September 2002

 

65 Tex. B.J. 767

 

BODA ACTIONS


On Jan. 15, the Board of Disciplinary Appeals suspended William Owen Juvrud, 43, of El Paso. Juvrud pleaded guilty in the 243rd District Court of El Paso County.

On May 7, the Board of Disciplinary Appeals disbarred Paul Matthew Rayner, 35, of Houston. Rayner pleaded guilty in the 248th District Court of Harris County.

On May 21, the Board of Disciplinary Appeals disbarred Victor Jacob Bieganowski, 53, of Houston. On May 22, 21, the board suspended Bieganowski pending his appeal of his guilty plea in the U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas.

On May 7, the Board of Disciplinary Appeals affirmed the judgment of disbarment against Judith Calk Mercer, 54, of Dallas, entered by the District 6-A Grievance Committee on Sept. 27, 21.

On May 21, the Board of Disciplinary Appeals dismissed for want of prosecution the appeal by David Davila, 42, of San Antonio, of an order of disbarment issued by an evidentiary panel of the District 10-B Grievance Committee on Nov. 13, 21.

On May 21, the Board of Disciplinary Appeals dismissed for want of prosecution the appeal by Nelson F. Cutter, 49, of Thousand Oaks, Calif., of an order of suspension entered by an evidentiary panel of the District 17-A Grievance Committee on Sept. 20, 21.

RESIGNATIONS


On Dec. 12, the Supreme Court of Texas accepted the resignation, in lieu of discipline, of Cory C. Groves, 41, of Dallas.

DISBARMENTS
On May 20, Roy R. Jimenez, 50, of San Antonio was disbarred by an evidentiary panel of the District 10-B Grievance Committee.

On April 19, John R. Riherd, 47, of The Woodlands was disbarred by an evidentiary panel of the District 3-B Grievance Committee.

On Feb. 13, Silvestre Pena Silvas, 41, of Houston was disbarred by an evidentiary panel of the District 4-F Grievance Committee.  

On Feb. 26, Bobby Stokes, 53, of Houston received a default judgment of disbarment from the 281st District Court of Harris County.

 
On April 24, Leandro David Martinez, 42, of Pharr received a 42-month, partially-probated suspension effective May 15, with the first six months actively served and the remainder probated from the District 12-B Grievance Committee.

 

On March 25, Olu McGuinnis Otubusin, 49, of Houston agreed to a one-year, fully-probated suspension effective March 1 from the 80th District Court of Harris County.

 
On Feb. 20, Stephen Allie Peyton, 37, of Austin accepted a one-year, fully-probated suspension effective April 1 from the District 15-C Grievance Committee.

 
On March 29, Charles H. Roach, 54, of Fort Worth accepted a nine-month, fully-probated suspension effective April 15 from the District 7-A Grievance Committee.

 
On March 14, Miguel Rodriguez, 54, of San Antonio received a three-year, partially-probated suspension effective March 7, with the first two years actively served and the remainder probated from the District 10-B Grievance Committee.

On Feb. 6, Phillip N. Sanov, 37, of Houston received a five-year, fully-probated suspension effective April 5 from the District 14-C Grievance Committee.

On March 14, H. Paul Smith, 56, of San Antonio received a five-year suspension effective March 14 from the District 10-B Grievance Committee.


On Jan. 16, Joshua A. Smith, 40, of Arlington agreed to a 36-month, fully-probated suspension effective Feb. 1 from the District 7-A Grievance Committee.

 
On Jan. 15, Jerome D. Wurst, 40, of Arlington received a one-year, fully-probated suspension effective March 5 from the District 7-A Grievance Committee.

On Feb. 13, Godson E. Anyanwu, 43, of Dallas received a 24-month, fully-probated suspension effective Feb. 1 from the 192nd District Court of Dallas.

 
On April 26, Jerry Keith Atkins, 64, of Houston received a two-year, fully-probated suspension effective April 27 from the 113th District Court of Harris County.

 
On April 15, Jerry Lee Bryan, II, 59, of Houston received a three-year, fully-probated suspension effective April 15 from the 152nd District Court of Harris County.

 
On March 20, Damon R. Capps, 59, of Houston accepted a one-year, fully-probated suspension effective May 1 from the District 4-H Grievance Committee.

On Dec. 4, St. James Chambers, 49, of Dallas received a six-month, fully-probated suspension effective Dec. 1 from the 193rd District Court of Dallas County.

 
On Feb. 7, Virginia Keith Gorman, 50, of El Paso received a two-year, partially-probated suspension effective Feb. 15, with the first year actively served and the remainder probated from the District 17-A Grievance Committee.

On April 8, Paul A. Hampel, 34, of San Antonio agreed to a two-year, fully-probated suspension effective June 1 from the 225th District Court of Bexar County.


On April 11, Louis D. Leichter, 39, of Austin accepted a 36-month, partially-probated suspension effective May 1, with the first five months actively served and the remainder probated from the District 9-A Grievance Committee.

 
On March 28, Clyde M. Marshall, 79, of Fort Worth received a four-year, fully-probated suspension effective April 5 from the District 7-B Grievance Committee.


PUBLIC REPRIMANDS


On Feb. 7, Ted H. Roberts, 45, of San Antonio received a public reprimand from the District 10-B Grievance Committee.


On Jan. 23, Amado Robledo, Jr., 65, of McAllen accepted a public reprimand from the District 12-B Grievance Committee.


On Feb 26, Gary D. Shields, 58, of Mesquite accepted a public reprimand from the District 6-A Grievance Committee.