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Tarzana attorney receives public reproval for domestic violence conviction

Olivia Olsen May 25, 2017, 10:25am

The State Bar Court of California recently issued a public reproval to Katerina F. Perreault, a Tarzana attorney, for misdemeanor criminal charges stemming from a night of excessive intoxication.

State Bar Court of California suspends four attorneys for failing to pass exam

Olivia Olsen May 24, 2017, 7:43am

The State Bar Court of California recently suspended several California State Bar members due to their alleged failure to pass the Multistate Professional Responsibility Exam (MPRE).

California State Bar Court suspends four more attorneys for failing to pass exam

Olivia Olsen May 24, 2017, 6:49am

The State Bar Court of California recently suspended four California attorneys for not passing the Multistate Professional Responsibility Exam (MPRE) due to prior discipline orders.

Sunland attorney receives public reproval for assaulting peace officer

Olivia Olsen May 23, 2017, 7:23am

The State Bar Court of California recently issued a public reproval to Carol Ruth Hamilton, a Sunland attorney, for misdemeanor criminal charges.

Sacramento attorney suspended for failing to file bankruptcy motions

Olivia Olsen May 23, 2017, 7:16am

The State Bar Court of California recently suspended Daniel Sanford Weiss, a Sacramento attorney, for mishandling his client trust account and another client’s bankruptcy filing.

San Luis Obispo attorney suspended for mishandling client trust account

Olivia Olsen May 23, 2017, 7:08am

The State Bar Court of California recently suspended Stephen Christopher Ronca, a San Luis Obispo attorney, for mishandling his client trust account.

San Diego attorney suspended for multiple acts of misconduct

Olivia Olsen May 22, 2017, 8:08am

The State Bar Court of California recently suspended Mary Frances Prevost, a San Diego attorney, for alleged misconduct.

Glendora attorney suspended for criminal convictions

Olivia Olsen May 19, 2017, 7:26am

The State Bar Court of California recently suspended William Andrai Acosta, a Glendora attorney, after he pleaded guilty to two misdemeanor criminal charges in Los Angeles County

California State Bar gives Paso Robles attorney probation for sexual battery conviction

Olivia Olsen May 18, 2017, 8:02pm

The State Bar Court of California recently placed Peter Josserand XIII, a Paso Robles attorney, on a one-year probation after the attorney was convicted of sexual battery.

Encino attorney suspended for practicing with inactive license

Olivia Olsen May 18, 2017, 8:16am

The State Bar Court of California recently suspended David Andrew Seeley, an Encino attorney, for filing court documents on behalf of a client while on suspension for failing to pay his California State Bar membership dues or adhere to previous disciplinary action.

Los Angeles attorney suspended for comingling funds

Olivia Olsen May 18, 2017, 8:07am

The State Bar Court of California recently suspended Lesley Adele Montion-Garcia, a Los Angeles attorney, for comingling funds in her client trust account.

Santa Rosa attorney suspended for failing to report sanctions to California State Bar

Olivia Olsen May 18, 2017, 7:58am

The State Bar Court of California recently suspended Richard Lee Bobus, a Santa Rosa attorney, for failing to adhere to a new e-filing system to report sanctions imposed on him to the California State Bar.

Irvine attorney suspended for mishandling client funds

Olivia Olsen May 18, 2017, 7:50am

The State Bar Court of California recently suspended Steven Michael Gribben, an Irvine attorney, for mishandling client funds.

Torrance attorney suspended for involvement in drug distribution operation

Olivia Olsen May 17, 2017, 7:20pm

The State Bar Court of California recently suspended Gerald Jong Goo Koh, a Torrance attorney, after the attorney pleaded guilty to conspiracy to distribute hydrocodone and oxycodone

Pasadena attorney suspended for accepting $45,500 in advanced fees

Olivia Olsen May 17, 2017, 7:12pm

The State Bar Court of California recently suspended Art Hoomiratana, a Pasadena attorney, from the practice of law for accepting advanced fees in two loan modification matters and failing to file a lawsuit for a client.

Sherman Oaks attorney suspended after pleading guilty to narcotics charge

Olivia Olsen May 17, 2017, 7:07pm

The State Bar Court of California recently suspended Cyrus Leon Batchan, a Sherman Oaks attorney, from the practice of law after the attorney pleaded guilty to distributing narcotics in San Diego.

Bakersfield attorney suspended for falsifying evidence

Olivia Olsen May 17, 2017, 6:46pm

The State Bar Court of California recently suspended Robert Alan Murray, a Bakersfield attorney, from the practice of law for one year after it found him guilty of creating false documents.

Roseville immigration attorney suspended for verbally assaulting Middle Easterners

Olivia Olsen May 16, 2017, 12:00pm

The State Bar Court of California recently suspended Frank Russell Wilson, a Roseville attorney, from the practice of law after the attorney was convicted of several misdemeanors for an altercation in a store parking lot while he was on probation for driving under the influence.

Pasadena attorney suspended for comingling $500,000 in personal funds

Olivia Olsen May 16, 2017, 8:15am

The State Bar Court of California recently suspended Keith Franklin Rouse, a Pasadena attorney, from the practice of law after the attorney comingled nearly $500,000 in his client trust account.

San Francisco attorney suspended for failing to file claims

Olivia Olsen May 15, 2017, 8:24am

The State Bar Court of California recently suspended Alexander Chase, a San Francisco attorney, from the practice of law for 90 days after the court was determined that the attorney had failed to perform legal services and later concealed his misconduct.