September 2003

 

66 Tex. Bar. J. 735

 

BODA ACTIONS

 

On April 24, the Board of Disciplinary Appeals entered an agreed judgment of public reprimand against Richard Todd Hopes, 50, of Houston.

 

On June 6, the Board of Disciplinary Appeals entered an agreed judgment of public reprimand against Michael S. Fawer, 67, of Covington La.

 

On July 21, The Board of Disciplinary Appeals signed a judgment of disbarment against Chester Lash Thornton, 53, of Houston.

 

On July 24, the Board of Disciplinary Appeals entered an agreed judgment of active suspension against Edward P. Bolding, 67, of Tucson, Ariz.

 

On June 24, the Board of Disciplinary Appeals entered an agreed judgment of public reprimand against Robert P. Morrison, 50, of Seattle, Wash.

 

On July 21, the Board of Disciplinary Appeals affirmed the judgment of probated suspension against William D. Beard, 43, of McKinney.

 

On July 21, the Board of Disciplinary Appeals signed a judgment of disbarment against Bernardo Eureste, 60 of Houston.

 

On July 21, the Board of Disciplinary Appeals reversed and dismissed with prejudice the judgment of fully-probated suspension, entered by an evidentiary panel of the District 1-A Grievance Committee against Billy D. Hullum, 64 of Fort Worth.

 

On July 18, the Board of Disciplinary Appeals signed a final judgment of disbarment against George M. Bishop III, 61, of Houston.

 

On July 18, the Board of Disciplinary Appeals signed a final judgment of disbarment against Ramon A. Villafranca, 63, of Laredo.

 

RESIGNATION

On May 9, the Supreme Court of Texas accepted the resignation, in lieu of discipline of Mark A. Quigley, 55 of Everett, Wash.

 

DISBARMENTS

On May 22, J. Michael Boswell, 50 of Houston was disbarred by the District 4-D Grievance Committee.

 

On April 2, Sonya E. Lucas, 47, of Houston was disbarred by the District 4-C Grievance Committee.

 

On April 15, William H. Pippen, 68, of Houston was disbarred by the District 4-I Grievance Committee.

 

SUSPENSIONS

On Feb. 18, W. Richard Focrum III, 48, of Lubbock received a two-year, partially-probated suspension effective April 1, 2003 from the District 16-A Grievance Committee.

 

On March 7, Edward Henry Green, 49, of Houston received a four-year suspension effective Fed. 1, 2002 from the District 4-J Grievance Committee.

 

On April 24, Julie-Ann Hager, 49, of Round Rock received a two-year, partially-probated suspension effective May 1, 2003, with the first year actively served and the remainder probated from the District 9-A Grievance Committee.

 

On Feb. 21, Douglas W. Henager, 59, of Waco received a four-year, partially-probated suspension effective March 1, 2003, with the first two years actively served and the remainder probated from the District 8-B Grievance Committee.

 

On Nov. 19, Robert Lynn Huddleston, 57, of Brownwood received a three-year, partially-probated suspension effective Feb. 1, 2003, with the first 18 months actively served and the remainder probated from the District 16-A Grievance Committee.

 

On May 2, John L. Hudson Jr., 52, of Houston received a three-year, partially probated suspension effective May 1, 2003, with the first three months actively served and the remainder probated from the District 4-C Grievance Committee.

 

On April 15, David Wayne Kirk, 59, of Corpus Christi received a 13-month, partially-probated suspension effective April 15, 2003, with the first month actively served and the remainder probated from the District 11-A Grievance Committee.  

 

On April 22, Gerald R. Lopez, 62 of Odessa received a four-year, fully-probated suspension effective May 1, 2003 from the 161st District Court of Ector County.

 

On April 15, James R. Marlen, 37, of Dallas received a two-year, fully-probated suspension effective May 1, 2003 from the District 6-A Grievance Committee.

 

On March 31, William B. Portis, Jr., 71, of Houston received a two-year, fully-probated suspension effective April 1, 2003 from the 295th District Court of Harris County.

 

On March 28, Patricia A. Rudder, 51, of Fort Worth received an 18-month suspension effective March 10, 2003 from 17th District Court of Tarrant County.

 

On May 6, Garry L. Washington, 50, of Houston received a ten-year suspension effective May 7, 2003 from the 189th District Court of Harris County.

 

PUBLIC REPRIMANDS

On March 17, Glenn J. Deadman, 46, of San Antonio accepted a public reprimand from the 224th District Court of Bexar County.

 

On March 21, David C. Fleming-Hughes, 50, of Austin accepted a public reprimand from the District 9-A Grievance Committee.

 

On April 2, Richard Alan Mintz, 51, of Houston accepted a public reprimand from the District 5-A Grievance Committee.

 

On March 6, Steven C. Simmons, 49, of Houston accepted a public reprimand from the District 4-D Grievance Committee.

 

On April 16, Louis J. Bodnar, 58, of Mesquite accepted a public reprimand from the District 17-A Grievance Committee.

 

On April 14, John W. Hennessey, 81, of Corpus Christi accepted a public reprimand from the 148th District Court of Nueces County.

 

On April 10, John Steven Mostyn, 32, of Houston accepted a public reprimand from the District 4-J Grievance Committee.