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Case Information: 18-BG-0967
Short Caption:IN RE STEVEN R. DONZIGER, BAR REGISTRATION NO. 431577Classification:Bar Governance - Bar - Disciplinary Reciprocal
Superior Court or Agency Case Number:2016-DDN-000288Filed Date:09/14/2018

Opening Event Date:09/14/2018Case Status:Decided/Dismissed
Record Completed:Post-Decision Matter Pending:
Briefs Completed:
Disposition:Next Scheduled Action:
Mandate Issued:

Party Information
Appellate RoleParty NameIFPAttorney(s)Arguing AttorneyE-Filer
PetitionerBoard on Professional ResponsibilityN
James T. PhalenNY
Matthew KaiserNY
PetitionerBar CounselN
Hamilton P. FoxNY
William R. RossNY
RespondentSteven R. DonzigerN
Michael S. FrischNY

Event DateStatusDescriptionResultPDF
09/14/2018FiledNotice of Discipline under Rule XI s. 11 and a certified order of the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court for the First Judicial Department in the County of New York, New York, temporarily suspending the respondent.
09/20/2018FiledOrdered that respondent is suspended from the practice of law in the District of Columbia and the proceeding is stayed pending resolution of the disciplinary matter in New York.
10/11/2018FiledNotice Received of non filing of 14 g affidavit. (Petitioner Bar Counsel)
03/31/2022FiledLetter Received of respondent's disbarment and denial of writ of certiorari. (Petitioner Bar Counsel)
04/05/2022FiledOrder that respondent shall remain suspended and an Order To Show Cause why respondent should not be disbarred.
05/05/2022FiledResponse To Order To Show Cause (Respondent)
05/20/2022FiledStatement regarding reciprocal discipline. (Petitioner Bar Counsel)
07/21/2022FiledDisbarment by ORDER
08/23/2022FiledNotice Received of non filing of D.C. Bar R. XI, Sect 14(g) affidavit. (Petitioner Bar Counsel)