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In re Disciplinary Proceedings Against Creedy
Citation:854 N.W.2d 676 (Wis. 2014)
Creedy (Respondent), an attorney in Wisconsin, received a reprimand and a fine by the state attorney disciplinary board based on his business relationship with a client. The client had a company intended to represent claimants in Social Security disability matters. Creedy and the client worked together to accept unlawful fee advances in these Social Security disability matters, and they mutually agreed upon a fair division of fees.
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