Disciplinary Reporter Case Digest

Attorney ID 7470
Attorney Name Oldhouser, Wilson H.
DBP Docket No. 73 DB 2002
Supreme Court Docket No. 754 D.D. No. 3
County York
Disciplinary Counsel Edwin W. Frese, Jr.
Counsel for Respondent
Decision Date 2002-06-19
Effective Date 2002-06-19
Case Digest By ORDER dated May 9, 2002, the York County Court noted that this 84 year old Respondent was still practicing law even though he had been declared to be an incapacitated person as to matters affecting his estate. Pursuant to Pa.R.D.E. 301(b), a copy of the ORDER was forwarded to the Supreme Court which transferred Respondent to disability inactive status by ORDER of June 19, 2002, effective immediately.
Rule Violation(s) None
Discipline Imposed Transferred to inactive status (disability)
Points of Law An attorney who is judicially declared incapacitated as to handling matters affecting his own estate should not be allowed to handle the matters of others.
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