Disciplinary Reporter Case Digest

Attorney ID 77245
Attorney Name Davis, Nathaniel M.
DBP Docket No. 71 DB 2005
Supreme Court Docket No. 1163 DD No. 3
County Out of State
Disciplinary Counsel Cathy Young Thomer
Counsel for Respondent James C. Schwartzman
Decision Date 2006-08-22
Effective Date 2006-09-21
Case Digest Respondent engaged in the unauthorized practice of law in one matter while on inactive status for failure to comply with his CLE requirements. Prior to being transferred to inactive status, Respondent engaged in the practice of law while on “Non-Resident Active Status” in violation of the CLE regulations. Respondent made false statements to the CLE Board when he filed his Non-Resident Active Status form with the CLE Board. Respondent’s statements were made subject to 18 Pa.C.S.A. §4904(b), relating to unsworn falsification to authorities, in violation to RPC 8.4(b).
Rule Violation(s) RPC 1.16(a)(1), 3.3(a)(1), 4.1(a), 5.5(a), 5.5(b), 7.1(a), 7.5(a), 8.4(b), 8.4(c), 8.4(d), Pa.R.D.E. 203(b)(3),. 217(b), (c)(2), (d), (e), (j)(1), (j)(3) and 217 (j)(4)(ii-ix)
Discipline Imposed Suspension for one year and one day.
Points of Law
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