Call Us Today For A Free Quote | 866.940.1101
Professionals Insuring Professionals

Court OrderAccording to the Miami Herald and the Florida Record, Erwin Rosenberg’s troubles started in 2006 when Rosenberg would not produce client documents in a lawsuit.  Circuit Court Judge Gerber ruled that Rosenberg had acted in bad faith and awarded attorney’s fees.  Even after the ruling Rosenberg refused to produce the client documents.  Rosenberg to this day has refused to pay the attorney’s fees.  The judge recommended a 91 day suspension, but the Florida Supreme Court felt that that was insufficient and suspended Rosenberg for a year in 2015.

“The Referee has strong doubts about the Respondent's fitness to practice law. It is obvious Respondent possesses above-average intelligence. It appears, however, that he lacks either the common sense or the intellectual honesty to distinguish appropriate and rational arguments from inappropriate and irrational arguments. … There are times when a lawyer must yield to the facts, precedent, or court orders. Respondent appears incapable of discerning when to yield a legally unsupportable position.”

Rosenberg had continued to file motions without merit in this case even though the judge’s order was affirmed on appeal in 2009.

The self-destructive behavior does not stop.  Even though Rosenberg was suspended on June 29, 2015, he continued to solicit new clients.  That got Rosenberg disbarred in 2016.  Rosenberg stated in one motion that the Supreme Court suspension order violated his 1st Amendment Rights and was not enforceable.

It continues after his disbarment, Rosenberg filed requests to represent seven different clients with the court.  Rosenberg continued to file motions.

The Supreme Court ordered Rosenberg permanently disbarment on September 25, 2017.  Something tells me that this is not the end of the story.

Share |

No Comments

Post a Comment
Required (Not Displayed)

All comments are moderated and stripped of HTML.
Submission Validation
Change the CAPTCHA codeSpeak the CAPTCHA code
Enter the Validation Code from above.
NOTICE: This blog and website are made available by the publisher for educational and informational purposes only. It is not be used as a substitute for competent insurance, legal, or tax advice from a licensed professional in your state. By using this blog site you understand that there is no broker client relationship between you and the blog and website publisher.
Blog Archive
  • 2019
  • 2018
  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2013
  • 2011

View Mobile Version
Quick Contact
We love referrals! And thank you even more for your continued business.
Customer Service
Self policy service any time of the day, directly from our website.
Join Our Newsletter
Stay in touch with the latest events, news and offers we have.
From Our Blog From Our Customers
Read More Read More
Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Maps
Stay In Touch With Us Helpful Site Links Contact Us
Sign up now to receive new and updates 5075 Cascade Rd. SE, Ste. E
Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Local: 616.940.1101
Toll Free: 866.940.1101
We have the expertise to find you the right coverage at the right price 
Powered by Insurance Website Builder