Friday, May 14, 2010

Order on lawyer assessment, treatment, and monitoring, 2010 WI 36

The Wisconsin Supreme Court today entered an order [html | pdf] effective July 1, 2010 establishing procedures for lawyer support and monitoring within the State Bar of Wisconsin and for the Office of Lawyer Regulation to refer lawyers for assessment, treatment, and monitoring.
Opinion Per Curiam.
Chief Justice Abrahamson dissents in part, joined by Justice Bradley.

In the matter of creation of procedures for lawyer support and monitoring and procedures for referrals from the Office of Lawyer Regulation (08-28)