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Click to open document 12/07/2021 The Florida Bar PETITION-SUSPENSION (EMERGENCY) Patricia Ann Toro Savitz 559547 BY: Patricia Ann Toro Savitz 559547
12/07/2021 The Florida Bar No Fee Required
Click to open document 12/07/2021 The Florida Bar APPENDIX-PETITION Patricia Ann Toro Savitz 559547 BY: Patricia Ann Toro Savitz 559547 Exhibits A-C
Click to open document 12/07/2021 The Florida Bar POSSIBLE VENUE Patricia Ann Toro Savitz 559547 BY: Patricia Ann Toro Savitz 559547
Click to open document 12/07/2021 The Florida Bar ACKNOWLEDGMENT LETTER-NEW CASE-FLBAR Supreme Court Of Florida FSC BY: Supreme Court Of Florida FSC
Click to open document 12/09/2021 The Florida Bar ORDER-REFEREE APPOINTMENT (EMERG SUSPENSION) Hon. Charles A. Schwab, C.J., Nineteenth Judicial Circuit ***Corrected December 9, 2021, to reflect the correct Judicial Circuit is the Nineteenth, not the Twelfth Judicial Circuit.***
Click to open document 12/09/2021 The Florida Bar DISP-SUSPENSION (EMERG CLOSE OUT) The Petition for Emergency Suspension filed pursuant to Rule 3-5.2 of the Rules Regulating the Florida Bar is approved and it is hereby ordered that Respondent is suspended from the practice of law until further order of this Court. ***SEE ORDER FOR FULL TEXT***
Click to open document 12/13/2021 The Florida Bar REFEREE APPOINTED Dated 12/13/2021, Hon. Laurie E. Buchanan, Nineteenth Judicial Circuit (filed via email) ***90-day rule applies***
Click to open document 12/29/2021 The Florida Bar ANSWER PE Melanie L. Johnson 812161 BY: PE Melanie L. Johnson 812161 (Referee not included in COS. Referee 12/30/2021.)
Click to open document 02/17/2022 The Florida Bar MOTION-OTHER SUBSTANTIVE PE Melanie L. Johnson 812161 BY: PE Melanie L. Johnson 812161 Filed as "Motion for Continuance" page 1 (Referee not listed in certificate of service. Sent to Referee 02/18/2022.)
Click to open document 02/17/2022 The Florida Bar MOTION-OTHER SUBSTANTIVE PE Melanie L. Johnson 812161 BY: PE Melanie L. Johnson 812161 Filed as "Motion for Continuance" page 2 (Referee not listed in certificate of service. Sent to Referee 02/18/2022.)
Click to open document 02/17/2022 The Florida Bar MOTION-OTHER SUBSTANTIVE PE Melanie L. Johnson 812161 BY: PE Melanie L. Johnson 812161 Filed as "Motion for Continuance" page 3 (Referee not listed in certificate of service. Sent to Referee 02/18/2022.)
Click to open document 02/18/2022 The Florida Bar ORDER-FILE WITH REFEREE Respondent is advised that, pursuant to rule 3-7.6(h)(5)(B), Rules Regulating the Florida Bar, all future pleadings, motions, and notices must be filed with the appointed referee and not with the Florida Supreme Court.
Click to open document 02/22/2022 The Florida Bar MOTION-EXT OF TIME (REFEREE'S REPORT) PT The Florida Bar FB BY: PT Ashley Taylor Morrison 106205
Click to open document 02/22/2022 The Florida Bar APPENDIX-MOTION PT The Florida Bar FB BY: PT Ashley Taylor Morrison 106205 TO MOTION FOR EXTENSION OF TIME TO FILE REFEREE'S REPORT
Click to open document 02/24/2022 The Florida Bar 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 May 2, 2022, in which to file the required referee's report. ALL OTHER TIMES ARE EXTENDED ACCORDINGLY.
Click to open document 04/21/2022 The Florida Bar REFEREES REPORT Laurie E. Buchanan 60925 BY: Laurie E. Buchanan 60925
Click to open document 04/21/2022 The Florida Bar AFFIDAVIT/STATEMENT OF COSTS PT The Florida Bar FB BY: PT Ashley Taylor Morrison 106205
04/21/2022 The Florida Bar RECORD/TRANSCRIPT (FLA BAR) Laurie E. Buchanan 60925 BY: Laurie E. Buchanan 60925 w/Index of Record, Certification of Index and Record, miscellaneous pleadings, and exhibits (1 box)
Click to open document 05/20/2022 The Florida Bar LETTER-FLA BAR (WILL NOT PETITION FOR REVIEW) Patricia Ann Toro Savitz 559547 BY: Patricia Ann Toro Savitz 559547
Click to open document 07/14/2022 The Florida Bar DISP-DISBARMENT (IMMEDIATELY) The uncontested report of the referee is approved and respondent is disbarred. Respondent is currently suspended; therefore this disbarment 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. Judgment is entered for The Florida Bar, 651 East Jefferson Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-2300, for recovery of costs from Melanie L. Johnson in the amount of $11,778.02, 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 disbarment.