to charge of allegedly inflicting injury

Olivia Olsen Feb. 20, 2017, 8:51pm

LOS ANGELES — Sherman Oaks attorney Eric Raymond Rasmussen was placed on one year of probation by the California State Bar Court after he pleaded no contest to allegedly inflicting injury on his girlfriend.

Chico attorney faces probation following 3 DUIs

Olivia Olsen Feb. 17, 2017, 2:54pm

SAN FRANCISCO -- The State Bar Court of California has placed Chico attorney Heather Michelle Salvador on two years' probation. 

Los Angeles attorney faces probation for failure to follow education requirements

Olivia Olsen Feb. 17, 2017, 2:41pm

LOS ANGELS -- Los Angeles attorney Andrea Jean Pflug was placed on a one-year probation Nov. 20, 2016. The ruling handed down by the State Bar Court of California stemmed from the attorney’s alleged failure to complete the required 25 hours of minimum continuing legal education (MCLE).

Michigan attorney gets probation from State Bar of California

Olivia Olsen Feb. 16, 2017, 6:35pm

LOS ANGELES — Attorney Gerald Howard Sternberger received one year of probation from the State Bar Court of California for failure to meet the required hours for minimum continuing legal education.

Berkeley attorney receives probation

Olivia Olsen Feb. 16, 2017, 5:53pm

LOS ANGELES — The State Bar Court of California recently sentenced Berkeley attorney Eric Martin Sippel, 55, to one year of probation for failure to comply with the minimum continuing legal education hours required to keep his license in good standing.

Santa Barbara attorney on probation for failing to complete education

Olivia Olsen Feb. 16, 2017, 3:24pm

LOS ANGELES — Santa Barbara attorney Michael Arthur Pina was placed on a one-year probation in a ruling handed down by the State Bar Court of California on Nov. 18, 2016.

Oakland attorney put on probation

Olivia Olsen Feb. 13, 2017, 5:50pm

LOS ANGELES — Mark David Greenberg, a 64-year-old attorney based in Oakland, was placed on probation on Nov. 18, 2016.

Los Angeles attorney on probation for failing to properly withdraw from case

Olivia Olsen Feb. 13, 2017, 4:45pm

LOS ANGELES — Attorney Dennis Earl Braun of Los Angeles was placed on probation by the State Bar Court of California on Nov. 18, 2016, according to State Bar's website.

Attorney suspended for practicing law during suspension

Olivia Olsen Feb. 7, 2017, 7:06pm

LOS ANGELES — The State Bar of California has suspended attorney Donald William McVay from the practice of law for one year.

Attorney receives three-year suspension

Olivia Olsen Feb. 7, 2017, 6:43pm

LOS ANGELES — Newbury Park, California, attorney William Stephen Tomasi was suspended from the practice of law by the State Bar of California on Nov. 25, 2016, according to the State Bar website.

NEEDS EDIT QUESTION ON WORD COUNT: Beverly Hills attorney suspended for not continuing education

Olivia Olsen Feb. 6, 2017, 3:59pm

LOS ANGELES — Attorney Mark Allen Wiesenthal of Beverly Hills was suspended from practicing law for 60 days by the State Bar of California beginning Nov. 20, 2016, according to the bar's website.

Former San Diego deputy DA suspended for obstruction

Olivia Olsen Feb. 5, 2017, 9:48pm

LOS ANGELES — The State Bar of California ruled on Nov. 20 to suspend Allison Christine Worden, a former San Diego County deputy district attorney, from the practice of law for 60 days, according to the State Bar website.

Covina attorney suspended for failure to comply with discipline agreement

Olivia Olsen Feb. 4, 2017, 5:53pm

LOS ANGELES — The State Bar Court of California has suspended attorney Jeffrey Thomas Bolson. 

Attorney suspended for not continuing legal education

Olivia Olsen Feb. 4, 2017, 5:15pm

LOS ANGELES — The State Bar Court of California ruled on Nov. 20, 2016, to suspend attorney Tiffany Carrie Stevens from the practice of law, according to the group's website.

Oceanside attorney suspended for suing wrong defendant

Olivia Olsen Feb. 3, 2017, 4:48pm

LOS ANGELES — Herchel McCoy Sims, an Oceanside attorney, has been suspended from practicing law.

Attorney suspended for accepting illegal fees

Olivia Olsen Feb. 3, 2017, 3:35pm

LOS ANGELES — The State Bar Court of California recently ruled to suspend attorney Barry Steven Jorgensen of Diamond Bar from practicing law for a period of six months, according to court documents.