Disciplinary Reporter Case Digest

Attorney ID 2349
Attorney Name Abrams, Ronald B.
DBP Docket No. 153 DB 2000
Supreme Court Docket No. 798 D.D. No. 3
County Philadelphia
Disciplinary Counsel Gloria R. Ammons
Counsel for Respondent John Rogers Carroll
Decision Date 2005-09-26
Effective Date 2005-09-26
Case Digest The Court granted Petitionerís Petition for Reinstatement. In addition, Petitioner, pursuant to the Courtís January 28, 2003 Order, was placed on probation for a period of two years, subject to the following conditions: 1. Petitioner shall select a financial monitor, subject to the approval of the Office of Disciplinary Counsel. 2. The financial monitor shall be an attorney in good standing admitted to practice law in the Commonwealth. 3. The financial monitor shall do the following during the period of Petitionerís probation: a. Meet with Petitioner at least monthly to examine his escrow account, client ledgers and other financial records to ensure that all such records are being properly maintained and that fiduciary and non-fiduciary funds are being properly segregated, handled and disbursed in accordance with the Rule of Professional Conduct 1.15; b. File quarterly reports on a Board-approved form with the Secretary of the Board; and c. Immediately report to the Secretary to the Secretary any violations by Petitioner of the terms and conditions of probation.
Rule Violation(s) None
Discipline Imposed Reinstatement granted with conditions
Points of Law
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