Disciplinary Reporter Case Digest

Attorney ID 52144
Attorney Name Gordon , Timothy Shawn
DBP Docket No. 197 DB 2009
Supreme Court Docket No. 1728 DD No. 3
County Out of State
Disciplinary Counsel Bruce H. Bikin
Counsel for Respondent None
Decision Date 2011-08-11
Effective Date 2011-09-10
Case Digest Respondentís CLE hours were incorrectly reported to the CLE Board. As a result, Respondent was placed on inactive status but continued to file pleadings and motions and appear on behalf of clients while inactive for 8 months. Respondent did not contest the facts of his unauthorized practice of law or his receipt of all appropriate notices from the Disciplinary Board, but offered Braun mitigation at his hearing.
Rule Violation(s) RPC 5.5(a); RPC 5.5(b); RPC 1.16(a)(1); and RPC 8.4(d); Rule 217(a), 217(b), 217(c), 217(d), 217(e), 217(i), 217(j)(1), (2), (3) and (4) (i) (ii) (iii) (iv) (v) (vi) (vii) (x) Pa. R.D.E.
Discipline Imposed Suspension for one year, stayed by probation with conditions
Points of Law
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