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Calabash attorney suspended (access required)

Attorney: Christian Scott Mathis Location: Calabash Bar membership: Member since 2000 Disciplinary action: Suspended until further notice on Sept. 1 Background: The Superior Court division of Brunswick County learned of possible acts and omissions by Mathis that if proven true ...

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Cary attorney disbarred (access required)

Attorney: Robert J. Howell Location: Cary Bar membership: Member since 2003 Disciplinary action: Disbarred on Sept. 7 Background: On June 1 Howell pleaded guilty in Charleston County, South Carolina, to one felony count of pointing and presenting firearms at a ...

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Winston-Salem attorney disbarred (access required)

Attorney: Scott Justin McCormick Location: Winston-Salem Bar membership: Member since 2009 Disciplinary action: Disbarred on July 14 Background: From at least January 2013 through June 2014, McCormick intentionally deposited entrusted client funds into his business operating account, transferred entrusted funds ...

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Rocky Mount attorney disbarred (access required)

Attorney: Robert M. Chandler Jr. Location: Rocky Mount Bar membership: Member since 1967 Disciplinary action: Disbarred on July 7 Background: Between January 2013 and December 2015, Chandler misappropriated at least $117,300 from funds entrusted to him. Chandler voluntarily surrendered his ...

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Raleigh attorney censured (access required)

Attorney: Randolph Hill Location: Raleigh Bar membership: Member since 1987 Disciplinary action: Censured on May 10 Background: A client filed a fee dispute petition with the state bar’s Fee Dispute Resolution Program after he became discouraged about Hill’s communications and ...

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