FILTHY LUCRE

June 27, 2014

  • 45 Attorney and Client
  • 45I The Office of Attorney
  • 45I(C) Discipline
  • 45k59.1 Punishment; Disposition
  • 45k59.13 Suspension
  • 45k59.13(2) Definite Suspension
  • 45k59.13(3) k. In General.

45 Attorney and ClientAppropriate sanction, when attorney with prior record of disciplinary sanctions permitted elderly client to make unusual bequest to mother-in-law or to invest money in speculative business in which attorney had financial stake, was six-month suspension from practice of law.

Matter of Oliver, 530 N.Y.S.2d 890 (N.Y. App. Div. 1988)