Disciplinary Reporter Case Digest

Attorney ID 15835
Attorney Name Hickey, James A.
DBP Docket No. 31 DB 2003
Supreme Court Docket No. 829 DD No. 3
County Venango
Disciplinary Counsel Susan N. Dobbins
Counsel for Respondent None
Decision Date 2004-12-13
Effective Date 2005-01-12
Case Digest Respondent, following a jury trial, was found guilty of one count of resisting arrest or other law enforcement in violation of 18 Pa.C.S.A. 5104, one count of disorderly conduct in violation of 18 Pa.C.S.A. 5503 and summary traffic violations. He failed to report his conviction to the Disciplinary Board pursuant to Rule 214(a), Pa.R.D.E. Respondent had prior discipline of an informal admonition. At the time of the hearing, he had not completed the terms of his criminal sentence, and had been found guilty of a summary offense of disorderly conduct in an unrelated incident involving his representation of a client.
Rule Violation(s) 203(b)(1)
Discipline Imposed Six month suspension
Points of Law
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