Consulted by Traci M. Tait regarding attorney disciplinary liability under power of attorney for mismanaging principal's affairs including putting principal's money in joint account with attorney.
Consulted by Traci M. Tait regarding attorney disciplinary liability for faulty work for a personal representative.
Consulted by Traci M. Tait regarding attorney disciplinary liability for faulty drafting of will and administration thereunder.
Consulted by Richard A. Hibey concerning taking fees in an estate.
Testified before Committee Nine for R. Kenneth Mundy on attorney's duty when client personal representative steals estate assets.
Testified before Committee Nine for Leftwich & Douglas on attorney's duties as Personal Representative to bring decedent's estate to a successful conclusion and reasonableness of fees and when paid, and as to the then accepted practice in the Probate Division of taking fees and then seeking ratification in a disciplinary case before a Hearing Panel, BPR. Testimony on February 17, 1998, prevented disbarment for misappropriation. In Re: Carrie L. Fair, 780 A.2d 1106 (D.C. 2001).