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Disciplinary System Actions

July 2016 – Present

(Except for agreed dispositions, disciplinary actions imposed by a District Committee remain subject to appeal for 10 days after notice of the determination is mailed to the Respondent.)

(Except for agreed dispositions, disciplinary actions imposed by the Disciplinary Board remain subject to appeal for 30 days after the Memorandum Order is served on the Respondent.)

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Updated September 23, 2016

 

 

 

 

September 23, 2016

Cameron Heaps Ippolito, 600 Cameron St. #412, Alexandria, VA 22314

VSB Docket No. 15-031-102634

On September 20, 2016, the Virginia State Bar Third District Subcommittee issued a public reprimand to Cameron Heaps Ippolito for violating a Georgia Rule of Professional Conduct that governs special responsibilities of a prosecutor. This was an agreed disposition of misconduct charges.

 

September 23, 2016

Michael Alan Ward, Suite 301, 4085 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax, VA 22030

VSB Docket Nos. 16-051-104943, 16-051-106148

On September 19, 2016, the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board revoked Michael Alan Ward’s license to practice law based on his affidavit consenting to the revocation. In consenting to the revocation, Ward acknowledged that the charges against him are true and that he could not successfully defend against them.

 

September 14, 2016

Fredrick Scott Kaufman, 9721 Needles Way, Glen Allen, Virginia 23060-3135

VSB Docket Nos. 16-032-104668, 16-032-105102

On September 9, 2016, the Virginia State Bar Third District Subcommittee, Section II, issued a public reprimand with terms to Fredrick Scott Kaufman for violating professional rules that govern diligence, communication, and safekeeping property. This was an agreed disposition of misconduct charges.

View Kaufman Order     (PDF Posted 9/23/16)

 

September 2, 2016

Alexander Manjanja Chanthunya, 11228 Georgia Avenue #4, Silver Spring, MD 20902

VSB Docket No. 17-000-106756

Effective September 2, 2016, the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board summarily suspended Alexander Manjanja Chanthunya’s license to practice law based on his indefinite suspension by the Court of Appeals of Maryland. Mr. Chanthunya was ordered to appear before the board on September 23 to show cause why the same discipline that was imposed in Maryland should not be imposed in Virginia.

 

September 2, 2016

Michael Thomas Reynolds, Nelson, Mullins, Riley, et al., First Union Plaza, Suite 1400, 999 Peachtree Street, NE, Atlanta, Georgia 303009

VSB Docket No. 17-000-106757

Effective September 2, 2016, the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board summarily suspended Michael Thomas Reynolds’s license to practice law based on his two-year suspension by the Supreme Court of Arizona. Reynolds was ordered to appear before the board on September 23 to show cause why the same discipline that was imposed in Arizona should not be imposed in Virginia.

 

September 2, 2016

Kathryne Louise Ward, K L Ward & Associates PLLC, 2465 Centreville Rd., J17-266, Herndon, Virginia 20171

VSB Docket No. 17-000-106772

Effective September 2, 2016, the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board summarily suspended Kathryne Louise Ward’s license to practice law based on her one-year suspension by the Supreme Court of Arizona. Ward was ordered to appear before the board on September 23 to show cause why the same discipline that was imposed in Arizona should not be imposed in Virginia.

 

September 2, 2016

Michael Robert Walsh Jr., 87 Marshall Street, Tewksbury, Massachusetts 01876

VSB Docket No. 17-000-106764

Effective September 2, 2016, the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board summarily suspended Michael Robert Walsh Jr.’s license to practice law based on his four-month suspension by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Supreme Judicial Court for Suffolk County. Mr. Walsh was ordered to appear before the board on September 23 to show cause why the same discipline that was imposed in Massachusetts should not be imposed in Virginia.

 

August 31, 2016

Keith Hamner Waldrop, P. O. Box 268, Goochland, Virginia 23063-0268

VSB Docket Nos.: 15-070-101516, 15-070-101973, 16-070-103348

Effective August 31, 2016, the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board suspended Keith Hamner Waldrop for thirty days for violating professional rules that govern diligence and misconduct.

View Waldrop Order     (PDF Posted 9/23/16)

 

August 29, 2016

Antonio Pierre Jackson, P.O. Box 849, Hampden-Sydney, VA 23943-0849

VSB Docket No. 16-090-103527

On August 29, 2016, the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board administratively suspended Antonio Pierre Jackson's license to practice law for failing to comply with a subpoena duces tecum issued by the bar.

 

August 29, 2016

John Forrest Roberts, 1902 Carriage House Way, Williamsburg, VA 23188

VSB Docket No. 16-031-105742

On August 29, 2016 the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board administratively suspended John Forrest Roberts license to practice law for failing to comply with a subpoena duces tecum issued by the bar.

 

August 10, 2016

John George Crandley, Preston, Wilson & Crandley, PLC, 2404 Potters Rd Ste 500, Virginia Beach, VA 23454

VSB Docket No. 15-021-103051

Effective August 30, 2016, the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board suspended John George Crandley’s license to practice law for thirty (30) days for violating professional rules that govern fairness to opposing party and counsel and respect for rights of third persons. This was an agreed disposition of misconduct charges.

View Crandley Order     (PDF Posted 9/23/16)

 

July 22, 2016

Chung Suk Oh, Shin Law Group, 7600 Leesburg Pike, Suite 350 East, Falls Church, VA 22043

VSB Docket Nos. 16-052-103653, 16-052-103654, 15-052-100693

On July 21, 2016, the Virginia State Bar suspended Chung Suk Oh’s license to practice law for nine months, with terms, for violating professional rules that govern competence, diligence, communication, safekeeping property, declining or terminating representation, and unauthorized practice of law; multijurisdictional practice of law. This was an agreed disposition of misconduct charges.

View Oh Order     (PDF Posted 8/2/16)

 

July 22, 2016

Clifton Carlyle Hicks, 8040 Jerrylee Drive, Norfolk, VA 23518

VSB Docket No. 15-021-101486

On June 15, 2016, the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board issued a public reprimand with terms to Clifton Carlyle Hicks for violating professional rules that govern diligence, communication, safekeeping property, bar admission and disciplinary matters, and misconduct.

View Hicks Order    (PDF Posted 8/2/16)   

 

July 19, 2016

Kevin Peter Shea, 34 West Queens Way, Hampton, Virginia 23669

VSB Docket No. 14-010-099614

On June 27, 2016, the First District Committee of the Virginia State Bar issued a public reprimand to Kevin Peter Shea for violating professional rules that govern diligence. This was an agreed disposition of misconduct charges.

View Shea Order     (PDF Posted 8/2/16)

 

 

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