Meetings and Events

Committee on Lawyer Discipline (COLD) meetings

Wed, November 06, 2019
Additional Info full committee agenda (pdf)

VSB offices, 1111 E. Main St. Suite 700, Richmond, VA 23219

Rules Subcommittee: 10 am
Full Committee: 11 am
Oversight Subcommitte: 12:15 pm

full committe conference call-in information:
Conference Call-in number: 1-866-845-1266
Conference Code: 127-43-207


Full Committee

I. Call to Order

II. Approval of Minutes of the COLD meeting of September 4, 2019

III. Chair’s Report – James W. Hundley, Chair

IV. State of the Disciplinary System

  1. Bar Counsel Report – Renu M. Brennan, Bar Counsel
    1. Status of Cases Awaiting Certification to Disciplinary Board
    2. District Committee Docket Review Reports
  2. Intake Report – James C. Bodie, Intake Counsel
  3. Disciplinary Board Report – Michael A. Beverly, Disciplinary Board 1st Vice Chair

V. Rules Subcommittee Report – Peter A. Dingman, Subcommittee Chair

  1. Succession Planning for Lawyers
  2. 13-29 Proposed Revision

VI. Oversight Subcommittee Report – Elsey Allen Harris III, Subcommittee Chair

  1. Approval of Oversight Committee Policy of Review of Files dated August 29, 2019

VII. Old Business

  1. 40th Annual Disciplinary Conference – July 9-10, 2020 - Ed Dillon, Senior Assistant Bar Counsel

VIII. New Business

  1. COLD Liaison Report form for monthly COLD Calls – Renu M. Brennan
  2. Approval and implementation of Paragraph 13 revisions – Renu M. Brennan and M. Brent Saunders

IX. Comments of Executive Director – Cameron M. Rountree, Deputy Executive Director

X. Announcement of Next Meeting (January 8, 2020) and Adjournment

Updated: Oct 31, 2019