Final Reports of the Board on the Unauthorized Practice of Law

Final Reports of the Board are filed with the Supreme Court pursuant to Gov. Bar R. VII, §7(G). Reports maintained herein serve as a record of the Board's decisions in matters brought on formal Complaint to the Board. Per Rule VII, final reports are considered the findings and recommendations of the Board to the Supreme Court. The reports are subject to the review of the Supreme Court and may be adopted in whole or part, remanded, or dismissed. When and wherever practicable, parties with matters before the Board should cite to the reported decision of the Supreme Court.

Final Reports 2013

Lorain County Bar Association v. King Ayettey Zubaidah, et al., Case No. UPL 11-01
Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association v. Forrestine McGinnis, Case No. UPL 11-05
Disciplinary Counsel v. Paige Casey, Case No. UPL 12-01
Disciplinary Counsel v. Thomas Jones, Case No. UPL 11-02

Final Reports 2010

Disciplinary Counsel v. Foreclosure Alternatives, et. al., Case No. UPL 09-05
Disciplinary Counsel v. Gardner Pratt, Case No. UPL 09-06
Ohio State Bar Association v. Appraisal Research Corporation et al., Case No. UPL 09-04 (Consent Decree)
Ohio State Bar Association v. Lienguard, Inc., et al., Case No. UPL 09-03 (Consent Decree)
Cincinnati Bar Association v. Terry Sershion and Fiduciary One, L.L.C., Case No. UPL 10-02 (Consent Decree)
Disciplinary Counsel v. Joseph-Mario Spates, Case No. UPL 10-04 (Consent Decree)

Final Reports 2009

Cincinnati Bar Assn. v. Jansen, Case No. UPL 06-07 (Consent Decree)
Ohio State Bar Assn. v. Kimberly A. Dalton et al., Case No. UPL 07-06
Ohio State Bar Assn. v. American Foreclosure Specialists, LLC, Case No. UPL 08-02 (Consent Decree)
Cincinnati Bar Assn. v. Foreclosure Solutions, LLC, Case No. UPL 07-04
Ohio State Bar Assn. v. United Financial Systems Corp., Case No. UPL 09-02 (Consent Decree)
Ohio State Bar Assoc. v. Pinnacle Title Corp., Case No. UPL 07-07 (Consent Decree)
Ohio State Bar Assoc. v. Gary Allan Heath, Case No. UPL 07-10

Final Reports 2008

Lorain County Bar Assoc. v. Anthony Kocak, Case No. UPL 07-09
Cincinnati Bar Assoc. v. Mid South Estate Planning, UPL 07-01
Cincinnati Bar Assoc. v. Mid South Estate Planning, UPL 07-01 (Consent Decree)
Columbus Bar Assoc. v. American Family Prepaid Legal, Inc., Case No. UPL 02-10 (American Family)
Columbus Bar Assoc. v. American Family Prepaid Legal, Inc., Case No. UPL 02-10 (Consent Decrees)
Disciplinary Counsel v. Bruce A. Brown, Case No. UPL 06-06
Disciplinary Counsel v. Jeffrey Steven Robson, UPL 06-05
Ohio State Bar Assoc. v. Bruce Jackim, Case No. UPL 07-05
Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Assoc. v. Leon Boyd, Case No. UPL 07-08
Ohio State Bar Association v. Dragunas, Case No. UPL 07-02
Ohio State Bar Assoc. v. Jesse Newburn, UPL 07-03
Ohio State Bar Association v. Terry Martin, et. al., (We the People USA, Inc.), Case No. UPL 06-01

Final Reports 2007

Dayton Bar Association v. Ricky Stewart CPA, Case No. UPL 06-04
Toledo Bar Association v. Harlan M. Joelson, Case No. UPL 06-09

Final Reports 2006

Ohio State Bar Association v. Burdzinski, Brinkman, Czarzasty & Landwehr, Inc., et. al., Case No. UPL 04-05
Ohio State Bar Association v. John D. Chiofalo, D.C., et. al., Case No. UPL 03-01
Disciplinary Counsel v. Charles D. Cotten, aka Prince Charles Cotten, UPL 03-07 (On Remand)
Cleveland Bar Association v. Leon Boyd, UPL 05-03

Final Reports, 2005

Stark County Bar Association v. Donald Bennafield d/b/a Bennafield Enterprises, Inc., Case No. UPL 02-08
Ohio State Bar Association v. John Allen, et. al., Case No. UPL 03-04
Disciplinary Counsel v. Ajamu M. Kafele, Case No. UPL 03-09
Cleveland Bar Association v. Nathaniel Washington, et. al., Case No. UPL 03-10
Cleveland Bar Association v. Para-Legals, Inc., et. al., Case No. UPL 03-12
Disciplinary Counsel v. William G. Goetz, Case No. UPL 04-03
Ohio State Bar Association v. Randy Cohen dba DOCUPREP USA, Case No. UPL 04-04
Miami County Bar Association v. Wyandt & Silvers, et al., Case NO. UPL 04-02
Cincinnati Bar Association v. Donald Bailey, dba License Resque, Case No. UPL 03-13
Trumbull County Bar Assn. v. Legal Aid State Services, Inc., Case No. UPL 04-06
Columbus Bar Association v. William Thomas, Case No. UPL 05-01

Final Reports 2004

Cleveland Bar Association v. Sharp Estate Services Inc., et. al., Case No. UPL 02-01
Cleveland Bar Association v. Alan G. Pearlman, Case No. UPL 02-05
Disciplinary Counsel v. Alexicole, et. al., Case No. UPL 02-06
Cleveland Bar Association v. Janet Baron, Case No. UPL 02-07
Ohio State Bar Association v. Robert Kolodner, Case No. UPL 02-09
Disciplinary Counsel v. Greg P. Givens, Case No. UPL 02-11
Dayton Bar Association v. Clarence W. Addison, II, Case No. 03-03
Cincinnati Bar Association v. Midwest Recovery Services, Case No. UPL 03-05
Disciplinary Counsel v. Charles D. Cotten; aka Prince Charles Cotten, Case No. UPL 03-07
Cuyahoga Bar Association v. Andrew Margles, et. al., Case No. UPL 03-08
Cleveland Bar Association v. Velma McKissic, Case No. UPL 03-11

Final Reports, 2003

Cincinnati Bar Association v. Allstate Insurance Company, Case No. UPL 02-02
Columbus Bar Association v. Leonard Verne, Case No. UPL 02-03
Toledo Bar Association v. Chelsea Title Agency of Dayton, Case No. UPL 03-02

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