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Disciplinary System Actions

January 2023 – 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 served on 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 February 1, 2023

February 1, 2023

Patrick Nicholas Anderson, Patrick N. Anderson & Associates, P.C., 333 N Fairfax St Ste 310, Alexandria, VA  22314

VSB Docket No. 21-041-120807

Ordered on January 27, 2023, and effective on February 6, 2023, the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board suspended Patrick Nicholas Anderson’s license to practice law in the Commonwealth of Virginia for 90 days for violating the rules governing confidentiality of information and conflict of interest: former client.

January 30, 2023

Kevin Benedict Rack, Rack Law, P.C., 222 Central Park Ave Ste 1450, Virginia Beach, VA  23462

Circuit Court No.: CL22-6513                                             VSB Docket No.: 22-021-123804

Effective December 27, 2022, and entered January 27, 2023, the Circuit Court for the City of Virginia Beach issued a public reprimand with terms to Kevin Benedict Rack for violating the professional rules governing fees and conflict of interest: general rule. This was an agreed disposition of misconduct charges.

View Rack Order

January 27, 2023

Joseph T. Prendergast, 10205 Cedar Pond, Vienna, VA 22182-2906

VSB Docket No. 22-052-123667

Ordered and effective on January 26, 2023, the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board suspended Joseph T. Prendergast’s license to practice law in the Commonwealth of Virginia for twelve months for violating rules that govern truthfulness in statements to others, bar admission and disciplinary matters, and misconduct.

January 19, 2023

Robert Overbey Jr., 9412 Pattys Court, Lorton, VA 22079

VSB Docket No. 22-053-124308

Effective January 13, 2023, pursuant to Virginia Rule of Professional Conduct 8.5(a), the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board issued a public reprimand with a term to Robert Overbey Jr. for violating professional rules that govern the unauthorized practice of law; multijurisdictional practice of law and misconduct.  This was an agreed disposition of misconduct.

View Overbey Order

January 10, 2023

Duncan Kenner Brent, Esq., 11709 Leesborough Circle, Silver Spring, MD 20902

VSB Docket No. 23-052-126721

On January 10, 2023, the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary board administratively suspended Duncan Kenner Brent’s license to practice law for failing to comply with a subpoena duces tecum issued by the Bar.

View Brent Order

January 6, 2023

Susan Page Allen, S. Page Allen & Associates, P.C., 11521-E Midlothian Turnpike, North Chesterfield, VA 23235-4764

VSB Docket Nos.: 21-031-121188, 22-031-124080

Effective January 4, 2023, the Third District, Section I Subcommittee of the Virginia State Bar issued a public reprimand without terms to Susan Page Allen for violating the professional rules that govern safekeeping property and responsibilities regarding nonlawyer assistants. This was an agreed disposition of misconduct charges.

View Allen Order

January 4, 2023

Brittani Nata’lita Baldwin, Baldwin Family Law, LLC, 5372 Discovery Park Blvd, Suite 202, Williamsburg, VA  23188

VSB Docket Nos.: 23-060-126844, 23-262-126977, 23-060-126966, 23-060-127035

On January 4, 2023, the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board administratively suspended Brittani Nata'lita Baldwin's license to practice law for failing to comply with subpoena duces tecums issued by the Bar.

View Baldwin Order

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