Disciplinary Reporter Case Digest

Attorney ID 77757
Attorney Name Jones, Margot S.
DBP Docket No. 167 DB 2004
Supreme Court Docket No. 1084 DD No. 3
County Philadelphia
Disciplinary Counsel Gloria Randall Ammons
Counsel for Respondent none
Decision Date 2006-01-05
Effective Date 2006-02-04
Case Digest The Pennsylvania Supreme Court suspended Respondent for two years for misappropriation of client funds, lack of communication and neglect in one client matter; and for failure to provide competent representation in another client matter. Respondent failed to appear at the disciplinary hearing.
Rule Violation(s) RPC 1.1; RPC 1.3; RPC 1.4(a); .RPC 1.15(a); RPC 1.15(b); RPC 1.16(d); and RPC 8.4(c).
Discipline Imposed Two-year suspension.
Points of Law Respondentís failure to participate in the disciplinary proceedings aggravated the discipline.
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