Lawyer Disciplinary Agency

 

If you wish to report your attorney for misconduct in the practice of law, you should contact the appropriate office in his/her state of practice. Below are a listing of those offices in the 50 states and the District of Columbia. We make every effort to keep this information current.

State Contact Address Phone/Fax
Alabama



J. Anthony McLain Alabama State Bar
Center for Professional Responsibility
415 Dexter Avenue
P.O. Box 671
Montgomery, AL 36104

P: 334-269-1515
F: 334-261-6311

Alaska



Stephen J. Van Goor Alaska Bar Association
510 L Street, Suite 602
P.O. Box 100279
Anchorage, AK 99510-0279

P. 907-272-7469
F. 907-272-2932
E-mail: vangoors@alaskabar.org
WWW:http://www.alaskabar.org

Arizona



John T. Berry Assistant Executive Director - Legal
State Bar of Arizona
111 West Monroe, Suite 1800
Phoenix, AZ 85003-1742
Phone

P. 602-340-7241
F. 602-271-4930

Arkansas

 

James A. Neal Supreme Court of Arkansas
Committee on Professional Conduct
Justice Building
625 Marshall
Little Rock, AR 72201

P. 501-376-0313
F. 501-374-1853

California

 

<No Data> State Bar of California
Office of the Chief Trial Counsel
1149 S. Hill Street
Los Angeles, CA 90015

P. 213-765-1000
F. 213-765-1029

Colorado

 

Linda D. Donnelly Colorado Supreme Court
Office of the Disciplinary Counsel
Dominion Plaza Building
600 17th Street, Suite 200 South
Denver, CO 80202-5435

P. 303-893-8121
F. 303-893-8095
E-mail: ODCSCT@aol.com

Connecticut

 

Daniel B. Horwitch Statewide Grievance Committee
Second Floor, Suite Two
287 Main Street
East Hartford, CT 06118-188

P: 860-568-5157

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Delaware

 

David Curtis Glebe Delaware Office of Disciplinary Cnsl.
200 West Ninth Street, Suite 300-A
P.O. Box 472
Wilmington, DE 19899

P. 302-577-7042
F. 302-577-7048
E-mail: ODCDEL@aol.com

District of Columbia

 

Leonard H. Becker District Columbia Board on
Professional Responsibility
515 5th Street, N.W., Building A, Rm 127
Washington, D.C. 20001

P. 202-638-1501
F. 202-638-0862
E-mail: BarCounsel@aol.com
http://www.BarCounsel@aol.com/

Florida

 

Bill J. Hendrix The Florida Bar
650 Apalachee Parkway
Tallahassee, FL 32399-2300

P. 850-561-5771
800-874-0005 (Out-of-state)
800-342-8060 (In-state)
F. 850-561-5665
E-mail: bhendrix@flabar.org

Georgia

 

William P. Smith, III State Bar of GA 
800 The Hurt Building
50 Hurt Plaza
Atlanta, GA 30303

P. 404-527-8720
F. 404-527-8717
E-mail: smithbgabar.org
Website: www.gabar.org

Hawaii

 

Carole R. Richelieu Supreme Court of Hawaii
Office of Disciplinary Counsel
1164 Bishop Street, Suite 600
Honolulu, HI 96813

P. 808-521-4591
F. 808-545-2719

Idaho

 

Michael J. Oths Idaho State Bar
525 W. Jefferson, PO Box 895
Boise, ID 83701

P: 208-334-4500
F: 208-334-4515

Illinois

 

Mary T. Robinson Illinois Attorney Registration and
Disciplinary Commission
One Prudential Plaza, Suites 1100 and 1500
130 East Randolph Drive
Chicago, IL 60601

P. 312-565-2600
F. 312-565-2320
E-mail: ARDC@IX.NETCOM.COM

Indiana

 

Donald R. Lundberg Indiana Supreme Court Disc. Commission
115 West Washington Street, #1060 South
Indianapolis, IN 46204

P: 317-232-1943
F: 317-233-1442

Iowa

 

