Chattanooga Lawyer's Suspension Affirmed by Court

The Tennessee Supreme Court has upheld the 45-day suspension of Chattanooga attorney Fred T. Hanzelik’s law license. In a unanimous opinion, the court affirmed the decision of a hearing panel of the Board of Professional Responsibility that Hanzelik violated ethics rules governing the collection of fees, communication with clients, expediting litigation, and cooperating with ethics investigations. Read more from the Administrative Office of the Courts