State ex rel. Counsel for Discipline v. Halstead

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State ex rel. Counsel for Discipline v. Halstead

Case Number
S-16-0774
Call Date
October 5, 2017
Case Time
9:00 AM
Court Number
Douglas
Case Location
Lincoln
Case Summary

S-16-0774 State of Nebraska ex rel. Counsel for Discipline of the Nebraska Supreme Court v. Rodney A. Halstead (Respondent)

Original Action

Attorneys: Julie L. Agena (Assistant Counsel for Discipline) --- Thomas J. Anderson, Esq. (Thomas J. Anderson, P.C., L.L.O.) (Respondent)

Civil: Attorney Discipline Matter

Proceedings below: Respondent did not deny the allegation in the formal charges. After a disciplinary hearing before a referee on sanctions only, the referee filed a Report and Recommendation. The Report and Recommendation found that Halstead violated certain provisions of the Nebraska Rules of Professional Conduct and recommended a one year license suspension, satisfactory completion of CLE credits in legal ethics and office management, and a period of supervision upon readmission during which he may not accept guardianship or conservatorship appointments. Respondent filed exceptions to the Referee’s Report.

Issues: Determining the appropriate sanction.

Schedule Code
SC