Disciplinary Reporter Case Digest

Attorney ID 63937
Attorney Name Thai , Toan Q.
DBP Docket No. 42 DB 2010
Supreme Court Docket No. 1596 DD No. 3
County Out of State
Disciplinary Counsel Anthony P. Sodroski
Counsel for Respondent None
Decision Date 2010-08-20
Effective Date 2010-09-19
Case Digest By Opinion and Order of the District of Columbia Court of Appeals decided December 24, 2010, Respondent was suspended from the practice of law in the District of Columbia for a period of sixty days with the suspension stayed after the first thirty days in favor of one year of probation “provided that, within the first thirty days, [Respondent] files an affidavit with the Board and Bar Counsel certifying that he accepts the conditions of probation,” as follows: 1) six hours of CLE courses in legal ethics and law office management; and 2) restitution to the client in the amount of $4,500 plus interest. In re Toan Q. Thai, 987 A.2d 428, 2009 WL 4979324 (D.C. 2009). Respondent did not file the required affidavit within the first thirty days. By reciprocal Order dated August 20, 2010, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court suspended Respondent from the practice of law in the Commonwealth for a period of sixty days.
Rule Violation(s)
Discipline Imposed Suspension for 60 days, reciprocal
Points of Law
Report/Opinion not available