The Washington Lawyer Discipline System — The US Supreme Court — “Pie in the Sky”

Posted On Jan 4 2015 by

I have heard it said that a lawyer who has been disbarred by the Washington Supreme Court can always appeal to the United States Supreme.  What is meant by lawyers who say this can only mean that the disbarred lawyer can petition the United States Supreme court for a writ of certiorari — this means one can ask the Supreme Court to take review of the case. Anyone would like to hope she could get the United States Supreme Court to take the case on.  But, it would be a hope against hope.  One’s chances are next to nil.  One is …