TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Suzanne Craig Robertson on Aug 1, 2012

Roane County lawyer Kent Lowery Booher received a public censure from the Board of Professional Responsibility of the Supreme Court of Tennessee on Monday. Booher failed to act with reasonable diligence in an estate matter, failed to maintain reasonable communication with his client, failed to expedite litigation, and he misrepresented to Disciplinary Counsel that he had filed a draft accounting and proposed final order with the probate court. By these acts, he violated Rules of Professional Conduct 1.3, 1.4, 3.2 and 8.1(a). Download the BPR release