Disciplinary Reporter Case Digest

Attorney ID 62209
Attorney Name Short, Michael Anthony
DBP Docket No. 13 DB 1995
Supreme Court Docket No. 96 DD No. 3
County Westmoreland
Disciplinary Counsel Samuel F. Napoli
Counsel for Respondent Craig Evan Simpson
Decision Date 2003-07-30
Effective Date 2003-07-30
Case Digest Respondent was disbarred on consent effective February 15, 1995, pursuant to his conviction for conspiracy to possess cocaine with intent to distribute and money laundering. Respondent served seven months incarceration in a "boot camp." He was the "valedictorian" of his class. After his release, he worked as general manager of a restaurant. He produced character witnesses, and evidence of the necessary attendance at MCLE classes. The Hearing Committee found that he met his burden of proving that he was fit to resume the practice of law.
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