TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Katharine Heriges on May 24, 2017
An attorney’s five-year suspension over a fee dispute with a client was upheld by the Tennessee Supreme Court today, with the Court concluding that the sanctions weren’t arbitrary or an abuse of discretion. The disciplinary matter occurred after attorney Peter M. Napolitano lied under oath during a fee dispute with a client. He also failed to maintain disputed funds in his trust account.