12/19/2017


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Case No.Topics and IssuesAuthorCitation
Disciplinary Counsel v. Smith (Slip Opinion) 2014-0197Attorneys-Misconduct-Conduct involving dishonesty, fraud, deceit, or misrepresentation-Conduct adversely reflecting on fitness to practice law-Charging an excessive fee-Attorney who engaged in unethical and fraudulent billing practices suspended from the practice of law for two years and ordered to pay restitution.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2017-Ohio-9087
Cincinnati Bar Assn. v. Bell (Slip Opinion) 2017-0791Attorneys-Misconduct-Violations of the Rules of Professional Conduct-Public reprimand.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2017-Ohio-9088
Disciplinary Counsel v. Williams (Slip Opinion) 2017-0796Judges-Misconduct-Jud.Cond.R. 1.3- Abusing prestige of judicial office to advance personal interests?Asserting status as magistrate to avoid arrest during traffic stop-Public reprimand.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2017-Ohio-9100
Cleveland Metro. Bar Assn. v. Haynes 2015-0277On application for reinstatement.  
12/19/2017 Case Announcements #2  Motion and procedural rulings-Miscellaneous dismissals-Mediation matters.  
12/19/2017 Case Announcements  Merit decisions with opinions-Disciplinary cases.