Famous defense attorney F. Lee Bailey was disbarred in Florida on November 12, 2001, for mishandling client finds.

Read the facts of the case and discuss whether you believe Bailey should have been disbarred.

Be sure to discuss the conflict of interest that exists between the business interests of defense attorneys and their duty to their client, as well as their duty as an officer of the court.

The Florida Supreme Court’s decision can be found on www.findlaw.com. Do a search for “Florida Bar v. F. Lee Bailey.”