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Click to open document 07/10/2020 COMPLAINT Patricia Ann Toro Savitz 559547 BY: Patricia Ann Toro Savitz 559547
07/10/2020 No Fee Required
Click to open document 07/10/2020 POSSIBLE VENUE Patricia Ann Toro Savitz 559547 BY: Patricia Ann Toro Savitz 559547
Click to open document 07/10/2020 ACKNOWLEDGMENT LETTER-NEW CASE-FLBAR Supreme Court Of Florida FSC BY: Supreme Court Of Florida FSC
Click to open document 07/10/2020 ORDER-REFEREE APPOINTMENT (DISCIPLINARY) Hon. Ellen S. Masters, C.J., Tenth Judicial Circuit
Click to open document 07/13/2020 REFEREE APPOINTED Dated 07/13/2020, Hon. Ellen S. Masters, Tenth Judicial Circuit (filed via email)
Click to open document 07/13/2020 CERTIFICATE OF REFEREE (FLA BAR) Ellen S. Masters 814581 BY: Ellen S. Masters 814581 (Filed via email)
Click to open document 07/16/2020 REFEREE APPOINTED Dated 07/13/20, Hon. Ellen S. Masters, Tenth Judicial Circuit (original)
Click to open document 09/14/2020 ANSWER PE John Gillespie 156795 BY: PE John Gillespie 156795 (Referee included in COS)
Click to open document 12/14/2020 REFEREES REPORT Ellen S. Masters 814581 BY: Ellen S. Masters 814581
12/14/2020 RECORD/TRANSCRIPT (FLA BAR) Ellen S. Masters 814581 BY: Ellen S. Masters 814581 w/Index of Record, Certification of Index and Record, and miscellaneous pleadings
Click to open document 12/14/2020 CONDITIONAL GUILTY PLEA/CONSENT JUDG PE John Gillespie 156795 BY: PE John Gillespie 156795
Click to open document 12/14/2020 AFFIDAVIT/STATEMENT OF COSTS CO The Florida Bar FB BY: CO Karen Clark Bankowitz 706531
Click to open document 04/15/2021 ORDER-REFEREE FOR ADD'L PROCEEDINGS Upon consideration of the uncontested report of the referee, the parties' conditional guilty plea for consent judgment, and the motion to assess costs, it is the judgment of this Court that the Report of Referee Accepting Consent Judgment and the Conditional Guilty Plea for Consent Judgment, filed with this Court on December 14, 2020, are hereby disapproved. Accordingly, the Court hereby refers this case back to the referee for further proceedings in accordance with the Rules Regulating the Florida Bar. The referee shall file an amended report within 90 days from the date of this order.
Click to open document 06/17/2021 MOTION-EXT OF TIME (REFEREE'S REPORT) CO The Florida Bar FB BY: CO Karen Clark Bankowitz 706531
Click to open document 07/12/2021 ORDER-EXT OF TIME GR (REFEREE'S REPORT) The Florida Bar's request for extension of time is granted and the referee is allowed to and including November 12, 2021, in which to file the required referee's report. ALL OTHER TIMES ARE EXTENDED ACCORDINGLY.
Click to open document 08/13/2021 MOTION-STAY (FSC PROCEEDINGS) CO The Florida Bar FB BY: CO Karen Clark Bankowitz 706531 Filed as "Motion to Abate Proceedings"
Click to open document 08/17/2021 ORDER-STAY PROCEEDINGS (REFEREE/FSC) The Florida Bar's Motion to Abate Proceedings, treated as a motion to stay, is granted and the proceedings before The Honorable Ellen S. Masters in the Circuit Court of the Tenth Judicial Circuit and the proceedings in this Court are hereby stayed until respondent is deemed competent to stand trial in the pending criminal proceedings in Orange County, Florida. Bar counsel is to advise this Court ninety days from the date of this order, and every ninety days thereafter, of respondent's competency status.
Click to open document 11/10/2021 STATUS REPORT CO The Florida Bar FB BY: CO Karen Clark Bankowitz 706531
Click to open document 02/08/2022 STATUS REPORT CO The Florida Bar FB BY: CO Karen Clark Bankowitz 706531
Click to open document 02/14/2022 ORDER-OTHER SUBSTANTIVE Upon consideration of The Florida Bar's Second Status Report filed February 8, 2022, and this Court's order dated August 17, 2021, the stay is lifted.
03/16/2022 RECORD/TRANSCRIPT (FLA BAR) Ellen S. Masters 814581 BY: Ellen S. Masters 814581 Amended w/Index of Record, Amended Certification of Index and Record, and miscellaneous pleadings
Click to open document 03/16/2022 REFEREES REPORT Ellen S. Masters 814581 BY: Ellen S. Masters 814581 Filed as "Amended Report of Referee Accepting Consent Judgment"
Click to open document 03/16/2022 CONDITIONAL GUILTY PLEA/CONSENT JUDG PE John Gillespie 156795 BY: PE John Gillespie 156795 Filed as "Amended Conditional Guilty Plea for Consent Judgment"
Click to open document 03/16/2022 AFFIDAVIT/STATEMENT OF COSTS CO The Florida Bar FB BY: CO Karen Clark Bankowitz 706531 Amended
Click to open document 04/28/2022 DISP-SUSPENDED (IMMEDIATELY) The uncontested amended report of the referee is approved and respondent is suspended from the practice of law for three years. Respondent was placed on the inactive list; therefore this suspension is effective immediately. Respondent shall fully comply with Rule Regulating the Florida Bar 3-5.1(h). Respondent shall also fully comply with Rule Regulating the Florida Bar 3-6.1, if applicable. Respondent is further directed to comply with all other terms and conditions of the amended report and amended consent judgment. Judgment is entered for The Florida Bar, 651 East Jefferson Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-2300, for recovery of costs from John Gillespie in the amount of $4,936.76, 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.