In re Jones, 101917 DCCA, 17-BG-690
|Opinion Judge:||PER CURIAM|
|Party Name:||IN RE STEPHEN R. JONES|
|Judge Panel:||BEFORE: Thompson, Associate Judge, and Farrell and Reid, Senior Judges.|
|Case Date:||October 19, 2017|
|Court:||Court of Appeals of Columbia District|
A Member of the Bar of the District of Columbia Court of Appeals Bar Reg. No. 358451
BEFORE: Thompson, Associate Judge, and Farrell and Reid, Senior Judges.
On consideration of the certified order of the Maryland Court of Appeals indefinitely suspending respondent from the practice of law in the state of Maryland by consent; this court's July 21, 2017, order temporarily suspending respondent and directing him to show cause why functionally equivalent reciprocal discipline should not be imposed; and the statement of Disciplinary Counsel regarding reciprocal discipline; and it appearing that respondent did not file a response to this court's show cause order but did file the required D.C. Bar R. XI, § 14 (g) affidavit on August 21, 2017, it is
ORDERED that Stephen R. Jones is hereby indefinitely suspended from the practice of law in the District of Columbia nunc pro tunc to August 21, 2017, with reinstatement subject to a fitness requirement and the right to petition for reinstatement after five years or when reinstated in the state of Maryland, whichever occurs first...
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