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Court Case Record THE FLORIDA BAR vs MARCY ELIZABETH ABITZ SC16-1536 UID(43c7)


THE FLORIDA BAR vs MARCY ELIZABETH ABITZ Court Case Record

Court Case Number: SC16-1536


 
Case NumberSC16-1536
Case TitleTHE FLORIDA BAR vs MARCY ELIZABETH ABITZ
Case TypeLower Tribunal Case
StateFlorida, FL
CountyAll Counties
CourtFlorida Supreme Court
Court Address500 S Duval St, Tallahassee, FL 32399
Phone(850) 488-0125
Field Date09/16/2016
Close Date
Documentpdf
Documents
Doc. Date Docketed Description Filed By Notes
08/23/2016 PETITION-ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE CO The Florida Bar FB BY: CO Roberto Mendez 814660 FILED AS "PETITION FOR CONTEMPT AND ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE"
08/23/2016 No Fee Required
08/23/2016 APPENDIX-PETITION CO The Florida Bar FB BY: CO Roberto Mendez 814660 "The Florida Bar Exhibit A"
08/23/2016 APPENDIX-PETITION CO The Florida Bar FB BY: CO Roberto Mendez 814660 "The Florida Bar Exhibit B"
08/23/2016 POSSIBLE VENUE CO The Florida Bar FB BY: CO Roberto Mendez 814660
08/24/2016 ACKNOWLEDGMENT LETTER-NEW CASE
08/24/2016 ORDER-SHOW CAUSE (FLA BAR CONTEMPT) The Florida Bar having filed its Petition for Contempt and Order to Show Cause, this is to command you, Marcy Elizabeth Abitz, to show cause on or before September 8, 2016, why you should not be held in contempt of this Court or other discipline imposed for the reasons set forth in The Florida Bar's Petition. The Florida Bar may serve its reply on or before September 19, 2016.
09/16/2016 DISP-SUSPENDED (PETITION OTSC-IMMEDIATELY) This is before the Court on The Florida Bar's Petition for Contempt and Order to Show Cause. The Court having issued its Order to Show Cause to respondent and respondent having failed to file a response to said Order to Show Cause, IT IS ORDERED that The Florida Bar's petition is granted and respondent is held in contempt of this Court. As a sanction, respondent is suspended from the practice of law. Respondent is currently suspended; therefore this suspension is effective immediately. Respondent shall fully comply with Rule Regulating the Florida Bar 3-5.1(h). Further, respondent shall remain suspended until she responds in writing to the official bar inquiries, and until further order of this Court. Judgment is entered for The Florida Bar, 651 East Jefferson Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-2300, for recovery of costs from Marcy Elizabeth Abitz in the amount of $1,250.00, for which sum let execution issue. Not final until time expires to file motion for rehearing, and if filed, determined. The filing of a motion for rehearing shall not alter the effective date of this suspension.