Disciplinary Reporter Case Digest

Attorney ID 0
Attorney Name Anonymous,    
DBP Docket No. 123 DB 1998
Supreme Court Docket No. N/A
Disciplinary Counsel David M. Lame
Counsel for Respondent
Decision Date 2000-02-07
Effective Date 2000-03-11
Case Digest Respondent was convicted in the United States District Court for the crime of willful failure to pay Federal Income Tax. As a result of Respondent's criminal conviction, the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania entered an orderreferring the matter to the Disciplinary Board pursuant to Rule 214(f). Following a hearing, Office of Disciplinary Counsel and Respondent, through his counsel, executed the appropriate abbreviated procedure forms agreeing to a Private Reprimand with one-year probation and attached conditions to the probation including the appointment of a sobriety and practice monitor. The Hearing Committee made this recommendation to the Disciplinary Board who, by order dated February 7, 2000, determined that Respondent should receive a Private Reprimand without any probation.
Rule Violation(s) Rule 214(f)(1), Pa.R.D.E.
Discipline Imposed Private Reprimand
Points of Law
Report/Opinion not available