June 14, 2010

 

Supreme Court Case No. SC90871

In re:  James E. Baldwin, MBE No. 19267

 

Disbarred by Court order dated 03-04-11

 

ORDER



WHEREAS, the Chief Disciplinary Counsel has filed an information informing the Court that Respondent, James E. Baldwin, has been found guilty of two felony counts of violation of §575.270 RSMo in State of Missouri, Plaintiff, vs. James E. Baldwin, Defendant, in case no. 08LA-CR01446-01 and the Court having considered the said information; and

 

An order to show cause why Respondent should not be suspended from the practice of law pursuant to Supreme Court Rule 5.21(a) having been issued by this Court and Respondent having filed a response to the same;

 

It is ordered that Respondent, James E. Baldwin, be, and he is hereby, suspended from the practice of law pending the final disposition of any disciplinary proceeding based upon such conviction or misconduct that resulted in said conviction.

 

It is further ordered that Respondent, James E. Baldwin, immediately advise this Court when disposition of any appeal shall have become final.

 

It is further ordered that Respondent, James E. Baldwin, comply in all respect with Rule 5.27 - Notification of clients and counsel.

 

Costs taxed to Respondent.       

 

Day - to - Day

 

 

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Mary R. Russell

Acting Chief Justice