Board of Professional Conduct

The following schedule of cases is set for hearings by the Supreme Court's Board of Professional Conduct. All hearings take place before a three-member panel of the board and are open to the public. The hearings involve an individual attorney or judge who is charged with professional misconduct.

Hearings may be continued for good cause at any time. Contact the board's office at 614.387.9370 to confirm that a hearing will be held as scheduled or the Office of Public Information at 614.387.9250 for more information about a case. Case documents can be obtained via email upon request.

May 2
Disciplinary Counsel, Relator v.
Ronnie Michael Tamburrino, Respondent
Case No. 2015-078
Respondent’s address: 6666 Dawsey Road, Rock Creek
Respondent’s counsel: Donald Brey, Columbus
Hearing Time/Location: 10 a.m.; Fifth District Court of Appeals, Citizens Building, 110 Central Plaza, Suite 320, Canton

May 6
Disciplinary Counsel, Relator v. Judge
Edward Joseph Elum, Respondent
Case No. 2015-069
Respondent’s address: Massillon Municipal Court, Two James Duncan Plaza, Massillon
Respondent’s counsel: George Jonson and Brian Spiess, Cincinnati
Hearing Time/Location: 10 a.m.; Thomas J. Moyer Ohio Judicial Center, 65 S. Front St., North Hearing Room 106, Columbus

May 6
Disciplinary Counsel, Relator v.
Timothy Harman Champion, Respondent
Case No. 2015-071
Respondent’s address: 1655 W. Market St., Suite 200, Akron
Respondent’s counsel: Donald Malarcik Jr., Akron
Hearing Time/Location: 10 a.m.; Moyer Judicial Center, West Hearing Room 104

May 9
Toledo Bar Association, Relator v.
Beauregard Maximillion Harvey, Respondent
Case No. 2015-004
Respondent’s address: P.O. Box 832, Sylvania
Respondent’s counsel: Tim Dugan, Toledo
Hearing Time/Location: 10 a.m.; Moyer Judicial Center, North Hearing Room 106

May 13
Disciplinary Counsel, Relator v.
Thomas Patrick Maney Jr., Respondent
Case No. 2015-074
Respondent’s address: 7100 Huntley Road, Suite 202, Columbus
Respondent’s counsel: William Mann, Powell
Hearing Time/Location: 10 a.m.; Moyer Judicial Center, North Hearing Room 106

May 16
Disciplinary Counsel, Relator v.
Charles Gary Mickens, Respondent
Case No. 2015-051
Respondent’s address: 219 Beachwood Drive, Youngstown
Respondent’s counsel: None
Hearing Time/Location: 9 a.m.; Moyer Judicial Center, North Hearing Room 106

May 23
Disciplinary Counsel, Relator v.
Alan Jack Rapoport, Respondent
Case No. 2015-073
Respondent’s address: 25700 Science Park Drive, Suite 270, Beachwood
Respondent’s counsel: Monica Sansalone, Cleveland
Hearing Time/Location: 10 a.m.; Moyer Judicial Center, North Hearing Room 106

May 24
Reinstatement of
Joseph Patrick O’Malley, Petitioner; Disciplinary Counsel, Relator
Case No. 2011-113
Petitioner’s address: 3408 Balsam Drive, Westlake
Petitioner’s counsel: Larry James, Columbus
Hearing Time/Location: 10 a.m.; Moyer Judicial Center, North Hearing Room 106

May 26 & 27
Disciplinary Counsel, Relator v.
Richard Lake Hiatt, Respondent
Case No. 2014-100
Respondent’s address: 1219 Grace Ave, Apt. 2, Cincinnati
Respondent’s counsel: None
Hearing Time/Location: 10 a.m.; Moyer Judicial Center, North Hearing Room 106

May 26
Lorain County Bar Association, Relator v.
Patrick Charles Mackin, Respondent
Case No. 2015-041
Respondent’s address: P.O. Box 77, 33467 Lake Road, Suite 111, Avon Lake
Respondent’s counsel: Thomas Mackin, Perrysburg
Hearing Time/Location: 10 a.m.; Moyer Judicial Center, West Hearing Room 104

May 31
Disciplinary Counsel, Relator v.
Steven Powell Schnittke, Respondent
Case No. 2015-075
Respondent’s address: 114 S. High St., P.O. Box 536, New Lexington
Respondent’s counsel: Christopher Weber and Jason Beehler, Columbus
Hearing Time/Location: 10 a.m.; Moyer Judicial Center, North Hearing Room 106