Timothy P. Brennan to serve profession as a Hearing Committee Member of the Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania.
Timothy P. Brennan has been appointed to serve as a
Hearing Committee Member for the Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of
Pennsylvania. The Disciplinary Board is an independent agency created in 1972
under the Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s jurisdiction to enforce ethical rules
imposed on attorneys practicing in Pennsylvania.
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court is the exclusive body which regulated the
conduct of attorneys in Pennsylvania. The Disciplinary Board assists the Court
in its duties to ensure that attorneys abide by rules of conduct. The
Disciplinary Board plays a major role in safeguarding the integrity of the
Hearing Committee Members are lawyers who are appointed to three-year terms and
can be reappointed once. They serve on a voluntary, unpaid basis. Each of the
four districts in Pennsylvania has Hearing Committees composed of three-member
panels. The Committees hear cases and review files concerning attorneys located
within that district.