Board of Overseers of the Bar v. Timothy C. Coughlin, Esq.

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Docket No.: BAR-17-19

Issued by: Maine Supreme Judicial Court

Date: November 21, 2017

Respondent: Timothy C. Coughlin, Esq.

Bar Number: 008069

Order: Reprimand

Disposition/Conduct: Reciprocal Discipline

M. Bar R. 26(e)

This Court has received a certified copy of the Reprimand and Order on Costs with accompanying Stipulation as to Facts, Violations, and Sanction by the New Hampshire Supreme Court dated September 19, 2017, publicly sanctioning Attorney Timothy Coughlin for his violations of the New Hampshire Rules of Professional Conduct.

Attorney Coughlin has notified the Court and Bar Counsel of his consent to the Board of Overseers of the Bar's request for imposition of identical discipline in Maine.

Therefore, by agreement of the parties, this Court hereby ORDERS:

  1. The Board of Overseers of the Bar's Petition for Reciprocal Discipline is granted in all respects;
  2. Effective immediately and pursuant to M. Bar R. 26(e), Timothy Coughlin is reprimanded for his violations of those portions of the Maine Rules of Professional Conduct that are analogous to the New Hampshire Rules of Professional Conduct found to have been violated by Attorney Coughlin in that Order.

Dated: November 21, 2017

Andrew M. Mead
Associate Justice
Maine Supreme Judicial Court