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Louisiana attorney disbarred for alleged tax fraud

Olivia Olsen Mar. 25, 2017, 2:51pm

BATON ROUGE — Attorney Francis C. Broussard was disbarred by the Louisiana Supreme Court last month after charges of alleged tax fraud.

Lafayette attorney suspended by Louisiana Supreme Court

Olivia Olsen Mar. 8, 2017, 2:47pm

NEW ORLEANS — The Louisiana Supreme Court ruled to the suspend Lafayette attorney Michael Sean Reid in an interim basis on Dec. 9, 2016.

Attorney given one-year suspension in Louisiana for misconduct in New York

Olivia Olsen Mar. 5, 2017, 11:42pm

NEW ORLEANS — The Louisiana Supreme Court ruled on Jan. 13 to suspend New York City attorney David Segal from the practice of law in Louisiana for a period of one year.

Attorney suspended for Social Security fraud

Olivia Olsen Mar. 5, 2017, 10:14pm

NEW ORLEANS — Kingsport, Tennessee attorney Everett H. Mechem has been suspended from from the practice of law in Louisiana on an interim basis, the Louisiana Supreme Court ruled on Jan. 13.

State accepts resignation of attorney under investigation

Olivia Olsen Mar. 5, 2017, 10:14pm

NEW ORLEANS — The Louisiana Supreme Court reviewed Sunset attorney Olita Magee Domingue’s request to resign from the practice of law in lieu of discipline on Feb. 3.

Baton Rouge attorney suspended after tax-evasion conviction

Olivia Olsen Mar. 5, 2017, 6:13pm

NEW ORLEANS — The Louisiana Supreme Court ruled on Feb. 9 to the suspend Baton Rouge attorney Michael L. Thiel in the wake of his conviction in a tax-evasion matter.

Baton Rouge attorney suspended for alleged 'threat of harm'

Olivia Olsen Mar. 5, 2017, 2:51pm

NEW ORLEANS — The Louisiana Supreme Court ruled on Feb. 15 to the suspend Baton Rouge attorney J. Renee Martin from the practice of law.

St. Tammany attorney suspended for accepting drugs as payment

Olivia Olsen Feb. 26, 2017, 11:18pm

BATON ROUGE — The Louisiana Supreme Court ruled to suspend St. Tammany attorney James D. Mecca from the practice of law for allegedly accepting drugs as payment of legal services.

Attorney disbarred in Louisiana, Tennessee for misappropriating funds

Olivia Olsen Feb. 19, 2017, 5:51pm

METAIRIE — The Louisiana Supreme Court ruled on Feb. 3 to disbar attorney Quenton I. White from the practice of law for alleged misappropriation of client funds and other violations.

Attorney June Placer disbarred following string of criminal allegations

Olivia Olsen Jan. 18, 2017, 7:10pm

NEW ORLEANS — The Supreme Court of Louisiana recently disbarred and revoked the law license of attorney June A. Placer.

Shreveport attorney on probation for gambling client funds

Olivia Olsen Jan. 17, 2017, 6:25pm

NEW ORLEANS — Shreveport attorney Joseph Christopher Miciotto recently was given a deferred suspension of one year and one day from practicing law by the Louisiana Supreme Court.

Louisiana attorney suspended for 3 years

Olivia Olsen Jan. 17, 2017, 10:46am

NEW ORLEANS — Attorney N. Dawn Harper recently was suspended from practicing law for three years by the Louisiana Supreme Court.

New Orleans attorney suspended after pleading guilty to stalking charge

Olivia Olsen Jan. 15, 2017, 12:55pm

NEW ORLEANS — The Louisiana Supreme Court recently ruled to suspend New Orleans-based lawyer Trisha Ann Ward from practice on an interim basis.

Lawyer receives suspension, probation

Olivia Olsen Jan. 15, 2017, 12:53pm

NEW ORLEANS — The Louisiana Supreme Court of Louisiana recently ruled to suspend attorney Mitchel M. Evans II from practicing law in a sentence handed down Dec. 6.

Breaux Bridge lawyer suspended for allegedly mishandling funds

Olivia Olsen Jan. 14, 2017, 6:20pm

NEW ORLEANS — Attorney Joslyn Renee Alex recently was suspended from practicing law for “one year and one day” by the Louisiana Supreme Court.

Attorney disbarred following bribery charges

Olivia Olsen Jan. 13, 2017, 10:57am

Lafayette attorney disbarred following bribery charges