Disciplinary Reporter Case Digest

Attorney ID 15699
Attorney Name Ferleger, David R.
DBP Docket No. 104 DB 2004
Supreme Court Docket No. 1035 DD No. 3
County Philadelphia
Disciplinary Counsel Ramona Mariani
Counsel for Respondent None
Decision Date 2007-05-30
Effective Date 2007-05-30
Case Digest By Report and Recommendation dated April 12, 2007, the Disciplinary Board recommended that David Ferleger be reinstated to the practice of law following his suspension for one year and one day for the unauthorized practice of law. By Order dated May 30, 2007, the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania granted the Reinstatement Petition.
Rule Violation(s)
Discipline Imposed Reinstatement granted.
Points of Law The Disciplinary Board found Petitioner provided compelling evidence supporting reinstatement. This included Petitionerís own testimony regarding the impact of the discipline and the steps he took to consider his actions and their effect on others and the testimony from three witnesses with knowledge of Petitionerís suspension and his actions thereafter. In addition, the Board noted Petitionerís previous 34 year career of public service devoted to representation of people with disabilities and the benefit to this segment of society in his reinstatement.
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