Disciplinary Actions-8/12/15

August 12, 2015

The Indiana Supreme Court Disciplinary Commission brings charges against attorneys who have violated the state’s rules for admission to the bar and Rules of Professional Conduct. The Indiana Commission on Judicial Qualifications brings charges against judges, judicial officers, or judicial candidates for misconduct. Details of attorneys’ and judges’ actions for which they are being disciplined by the Supreme Court will be included unless they are not a matter of public record under the court’s rules.

DeJuan L. Bouvean, of Stone Mountain, Georgia, was suspended from the practice of law in Indiana for failure to cooperate with the Indiana Supreme Court Disciplinary Commission’s investigation of a grievance filed against him. This suspension was effective July 24, 2015. Bouvean was already under a noncooperation suspension and a suspension for continuing legal education noncompliance in Indiana.

The following attorneys were suspended from the practice of law in Indiana effective Aug. 3, 2015, for failure to comply with continuing legal education requirements and/or pay their delinquency fees pursuant to Indiana Admission & Discipline Rule 29:

Sheila Hunt-Flaherty Jenkins, of Carmel, Indiana

Theodore G. Hammond, of Bloomington, Indiana

Fred Everett Stoops, of Tulsa, Oklahoma

Celina Maestas Tomori, of Lake Bluff, Illinois

Gwyneth A.E. Ayers, of Crawfordsville, Indiana.•


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