By order of November 28 the Court imposed a six month suspension (with additional conditions) on Howard Hammer for misconduct which included subpoenaing for a deposition a person who was not a witness to any matters out of which criminal charges arose and asking improper questions during that deposition in a civil action.
By order of November 21 the Court imposed a two year suspension (retroactive to September 27, 2005, and with additional conditions) on James H. Dickey for misconduct which included creating a document which appeared to be a medical record, willfully failing to comply with a final decision of the Resolution of Fee Disputes Board and failing to prosecute a client’s case.
By order of November 21 the Court disbarred Ivan N. Walters based upon his disbarment by the North Carolina State Bar.
By order of November 17 the Court placed Wilton Darnell Newton on interim suspension. Adam R. Artigliere is the trustee.
By order of November 16 the Court reinstated Rose Marie Cooper.
By order of November 15 the Court placed Gary D. James Sr. on interim suspension. Crystal Leigh Andrew is the trustee.
By order of November 7 the Court imposed a public reprimand (with additional conditions) on G. Turner Perrow Jr. for misconduct which included misrepresenting to his client that he had received a settlement offer on a claim which was not viable and paying the client with personal funds two months after the client accepted the purported offer.