Are you interested in reading Supreme Court opinions on lawyer discipline? The Washington Supreme Court has the exclusive responsibility in Washington state to administer the lawyer discipline and disability system and to maintain appropriate standards of professional conduct. All lawyers admitted to practice law in Washington are subject to lawyer discipline. The lawyer discipline system protects the public by holding lawyers accountable for ethical misconduct. Disciplinary actions include admonition, reprimand, suspension up to three years, disbarment, restitution, and probation.
The Supreme Court issues written opinions in disciplinary cases it considers. To read the most recent written opinion, visit the Washington Courts website.
To read other recent written opinions, visit the WSBA website under Licensing and Lawyer Conduct.