Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Petition filed on trustees for dead, missing, or incapacitated solo practitioners

On June 29, 2010 Douglas W. Kammer, President, State Bar of Wisconsin, filed a Petition and supporting memo with the Wisconsin Supreme Court
for a revision to Supreme Court Rules 12.02(6) and 12.03(7), concerning the relationship of attorneys appointed as trustees to handle the law practices of sole practitioners who have died, disappeared or become medically incapacitated and the Lawyers Assistance Corporation, which was created by the State Bar of Wisconsin in response to these Rules.
The petition of the State Bar of Wisconsin proposing revisions to SCR 12.02(6) and SCR 12.03(7) concerning the Lawyers Assistance Corporation (10-07)