Board of Professional Conduct

The following schedule of cases is set for hearings by the Supreme Court's Board of Professional Conduct. All hearings take place before a three-member panel of the board and are open to the public. The hearings involve an individual attorney or judge who is charged with professional misconduct.

Hearings may be continued for good cause at any time. Contact the board's office at 614.387.9370 to confirm that a hearing will be held as scheduled or the Office of Public Information at 614.387.9250 for more information about a case. Case documents can be obtained via email upon request.

Feb. 24
Columbus Bar Association v.
Eric Lee LaFayette
Case No. 2015-052
Respondent’s address: 415 E. Broad St., Suite 113, Columbus
Respondent’s counsel: None
Hearing Time/Location: 10 a.m.; Moyer Judicial Center, North Hearing Room 106

Feb. 27
Trumbull County Bar Association v.
Joseph Terrence Dull
Case No. 2016-027
Respondent’s address: 724 Youngstown Warren Road, Suite 11, Niles
Respondent’s counsel: Thomas J. Wilson, Youngstown
Hearing Time/Location: 10 a.m.; Moyer Judicial Center, North Hearing Room 106

March 1
Ohio State Bar Association v.
Lance Timothy Mason
Case No. 2016-037
Respondent’s address: 36550 Pepper Drive, Solon
Respondent’s counsel: Richard C. Alkire and Dean C. Nieding, Independence
Hearing Time/Location: 10 a.m.; Thomas J. Moyer Ohio Judicial Center, 65 S. Front St., North Hearing Room 106, Columbus

March 6 (Day Two)
Columbus Bar Association v.
Kinsley Frampton Nyce
Case No. 2016-007
Respondent’s address: 1601 W. Fifth Ave., Suite 112, Columbus
Respondent’s counsel: None
Hearing Time/Location: 10 a.m.; Moyer Judicial Center, North Hearing Room 106