Claim: ADHD made lawyer pocket partners’ share of settlement

by Walter Olson on August 27, 2008

The Louisiana Attorney Disciplinary Board’s charges against attorney John M. Sharp, formerly managing partner in the firm Sharp Henry Cerniglia Colvin Weaver & Davis, may possibly recall the old joke: lawyer finds satchel of someone’s misplaced cash, followed by wrenching dilemma of legal ethics: should he tell the partners? (Karina Donica, “Attorney involved in city-Cleco case faces possible disbarment”, Town Talk (Alexandria, La.), Aug. 22)(via ABA Journal).

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1 matt 08.27.08 at 10:25 pm

what adhd is an excuse to steal . . . why didnt you tell me this before!!! i could have used the money =p

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