December 15, 2010
OFFICE OF DISCIPLINARY COUNSEL, PETITIONER
DONALD CHISHOLM, II, RESPONDENT
Attorney Registration No. 85306 (Philadelphia)
No. 57 DB 2009
ORDER AND NOW, this 15th day of December, 2010, upon consideration of the Report and Recommendations of the Disciplinary Board dated September 16, 2010, it is hereby ORDERED that Donald Chisholm, II, is suspended from the practice of law for a period of six months, the suspension is stayed in its entirety and he is placed on probation for a period of one year, subject to the following:
1. Respondent shall take the Bridge the Gap Course from an accredited provider.
2. Respondent shall take six hours of Continuing Legal Education credits in the area of ethics in addition to his normal Continuing Legal Education annual requirement.
3. At least ten days prior to the expiration of the period of probation, Respondent shall provide to the Board his Certificates of Attendance for the courses taken.
4. Respondent shall not commit any violations of the Rules of Professional Conduct in this or any other jurisdiction where he is admitted to practice, shall not commit any criminal violations and shall make quarterly sworn certifications to the Board that he is in compliance with this condition.
It is further ORDERED that Respondent shall pay costs to the Disciplinary Board pursuant to Rule 208(g), Pa.R.D.E.
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