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Date Posted: December 8, 2006  Action Line Complaint:   John Shields Locke  Category: Lawyers

Address

535 Park Ave. N., Suite 222
Winter Park
Florida, 
County: Orange
  Phone Number Unavailble
Overview
Disbarred effective immediately, following an Oct. 12 court order. (Admitted to practice: 2000) Locke engaged in conduct that is unlawful or contrary to honesty and justice; failed to competently represent a client; engaged in conduct involving dishonesty, fraud, deceit or misrepresentation; and engaged in conduct in the practice of law that is prejudicial to the administration of justice. (Case No. SC06-966)
Date Posted: December 8, 2006  Action Line Complaint:   James Anthony Konides  Category: Lawyers

Address

9650 Strickland Road, Suite 103-250
Raleigh
North Carolina/ Florida, 
County: unavailable
  Phone Number Unavailble
Overview
Suspended from the practice of law in Florida for 30 days, effective 30 days from an Oct. 26 court order, for professional misconduct. (Admitted to practice: 1986) Konides collected an excessive fee and knowingly disobeyed a court order. (Case No. SC06-1096)
Date Posted: December 8, 2006  Action Line Complaint:   Knovack Gramby Jones  Category: Lawyers

Address

P.O.Box 17036
Hialeah
Florida, 
County: Miami/Dade
  Phone Number Unavailble
Overview
Permanently disbarred from practicing law in Florida, effective immediately, following an Oct. 12 court order. (Admitted to practice: 1983) Jones continued to engage in the practice of law after the Florida Supreme Court on Sept. 30, 2004, ordered her not to accept any new clients. (Case No. SC06-285)
Date Posted: December 8, 2006  Action Line Complaint:   Joseph Francis Keeley III  Category: Lawyers

Address

2424 N. Federal Highway, Suite 314
Boca Raton
Florida, 
County: Palm Beach
  Phone Number Unavailble
Overview
Disbarred from practicing law in Florida, effective 30 days from an Oct. 9 court order. (Admitted to practice:1972). Keeley did not act with diligence and promptness in representing a client and failed to promptly deliver the real estate sale proceeds held in trust to an estate. (Case no. SC04-48)
Date Posted: December 8, 2006  Action Line Complaint:   Norman C. Hartsel  Category: Lawyers

Address

14 Royal Beach
Johns Island
South Carolina/ Florida, 
County: unavailable
  Phone Number Unavailble
Overview
Disbarred from practicing law in Florida, effective immediately, following an Oct. 12 court order. (Admitted to practice: 1983) Hartsel engaged in misconduct and minor misconduct and a criminal act. Hartsel was found guilty in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio, Western Division, of the felony of aiding and abetting embezzlement from a union fund. (Case No. SC06-1947)
Date Posted: December 8, 2006  Action Line Complaint:   Cathy Lynn Harrison  Category: Lawyers

Address

505 S. 56th St.
Tampa
Florida, 
County: Hillsborough
  Phone Number Unavailble
Overview
Suspended from practicing law in Florida for one year immediately for professional misconduct, following an Oct. 5 court order. (Admitted to practice: 2000) Harrison failed to adequately communicate with clients, was not diligent in representing them and displayed conduct prejudicial to the administration of justice. (Case No. SC06-619)
Date Posted: December 8, 2006  Action Line Complaint:   Justin Edward Gould  Category: Lawyers

Address

4014 Chase Ave., Suite 219
Miami Beach
Florida, 
County: Miami/Dade
  Phone Number Unavailble
Overview
Suspended from practicing law in Florida for 90 days, effective 30 days from an Oct. 12 order, and directed to complete Ethics School. (Admitted to practice: 1996) Gould violated rules of professional practice by failing to adequately communicate with clients and keep them apprized of the status of their cases as well as diligently and competently representing them. (Case No. SC06-889)
Date Posted: December 7, 2006  Action Line Complaint:   William Lance Gerlin  Category: Lawyers

Address

325 N. Calhoun St.
Tallahassee
Florida, 
County: Leon
  Phone Number Unavailble
Overview
Reprimanded and placed on 18 months probation for professional misconduct, following an Oct. 26 order. (Admitted to practice: 1973) Gerlin violated rules related to communicating with and keeping clients properly informed. (Case No. SC05-1681)
Date Posted: December 7, 2006  Action Line Complaint:   Sarino R. Costanzo  Category: Lawyers

Address

10659 N.E. Quaybridge Ct.
Miami
Florida, 
County: Miami/Dade
  Phone Number Unavailble
Overview
Disbarred from practicing law in Florida, effective 30 days from an Oct. 19 court order. (Admitted to practice: 1950) Costanzo violated several rules for the holding and handling of trust account funds. (Case No. SC06-1541)
Date Posted: December 7, 2006  Action Line Complaint:   Peter James Correnti  Category: Lawyers

Address

P.O. Box 699
Sorrento
Florida, 
County: Lake
  Phone Number Unavailble
Overview
Reprimanded following an Oct. 5 court order. (Admitted to practice: 1990) Correnti engaged in conduct in connection with the practice of law that is prejudicial to the administration of justice, failed to respond, in writing, to an official inquiry by bar counsel and committed an act that is unlawful or contrary to honesty and justice. (Case No. SC06-1424)
Date Posted: December 7, 2006  Action Line Complaint:   J. Rod Cameron  Category: Lawyers

