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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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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Congress that will likely strengthen the case for the impeachment of president Donald Trump, Michael Cohen calmly took in the news he had been disbarred from practicing law in New York State.
Mirando was a self-employed, licensed attorney in Oklahoma from 1989 until he was suspended in 2016 and then disbarred from the practice of law by the Oklahoma Supreme Court in 2018.
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"After consideration of all of the factors stated above, respondent's prior misconduct and the discipline imposed, as well as the lack of any mitigating factors, it is the unanimous decision of the panel that respondent be disbarred from the practice of law in Michigan."<br />Costs totaling $1,756.13 were assessed.<br />If you would like to comment on this story, email Lee Dryden at ldryden@mi.lawyersweekly.com.
Based on the records, two lawyers have been disbarred from January to June 2017; 15 have been suspended from the practice of law; eight have been suspended from the practice of law and notarial practice; four have been suspended from notarial practice; three have been reprimanded; five have been admonished and sternly warned; 16 lawyers were fined; and three were ordered arrested and detained.
I suggested actors who have already played the President might be better qualified and said the shame was that many of the best were disbarred from taking over in the White House because they were British.
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The OBC conducted an investigation and referred the matter to the Supreme Court, which in December 2013 ordered Barrozo to explain why he should not be suspended or disbarred from the practice of law.
(Admitted to practice: 1986) Richards was disbarred from the State Bar of Georgia in September 2008.
(26) Revising current Section 10.51(h), proposed Section 10.51(j) deletes the presumption that maintaining a partnership with any person who has been disbarred from practice before the Service constitutes disreputable conduct.
Castro was disbarred from the practice of law in Florida pursuant to a May 12, 1994, order of the Supreme Court for a felony conviction of RICO conspiracy, mail fraud, and bribery.
A practitioner can be issued a letter of reprimand, suspended or disbarred from practice before the Service, depending on the severity of the matter.
(Admitted to practice: 1985) In October 2005, Vogel was disbarred from practicing law in Georgia for abandoning his practice.
Attorneys, CPAs and enrolled agents who engage in "disreputable conduct" may be suspended or disbarred from practice before the IRS.