By: Debra Cassens Weiss
A lawyer who apparently photoshopped her image into pictures of celebrities and posted them on her website is facing a possible suspension after failing to cooperate in the resulting bar probe.
A California bar court judge recommended a six-month suspension for Svitlana Sangary, saying the photos amounted to deceptive advertising, theRecorder reports. The bar court judge’s opinion(PDF) also said Sangary failed to cooperate in bar probes and delayed the return of case files to a client who fired her. The bar probes were launched to investigate the website photos and a client’s complaint that she failed to arbitrate a fee matter before filing suit. Read the rest of this entry »