The Board of Bar Overseers evaluates and investigates complaints against lawyers. The Office of Bar Counsel investigates and prosecutes matters of attorney discipline. Butters Brazilian attorneys have deep experience defending attorneys that are the subject of complaints. Not all complaints result in formal investigation, petition for discipline or even result in discipline. We serve our clients best when we are involved as soon as they learn of a complaint and begin making our case directly to the Office of Bar Counsel. We understand the professional rules and how they are applied. We have successfully tried bar discipline cases and understand the high stakes nature of these cases for our clients.
Often overlapping with claims of professional misconduct are clams of legal malpractice. We are experienced in representing attorneys in both areas.