TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Jul 19, 2018
Franklin County lawyer Joseph Scott Bean Jr. today received a public censure from the Board of Professional Responsibility of the Tennessee Supreme Court. During the duration of his four-year disciplinary suspension, Bean has maintained a trust account and used it as his personal checking account.  Although there was no evidence that client funds were involved, Bean’s conduct was improper and violated Rule 1.15 regarding trust accounts.