MIAMI, FL- July 11, 2023- Bast Amron is pleased to announce that special counsel Brian Tannebaum has been appointed to serve on the Professional Ethics Committee of The Florida Bar. The Professional Ethics Committee is charged with the duty of answering ethics inquiries from members of the Bar concerning the inquirer’s own proposed conduct. The committee reviews informal advisory opinions issued by Florida Bar ethics department attorneys.
About Brian Tannebaum:
Brian is the firm’s Special Counsel and chairs the Ethics, Professional Responsibility, and White Collar Defense Group. Brian represents law firms as well as future, current, and former lawyers, judges, and legal professionals in matters before the Florida Bar, the Judicial Qualifications Commission, and Board of Bar Examiners as well as in civil and criminal courts. Brian has been counsel in over 100 Florida Bar matters at The Florida Supreme Court level and has been appointed in the Eleventh Judicial Circuit Court in and for Miami-Dade County, Florida, as a Special Master.
His specific ethics matters include Bar Admission Hearings, Grievance Defense from the initial complaint to argument before the Florida Supreme Court, Reinstatement and Readmission matters, Sanctions Hearings, Legal Malpractice, partnership disputes, and dissolutions, as well as ethics opinions.