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Fort Lauderdale attorney voluntarily disbarred ahead of pending charges of misappropriation of client funds

By Karen Kidd | Jun 12, 2019

TALLAHASSEE – Longtime Fort Lauderdale attorney Frank Joseph Heston was voluntarily disbarred following a recent Florida Supreme Court order ahead of pending charges involving misappropriation of client trust funds, according to a recent announcement by The Florida Bar.

Coral Gables attorney suspended for allegedly failing to notify clients of her previous suspension

By Karen Kidd | Jun 7, 2019

TALLAHASSEE (Florida Record) – Suspended Coral Gables attorney Madeline Palenzuela was suspended again following a May 20 Florida Supreme Court after being found in contempt for allegedly failing to comply with requirements to notify clients about her suspension, according to a recent announcement by The Florida Bar.

Sarasota attorney disbarred regarding loan to his brother using money from client's trust

By Karen Kidd | Jun 7, 2019

TALLAHASSEE (Florida Record) – Sarasota attorney Daniel Marc Plonsky was disbarred following a May 3 Florida Supreme Court order over numerous allegations that included loaning money to his brother from a client's trust, according to a recent announcement by The Florida Bar.

St. Augustine attorney disbarred after being found in contempt for not notifying clients of his suspension

By Karen Kidd | Jun 6, 2019

TALLAHASSEE (Florida Record) — Suspended St. Augustine attorney John Richard Geiger was disbarred following a May 20 Florida Supreme Court order after the high court found him in contempt, according to a recent announcement by The Florida Bar.

Jacksonville attorney voluntarily disbarred ahead of pending charges, including neglect and excessive fees

By Karen Kidd | Jun 6, 2019

TALLAHASSEE (Florida Record) – Jacksonville attorney Alyscha Lauren Johnson was voluntarily disbarred following an April 25 Florida Supreme Court order ahead of several charges, including neglect and excessive fees, pending against her, according to a recent announcement by The Florida Bar.

Fort Myers attorney disbarred again, this time following allegations of client abandonment

By Karen Kidd | Jun 6, 2019

TALLAHASSEE – Disbarred Fort Myers attorney Joseph Patrick Gaeta has been disbarred for the second time in less than six months following a May 16 Florida Supreme Court order regarding allegations arising from a single client matter.

Tampa attorney suspended for third time in less than two years

By Karen Kidd | Jun 5, 2019

TALLAHASSEE (Florida Record) – Tampa attorney M. Lynn Pope has been suspended for the third time in less than two years following an April 26 Florida Supreme Court order over allegations she failed to comply with requirements in a previous suspension, according to a recent announcement by The Florida Bar.

Marco Island attorney faces suspension over mishandling divorce, other charges

By Karen Kidd | May 31, 2019

Marco Island attorney Susan M. Bodden faces suspension following a May 3 Florida Supreme Court order after allegedly mishandling a client's divorce and other charges, according to a recent announcement by The Florida Bar.

Ocala attorney disbarred after allegedly abandoning practice

By Karen Kidd | May 31, 2019

Suspended Ocala attorney John Ralph Borland has been disbarred following a May 2 Florida Supreme Court order over allegations he abandoned his law practice, according to a recent announcement by The Florida Bar.

Jacksonville attorney faces disbarment over allegations in multiple cases

By Karen Kidd | May 31, 2019

Christopher M. Chestnut faces disbarment following a May 3 Florida Supreme Court order for allegations that included mishandling multiple cases, trust fund issues and other charges, according to a recent announcement by The Florida Bar.

Miami attorney voluntarily disbarred after allegedly practicing law while suspended

By Karen Kidd | May 6, 2019

TALLAHASSEE — Suspended Miami attorney Cyrus A. Bischoff has been voluntarily disbarred following a March 7 Florida Supreme Court order and allegations that he practiced law while suspended, according to a recent announcement by the Florida Bar.

Royal Palm Beach attorney voluntarily disbarred following allegations including misappropriation

By Karen Kidd | May 6, 2019

TALLAHASSEE — Royal Palm Beach attorney Daniel Robert Brinley has been voluntarily disbarred following a Aug. 24 Florida Supreme Court order over multiple allegations of professional misconduct, according to a recent announcement by the Florida Bar.

Boca Raton attorney agrees to voluntary disbarment after allegedly practicing law while suspended

By Karen Kidd | May 6, 2019

TALLAHASSEE — Boca Raton attorney Brian Neil Greenspoon has been voluntarily disbarred following a March 14 Florida Supreme Court order after he apparently decided not to seek readmission, according to a recent announcement by the Florida Bar.

Suspended Daytona Beach attorney under emergency suspension following alleged misappropriation

By Karen Kidd | May 6, 2019

TALLAHASSEE — Already indefinitely suspended Daytona Beach attorney Diego Handel was placed under an emergency suspension following a March 12 Florida Supreme Court order over misappropriation allegations, according to a recent announcement by the Florida Bar.

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