Board of Overseers of the Bar v. Elizabeth A. Morrow, Esq.

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Docket No.: BAR-07-09

Issued by: Single Justice, Maine Supreme Judicial Court

Date: October 16, 2007

Respondent: Elizabeth A. Morrow, Esq.

Bar Number: 007809

Order: Reprimand Reciprocal Discipline

Disposition/Conduct:


Order


This Court has received a certified copy of the Order of Public Reprimand by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts' Board of Bar Overseers of the Supreme Judicial Court dated June 21, 2007, publicly reprimanding Attorney Elizabeth A. Morrow for her violations of the Supreme Court's Rules of Professional Conduct. Attorney Morrow has defaulted by failing to file any response to this Court's Order and Notice dated August 30, 2007 for her to show cause why the Court should not impose identical discipline to that imposed upon her in Massachusetts, as requested by Maine's Board of Overseers of the Bar.

Therefore, based upon that default, this Court hereby ORDERS:

  1. The Board of Overseers of the Bar's Petition for Reciprocal Discipline is hereby granted in all respects;
  2. Effective immediately and pursuant to M. Bar R. 7.3(h)(3), Attorney Elizabeth A. Morrow is reprimanded for her violations of those portions of Maine's Code of Professional Responsibility that are analogous to those violations of Massachusetts' Rules of Professional Conduct by her as found in Massachusetts' Order of Public Reprimand dated June 21, 2007.

For the Court

Hon. Donald G. Alexander, Associate Justice – Maine Supreme Judicial Court