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Status of lawyer disciplinary matters - Notice of hearings on petition for reinstatement

Pursuant to SCR 22.29 and State Bar By-Laws, Article I, Section 3 (c), an attorney whose license is revoked or suspended for six months or more for misconduct or medical incapacity and an attorney whose membership dues in the State Bar of Wisconsin have been in arrears for a period of three or more consecutive years shall not be reinstated unless by order of the Supreme Ccourt. The Director of the Office of Lawyer Regulation is charged with investigating the eligibility of the petitioner for reinstatement.  Pursuant to SCR 22.30, the Clerk of Supreme Court selects a referee to conduct a hearing on the petition for reinstatement.  The referee is required to file in the Supreme Court a report setting forth findings and a recommendation on the petition.

Name Date of hearing Location File PDF
Linehan, Daniel W. January 13-14, 2015 Madison, Wisconsin PDF
Mandelman, Michael A. February 4-5, 2015 Milwaukee, Wisconsin PDF
Siderits, Matthew C. February 10, 2015 Waterford, Wisconsin PDF

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