of Respondent’s Recovery and Removal of Prior Disability or Addiction
- Scope of Rule. This Board Rule 14.8 shall apply to disability
matters involving allegations that respondent’s prior disability or
addiction has been removed, including proceedings for reinstatement
or for resumption of disciplinary matters being held in abeyance.
- Reinstatement. As provided in Section 13(g) of Rule XI of
the Rules Governing the Bar, any respondent suspended for incapacity
by reason of disability or addiction shall be entitled to file a motion
for reinstatement once a year beginning at any time not less than
one year after the initial effective date of suspension, or once during
any shorter interval provided by the Court’s order of suspension or
any modification thereof. In addition to complying with all applicable
Board Rules or Chapter 9, such motion shall conform to the requirements
of Board Rule 14.8(c) and include all alleged facts showing that respondent’s
disability or addiction has been removed and that respondent is fit
to resume the practice of law.