Disciplinary Actions - 6/15/16

June 15, 2016
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.

Stephen W. Schuyler, of Madison County, has had his suspension for noncooperation converted to an indefinite suspension, per a May 26 order. More than six months have passed since he was initially suspended and he has not responded to the Disciplinary Commission’s motion to convert his current suspension.

The Indiana Supreme Court has suspended 238 attorneys for failure to pay attorney registration fees, not complying with continuing legal education requirements and/or failing to submit Interest on Lawyer Trust Accounts certifications. The attorneys listed have until 12:01 a.m. July 1 to rectify their placement on the list or they will be suspended.•

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