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disbar from (something)

To render a lawyer ineligible to practice law. A noun or pronoun can be used between "disbar" and "from." The lawyer was disbarred from practicing law because he double-billed his clients and the state for dozens of cases during his career.
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disbar someone from something

to take the right to practice law away from a lawyer. The state board disbarred Todd from practicing law in his own state. Sally was also disbarred from practicing law.
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The Florida Supreme Court in recent court orders disciplined 22 attorneys; disbarring four, revoking the licenses of four, suspending 10 and publicly reprimanding four.
The Florida Supreme Court in recent court orders disciplined 18 attorneys: disbarring five, suspending 10 and publicly reprimanding three.
The Florida Supreme Court in recent court orders disciplined 32 attorneys; disbarring eight, revoking the license of one, suspending 14, and publicly reprimanding nine.
The Florida Supreme Court in recent court orders disciplined 22 attorneys; disbarring eight, suspending five and publicly reprimanding nine.
The Florida Supreme Court in recent court orders disciplined 27 attorneys; disbarring seven, and suspending 14.
The Florida Supreme Court in recent court orders disciplined 29 attorneys; disbarring five, revoking the licenses of two, suspending 21, and placing one on probation.