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Court Case Record THE FLORIDA BAR vs ROBERT PHILIP TUERK SC16-983


THE FLORIDA BAR vs ROBERT PHILIP TUERK Court Case Record

Court Case Number: SC16-983


 
Case NumberSC16-983
Case TitleTHE FLORIDA BAR vs ROBERT PHILIP TUERK
Case TypeLower Tribunal Case
StateFlorida, FL
CountyAll Counties
CourtFlorida Supreme Court
Court Address500 S Duval St, Tallahassee, FL 32399
Phone(850) 488-0125
Field Date08/31/2016
Close Date
Documents
Doc. Date Docketed Description Filed By Notes
06/03/2016 PETITION-ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE PT The Florida Bar FB BY: PT Arne Carl Vanstrum 865771
06/03/2016 APPENDIX-BAR PT The Florida Bar FB BY: PT Arne Carl Vanstrum 865771 EXHIBIT A
06/03/2016 APPENDIX-BAR PT The Florida Bar FB BY: PT Arne Carl Vanstrum 865771 COMPOSITE EXHIBIT B
06/03/2016 POSSIBLE VENUE PT The Florida Bar FB BY: PT Arne Carl Vanstrum 865771
06/07/2016 No Fee Required
06/07/2016 ACKNOWLEDGMENT LETTER-NEW CASE Supreme Court Florida FSC BY: Supreme Court Florida FSC
06/07/2016 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, Robert Philip Tuerk, to show cause on or before June 22, 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 July 5, 2016.
08/31/2016 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's order. As a sanction, respondent is suspended from the practice of law for three years. 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 is directed to comply with the terms of the Court's order in SC15-2253 prior to petitioning for reinstatement. Judgment is entered for The Florida Bar, 651 East Jefferson Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-2300, for recovery of costs from Robert Philip Tuerk 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.