disbarment


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disbarment

(dis-bar'ment)
Loss of professional rights or privileges.
Synonym: debarment
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(Admitted to practice: 1996) Patel was found in contempt for failure to comply with the terms of an April 6, 2011, disbarment order.
A Senate committee on Wednesday recommended disbarment or disciplinary proceedings against Nilo Divina, the law dean of the University of Santo Tomas, and 18 other lawyers from Aegis Juris fraternity for their role in the fatal hazing of UST law freshman Horacio 'Atio' Castillo III last September.
(Admitted to practice: 1991) Foster was found in contempt for failing to comply with the conditions of his September 20, 2011, disbarment order.
We won't get into the debate over whether the disbarment is too severe a punishment for the President's actions.
While censure is apparently intended as a sanction that will be less severe than suspension and disbarment, but more serious than a private reprimand, the IRS needs to establish clear standards for imposing censure to ensure that it does not result in a more severe sanction than suspension.
(Admitted to practice: 1981) Disciplinary revocation is tantamount to disbarment. Disciplinary matters pending against Woods involved allegations of his involvement as an escrow agent in which a party was defrauded and his fraudulent conduct in civil proceedings.
A clear ground for disbarment is violation of the Oath of Office, which states 'I will conduct myself as a lawyer according to the best of my knowledge and discretion.'
Mayor Sara is facing a disbarment case filed on August 8, 2011 by the Sheriffs Confederation of the Philippines, Inc.
'Although the Court has the power to motu propio institute proceedings for disbarment, suspension or discipline of attorneys, Atty.
(Admitted to practice: 1992) Cicalese failed to comply with the conditions of his January 25 disbarment. He was required to file a sworn affidavit with The Florida Bar within 30 days of his disbarment, listing the names and addresses of all clients, opposing counsel and entities that were furnished a copy of his disbarment order.
Divina noted it was clear in the Senate recommendation that a disbarment case would be filed against the lawyers tagged in Castillo's death on the condition that they had knowledge of the incident and failed to report to the authorities.
Lawyer slaps poll officer !-- -- Mayen Jaymalin (The Philippine Star) - April 8, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines For allegedly slapping an election officer, a lawyer who is running for the municipal council in Camiling, Tarlac, is facing disbarment. Commission on Elections (Comelec) Commissioner Rowena Guanzon yesterday said the poll body would seek the disbarment of Marty Toralba.