Norman G. Bastemeyer Iowa Supreme Court
Board of Professional Ethics and Conduct
521 East Locust Street
Des Moines, IA 50309-1911

P. 515-243-0027
F. 515-243-2511

Kansas

 

Stanton A. Hazlett Supreme Court of Kansas
701 SW Jackson, 1st Floor
Topeka, KS 66603

P. 785-296-2486
F. 785-296-6049

Kentucky

 

Barbara S. Rea Kentucky Bar Association
Kentucky Bar Center
514 West Main Street
Frankfort, KY 40601-1883

P: 502-564-3795
F: 502-564-3225 
E-mail: brea@kybar.org

Louisiana

 

Charles B. Plattsmier Louisiana State Bar Association
Office of the Disciplinary Counsel
4000 S. Sherwood Forest Blvd., Suite 607
Baton Rouge, LA 70816

P. 504-293-3900
F. 504-834-1449

Maine

 

J. Scott Davis Board of the Overseers of the Bar
97 Winthrop Street
Augusta, ME 04332

P. 207-623-1121
F. 207-623-4175

Maryland

 

Melvin Hirshman Attorney Grievance Commission of Maryland
100 Community Place, Suite 3301
Crownsville, MD 21032-2027

P. 410-514-7051
F. 410-987-4690
E-mail: AGCM@erols.com

Massachusetts

 

Arnold Rosenfeld Massachusetts Board of Bar Overseers
Office of the Bar Counsel
75 Federal Street, 7th Floor
Boston, MA 02110

P. 617-728-8750
F. 617-357-1872
E-mail: obcbbo@tiac.net

Michigan

 

Philip J. Thomas Michigan Attorney Grievance Commission
Marquette Building, Suite 256
243 West Congress
Detroit, MI 48226

P. 313-961-6585
F. 313-961-5819

Minnesota

 

Edward J. Cleary Office of Lawyers Professonal Responsibilty 
345 St. Peter Street, Suite 1500
St. Paul, MN 55155

P. 651-296-3952
P. 800-657-3601 (Out of State)
F. 651-297-5801
WWW:
http://www.state.mn.us./courts/lprb/lprb.html

Mississippi

 

Michael B. Martz Mississippi State Bar
643 North State Street
P.O. Box 2168
Jackson, MS 39225-2168

P. 601-948-4471
F. 601-355-8635
E-mail: mmartz@msbar.org
Website: http://www.mslawyer.org

Missouri

 

John E. Howe Missouri Supreme Court
Office of Chief Disciplinary Counsel
3335 America Avenue
Jefferson City, MO 65109

P. 314-635-7400
F. 314-635-2240

Montana

 

Betsy Brandborg State Bar of Montana
PO Box 577
Helena, MT 59624

P: 406-442-7660
F: 406-442-7763

Nebraska

 

Dennis G. Carlson Counsel for Discipline
3808 Normal Blvd. 
Lincoln, NE 68506

P. 402-471-1040
P. 877-504-0967
 
F. 402-471-1014

Nevada

 

Rob W. Bare State Bar of Nevada
600 East Charleston Boulevard
Las Vegas, NV 89104

P. 702-382-2200
F. 702-385-2878

New Hampshire

 

James L. DeHart New Hampshire Supreme Court
Professional Conduct Committee
4 Park Street, Suite 304
Concord, NH 03301

P. 603-224-5828
F. 603-224-5828

New Jersey

 

David E. Johnson, Jr. Supreme Court of New Jersey
Office of Attorney Ethics
RJ Hughes Justice Complex, CN-963
25 West Market Street
Trenton, NJ 08625

P. 609-530-4008
F. 609-530-5238

New Mexico

 

Virginia L. Ferrara Disciplinary Board of the
Supreme Court of New Mexico
400 Gold S.W., Suite 1100
Albuquerque, NM 87102

P. 505-842-5781
F. 505-766-6833

New York

 

Thomas J. Cahill First Judicial Department
Departmental Disciplinary Committee
41 Madison Ave., 39th Floor
New York, NY 10010

