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By Professor Nancy Rapoport

Dear Readers:

You and I have seen good lawyers and bad lawyers, but rarely have we gotten a glimpse into a sequence of bad decisions leading to what former Judge Markell would term an “epic fail.”[1]  In Greenfield v. Anderson (In re Disciplinary Proceeding of Bruce M. Greenfield), Case No. CC-13-1006-KiTaKu (Bankr. 9th Cir. 2013) (not for publication), the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel affirmed disciplinary sanctions for a lawyer who, it seems, did many, many things wrong.

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