Drociak v. State Bar

52 Cal. 3d 1085 (1991)

804 P.2d 711

278 Cal. Rptr. 86

JOSEPH L. DROCIAK, Petitioner,
v.
THE STATE BAR OF CALIFORNIA, Respondent.

Docket No. S014385.

Supreme Court of California.

February 21, 1991.

COUNSEL

David A. Clare for Petitioner.

Diane C. Yu and Starr Babcock for Respondent.

OPINION

THE COURT.

The Review Department of the State Bar Court recommends petitioner Joseph L. Drociak be suspended from the practice of law for one year, stayed, and that he be placed on probation for two years under certain conditions, including thirty days' actual suspension. Petitioner concedes he violated Business and Professions Code, section 6106 (commission of an act involving moral turpitude), section 6068, subdivision (d) (failing to employ "such means only as are consistent with truth"), and Rules of Professional........