P. 212 401-0800
F. 212-545-8981

North Carolina

 

Carolin D. Bakewell
A. Root Edmonson, Deputy Counsel
North Carolina State Bar
208 Fayetteville St. Mall
P.O. Box 25908
Raleigh, NC 27611

P. 919-828-4620
F. 919-821-9168

North Dakota

 

Vivian E. Berg Disciplinary Board of the
Supreme Court of North Dakota
Post Office Box 2297
Bismarck, ND 58502

P. 701-328-3925
F. 701-328-3926

Ohio

 

Jonathan E. Coughlan Office of the Disciplinary Counsel
of the Supreme Court of Ohio
175 South 3rd St., Ste. 280
Columbus, OH 43215

P. 614-461-0256
F. 614-461-7205

Oklahoma

 

Dan Murdock Oklahoma State Bar Association
1901 N. Lincoln Blvd.
PO Box 53036
Oklahoma, OK 73152-3036

P. 405-524-2365
F. 405-524-9932

Oregon

 

Jeffrey D. Sapiro Oregon State Bar 
PO Box 1689
5200 SW Meadows Road
Lake Oswego, OR 97035

P: 503-620-0222 
F: 503-684-1366

Pennsylvania

 

John L. Doherty The Disciplinary Board of the
Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
Suite 3710
301 Grant Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

P. 412-565-3173
F. 412-565-7620

Rhode Island

 

David D. Curtin Disciplinary Board of the
Supreme Court of Rhode Island
Fogarty Judicial Annex
24 Weybosset Street
Providence, RI 02903

P. 401-222-3270
F. 401-222-1191

South Carolina

 

Henry B. Richardson, Jr. South Carolina Board of Commissioners
on Grievances and Discipline
P.O. Box 11330
Columbia, SC 29211

P. 803-734-2038
F. 803-734-1964

South Dakota

 

Lawrence J. Zastrow State Bar of South Dakota
222 East Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501-2596

P: 605-224-7554
F: 605-224-0282

Tennessee

 

Lance B. Bracy Board of Professional Responsibility
of the Supreme Court of Tennessee
The Oaks Tower, Suite 730
1101 Kermit Drive
Nashville, TN 37217

P. 615-361-7500
F. 615-367-2480

Texas

 

Steve Young State Bar of Texas
PO Box 13007
Austin, TX 78711

P. 800-204-2222
P. 512-463-1463
F. 512-477-4607

Utah

 

Bill Lee Walker Utah State Bar, Office of Professional Conduct
645 South 200 East, Suite 205
Salt Lake City, UT 84111-3834

P. 801-531-9110
F. 801-531-9912
E-mail: BWalker@utahbar.org

Vermont

 

Shelly A. Hill Bar Counsel
59 Elm Street
Montpelier, VT 05602

P. 802-828-3368
F. 802-828-3717

Virginia

 

Barbara S. Williams Virginia State Bar
Eighth and Main Building
707 East Main Street, Suite 1500
Richmond, VA 23219

P. 804-775-0555
F. 804-775-0501

Washington

 

Barrie Althoff Washington State Bar Association
2101 Fourth Avenue, 4th Floor
Seattle, WA 98121-2330

P. 206-727-8255
F. 206-727-8320
E-mail: disciplin@wsba.org

West Virginia

 

Sherri D. Goodman Chief Disciplinary Counsel
Office of Disciplinary Counsel
Huntington Bank Building
900 Lee Street, E., Ste 1710
Charleston, WV 25301

P. 304-558-7999
F. 304-558-0831

Wisconsin

 

Gerald C. Sternberg, Administrator Wisconsin Board of Attorneys
Professional Responsibility
Madison Office
Suite 410, Tenney Building
110 East Main Street
Madison, WI 53703

P. 608-267-7274
F. 608-267-1959

Wyoming

 

Randy Arp Wyoming State Bar
500 Randall Avenue
PO Box 109
Cheyenne, WY 82003-0109

P. 307-632-9061
F. 307-632-3737