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Former Casey Anthony lawyer disbarred

Olivia Olsen Feb. 3, 2017, 11:31am

Todd Macaluso, a Solono Beach attorney who defended Casey Anthony prior to her 2011 murder case, has been disbarred following his guilty plea to charges he  scammed clients in a wire fraud scheme.

Carlsbad attorney suspended for three years

Olivia Olsen Feb. 2, 2017, 8:31pm

LOS ANGELES — The State Bar Court of California ruled on Nov. 20, 2016 to suspend Carlsbad attorney Verne Craig Scholl from the practice of law for a period of three years, according to a report on the State Bar's website.

Inglewood attorney serves probation after misconduct in divorce case

Olivia Olsen Feb. 1, 2017, 4:12pm

LOS ANGELES — Inglewood attorney Carlos MartinezCouoh was placed on one year of probation by the State Bar Court of California.

Florida attorney suspended from practicing law in California

Olivia Olsen Feb. 1, 2017, 1:11pm

LOS ANGELES — Delray Beach, Florida, attorney William Robert Cohen was suspended from practicing law in California on Nov. 18 after violating his prior reproval conditions.

Marina Del Rey attorney suspended for misappropriating funds

Olivia Olsen Jan. 31, 2017, 3:49pm

LOS ANGELES — Marina Del Rey attorney Geoffrey L. Taylor was placed on suspension by the State Bar Court of California for misappropriation of client funds in a single matter.

Trabuco Canyon attorney suspended following deceit conviction

Olivia Olsen Jan. 29, 2017, 12:47pm

LOS ANGELES — The State Bar Court of California recently ruled to suspend Trabuco Canyon attorney David Robert Cohn from the practice of law for two years.

Murrieta attorney disbarred following convictions

Olivia Olsen Jan. 28, 2017, 11:55pm

LOS ANGELES — Murrieta attorney Fredrick Jacob Todd was disbarred from practicing law in California in the wake of his September 2014 convictions on two felony charges.

Beverly Hills lawyer disbarred for misappropriating funds

Olivia Olsen Jan. 28, 2017, 11:02pm

LOS ANGELES — Beverly Hills attorney Roger William Shpall has been disbarred after a California Supreme Court order, according to the State Bar of California website.

Attorney disbarred after violating probation

Olivia Olsen Jan. 24, 2017, 3:13pm

LOS ANGELES — Attorney David Anthony Harper was disbarred from the practice of law in California on Nov. 20.

Elk Grove attorney disbarred after DUI conviction

Olivia Olsen Jan. 23, 2017, 1:09pm

SAN FRANCISCO — Attorney Corecia Joy Woo of Elk Grove, California, recently was disbarred following a conviction for a DUI.

Long Beach attorney disbarred

Olivia Olsen Jan. 22, 2017, 5:27pm

SAN FRANCISCO — James Edward Griswold, a Long Beach, California-based attorney, was disbarred on Nov. 18, the California Supreme Court recently ruled.

Attorney disbarred for practicing in states without license

Olivia Olsen Jan. 22, 2017, 4:33pm

LOS ANGELES — The State Bar Court of California recently ruled to disbar Los Angeles attorney Peter Robin Estes on 20 counts of misconduct.

Former Nevada prosecutor disbarred for accepting campaign donation bribe

Olivia Olsen Jan. 22, 2017, 2:26pm

LOS ANGELES — David Wyser, a former deputy prosecutor in Reno, Nevada, was disbarred by the State Bar Court of California on Nov. 4.

Northridge attorney disbarred following conviction

Olivia Olsen Jan. 13, 2017, 12:31pm

SAN FRANCISCO — The State Bar of California recently ruled to disbar attorney Alfred Nash Villalobos from the practice of law.

Beverly Hills lawyer disbarred over multiple complaints alleging misappropriation

Olivia Olsen Jan. 12, 2017, 7:08pm

SAN FRANCISCO – Beverly Hills attorney David Samuel Schneider was disbarred by the State Bar Court of California on Nov. 18, acting on three separate complaints made by former clients.