attorney grievance commission

Why the Public Should Have No Confidence in the MD Attorney Grievance Comm.

Sometimes, ONE WORD has the ability to undermine or completely destroy confidence in all the rest of them. The Maryland Attorney Grievance Commission. Created by the Court of Appeals in 1975, they claim on their website to be “..dedicated to protecting the public and maintaining the integrity of the legal profession.” One would think that…

Death Threats, and the MD Attorney Grievance Commission Made Me Do It!

I wasn’t going to do it. I wasn’t going to write about the Maryland Attorney Grievance Commission again until after the conclusion of whatever it is that they are or aren’t going to do about the complaints I filed with them in early May of this year against some attorneys. In the blog post before…

When the Culture Endorses Lying to the Court

Update: 6/24/17  Complaints were sent to he AGC about these attorneys, but as of today’s date, the AGC has sent NO correspondence to me to indicate that they’ve asked these attorneys to respond to my complaint. Regime change over at the AGC is coming with a new Bar Counsel Lydia Lawless being appointed. One can…

The Elephant in Howard County pt 1

SUMMARY FOR WHAT YOU WILL READ BELOW: In Howard County, it’s all about who you know!  Development is BIG BUSINESS in Howard, and there is a tight-knit group of folks who work for each other so that they can all get what they want (which usually involves them getting financially PAID big time!  But you…

Maryland Attorneys and “The Hook Up”

It has to be rough for businesses trying to get their money. A person defaults on their obligation to pay their credit card or some bill, and they have to hire a local attorney in order to file a lawsuit against the person for the bill. Companies often times will have their “go-to” attorney that…

Yes, I Bought My Ex’s Attorney’s Business Name (Updated)

Crazy title for a post, right? Well, it’s even crazier that a person COULD do it here in Maryland. It could have just as easily been YOU who bought the name, but it’s probably more interesting of a story that it is me who has. You will understand why I did it in just a…

Transparency and Data Access Severely Lacking

It is true what they say about Maryland: we apparently rate second in the country on judge financial disclosures and you must travel to Annapolis in order to see copies of the disclosures. The Baltimore Sun reported on it in December 2013 though it mentions that the scoring was only for the Court of Appeals…

Family Law Abuse in Maryland

There is a lot of talk in a number of states about the conduct that occurs in Family Law courts. Love is wonderful when everything is good, but when things go bad, they can really get bad. Family law abuse is well-written about. All over the country, there are horror stories of what can go…