Ethics Complaint Representation for Lawyers
John A. Zohlman, III has experience over the course of the last 25 years in handling ethics matters for lawyers and law firms. He has previously served as a member of the District IIIB Ethics Committee Burlington County and also was appointed as its Chairperson for a number of years. He routinely represents those which have been charged with ethics’ Complaints by the Office of Attorney Ethics (OAE) or one of the 18 District Ethics Committees throughout the State of New Jersey. The OAE is the investigative and prosecutorial arm of the Supreme Court of New Jersey and supervises, prosecutes and disciplines New Jersey attorneys.
Presently, Mr. Zohlman routinely represents attorneys who have been charged with ethics violations by current or former clients, adversaries or reported for misconduct by the Judiciary. He has expertise in dealing with questions concerning conflicts of interest, duties of confidentiality and trust account issues. Mr. Zohlman also has experience with the Random Audit Compliance Program, which is administered by the OAE and which monitors the record-keeping responsibilities of private practice law firms as concern their business and trust account ledgers. An RACP investigation is often a source of ethics investigations and disciplinary Complaints that lawyers deal with on a fairly regular basis.
Finally, Mr. Zohlman is a regular speaker concerning ethics matters throughout the State of New Jersey. He has given lectures and participated in seminars for the New Jersey State Bar Association (NJSBA), the Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE), the New Jersey Association for Justice-NJ (NJAJ-NJ).
Initial consultations are always free and you’re encouraged to simply call John Zohlman if you have a question or concern facing you at any time.