August 16, 2022

In the Matter of Brent L. Winterberg

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) – Just after a Kansas attorney failed to retain up with administrative requirements of getting admitted to exercise law in the condition, this kind of as registration service fees and continuing education and learning, he was sentenced to a 6-month suspension.

The Kansas Supreme Court docket suggests in Case No. 123818: In the Subject of Brent L. Winterberg, a listening to panel identified he violated the Kansas Regulations of Expert Carry out which demands due diligence and interaction as very well as prohibits misconduct like dishonestly or misrepresentation and misconduct that is prejudicial to the administration of justice.

The panel reported it advisable Winterberg be suspended from the observe of regulation for 90 times.

Right after arguments on the conclusions and tips, the Court docket mentioned it entered an administrative order to suspend Winterberg from practicing in Kansas simply because he had not paid the legal professional registration rate, fulfilled the least continuing lawful training requirements or compensated the continuing lawful instruction non-compliance price.

Dependent on the failures, the Court mentioned the disciplinary administrator recommended a 6-month suspension with a expected reinstatement hearing ahead of being authorized to apply regulation yet again. It agreed.

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