Suspensions Vacated for 2 Lawyers

The Tennessee Supreme Court has ordered the Board of Professional Responsibility to vacate suspensions for two lawyers after finding that the board did not provide the required notice. In the first case, the court vacated a suspension imposed on Davidson County lawyer Lora Jackson Manson on June 26, 2012, for failure to file the 2012 annual fee and IOLTA report. In the second case, the court vacated the suspension against Shelby County attorney John Michael Bailey, who had been suspended on Oct. 9, 2012, for failure to file the 2012 IOLTA report. Download the revised orders.