Address

5089 Highway 90
Pace
Florida, 
County: Santa Rosa
  Phone Number Unavailble
Overview
Suspended from practicing law in Florida for 90 days retroactive to July 6, the date of his felony suspension, following an Oct. 5 court order. Additionally, upon reinstatement, Cameron will be placed on probation for three years. ( Admitted to practice: 1996) Cameron engaged in misconduct and minor misconduct as well as criminal misconduct. In April, he pled guilty, with adjudication withheld, to purchasing a controlled substance, a second-degree felony, and he was adjudicated guilty of a first-degree misdemeanor, possession of drug paraphernalia. (Case No. SC06-1434)
Date Posted: December 7, 2006  Action Line Complaint:   Antonio R. Arnao  Category: Lawyers

Address

P.O. Box 1128
Largo
Florida, 
County: Pinellas
  Phone Number Unavailble
Overview
Reprimanded for professional misconduct, following an Oct. 12 court order. (Admitted to practice: 1988) Arnao did not act with reasonable diligence and promptness in representing a client. (Case No. SC06-1971)
Date Posted: December 7, 2006  Action Line Complaint:   Roy A. Alterman  Category: Lawyers

Address

2115 Palm Bay Road N.E.
Palm Bay
Florida, 
County: Brevard
  Phone Number Unavailble
Overview
Suspended from practicing law in Florida for 10 days, effective Nov. 17, following an Oct. 5 court order. (Admitted to practice: 1990) Alterman failed to act with reasonable diligence in representing a client and engaged in conduct in connection with the practice of law that is prejudicial to the administration of justice. (Case Nos. SC05-1839 & SC06-32)
Date Posted: December 5, 2006   Complaint:   Toshiba Consumer Products - TV  Category: Other
Address Unavailable County: unavailable
  1-800-GO-TOSHIBA
Overview
Toshiba 32" TV purchased on 3/4/06 at Sears. Model # 32A35 Serial # BAA802109789A for $351.42 total on my credit card which has been paid off.
Date Posted: November 28, 2006   Referral:   mcdonald  Category: Lawyers
Address Unavailable County: unavailable
  Phone Number Unavailble
Date Posted: November 5, 2006  Action Line Complaint:   Delores Lori Wheeler  Category: Lawyers

Address

1615 S. Eola Drive
Orlando
Florida, 
County: Orange
  Phone Number Unavailble
Overview
Suspended from practicing law in Florida for two years, effective 30 days following a Sept. 21 court order. (Admitted to practice: 1989) Among several Bar violations, Wheeler failed to provide competent representation to a client; failed to act with reasonable diligence and promptness in representing a client; and engaged in the practice of law that was prejudicial to the administration of justice. (Case nos. SC05-1710 & SC06-145)
Date Posted: November 5, 2006  Action Line Complaint:   Gary Anthony Siplin  Category: Lawyers

Address

3007 Seabrook Ave.
Orlando
Florida, 
County: Orange
  Phone Number Unavailble
Overview
Suspended from practicing law in Florida, effective 30 days following a Sept. 1 court order. ( Admitted to practice: 1982) Siplin was found guilty of felony charges in the Circuit Court of the Ninth Judicial Circuit, in and for Orange County. (Case no. SC06-1683)
Date Posted: November 5, 2006  Action Line Complaint:   Edward Anthony Shipe  Category: Lawyers

Address

350 Camino Gardens Blvd., Suite 303
Boca Raton
Florida, 
County: Palm Beach
  Phone Number Unavailble
Overview
Suspended from practicing law in Florida for 10 days, effective 30 days following a Sept. 7 court order. (Admitted to practice: 1986) Shipe engaged in conduct in connection with the practice of law that was prejudicial to the administration of justice. (Case no. SC06-633)
Date Posted: November 5, 2006  Action Line Complaint:   David Jon Russ  Category: Lawyers

Address

1617-B N.W. 16th Ave.
Gainesville
Florida, 
County: Alachua
  Phone Number Unavailble
Overview
Suspended from practicing law in Florida for three years, effective immediately following a Sept. 21 court order. (Admitted to practice: 1983) On or about June 29, 1998, Russ entered a plea of nolo contendere to two counts of Arson of a Structure and was ordered to serve probation and community control. (Case no. SC05-238)
Date Posted: November 5, 2006  Action Line Complaint:   Juan Carlos Perez  Category: Lawyers

Address

1568 Normandy Drive
Miami Beach
Florida, 
County: Miami/Dade
  Phone Number Unavailble
Overview
Suspended from practicing law in Florida for one year, effective 30 days following a Sept. 7 court order. Upon reinstatement, Perez is further placed on probation for one year. (Admitted to practice: 1988) Among several Bar violations, Perez failed to provide competent representation to a client; failed to act with reasonable diligence and promptness in representing a client; and engaged in conduct involving dishonesty, fraud, deceit or misrepresentation. (Case nos. SC06-288 and SC06-967)
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