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Knox County lawyer temporarily suspended


NASHVILLE, TN - The Supreme Court of Tennessee has temporarily suspended Mark Steven Graham from the practice of law. The court discovered that Mr. Graham misappropriated funds and poses a threat of substantial harm to the public. Section 12.3 of Supreme Court Rule 9 provides for the immediate summary suspension of an attorney’s license to practice law if an attorney poses a threat of substantial harm to the public.

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Mark Steven Graham

Mr. Graham is immediately precluded from accepting any new cases, and he must cease representing existing clients by April 10, 2020. After April 10, 2020, Mr. Graham shall not use any indicia of lawyer, legal assistant, or law clerk nor maintain a presence where the practice of law is conducted.

Mr. Graham must notify all clients being represented in pending matters, as well as co-counsel and opposing counsel of the Supreme Court’s Order suspending his law license. Mr. Graham is required to deliver to all clients any papers or property to which they are entitled.

Mr. Graham must comply with the requirements of Tennessee Supreme Court Rule 9, Sections 28 and 12.3(d), regarding the obligations and responsibilities of temporarily suspended attorneys and the procedure for reinstatement.

This suspension remains in effect until dissolution or modification by the Supreme Court. Mr. Graham may for good cause request dissolution or modification of the suspension by petition to the Supreme Court.






Published March 18, 2020










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