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In the Matter of
DOUGLAS ABRAHAM, ESQUIRE
A Member of the Bar of the
District of Columbia
Court of Appeals
BDN: 471-96, et al.
BEFORE: Farrell and Ruiz, Associate Judges; and Gallagher, Senior Judge.
(FILED - March 2, 2000)
On consideration of the affidavit of Douglas Abraham, wherein he consents to disbarment from
the Bar of the District of Columbia pursuant to § 12 of Rule XI of the Rules Governing the Bar of the
District of Columbia, which affidavit has been filed with the Clerk of this Court, the report and
recommendation of the Board on Professional Responsibility with respect thereto, and the letter from
Bar Counsel taking no exception to the report and recommendation of the Board on Professional
Responsibility, it is this 2nd day of March, 2000
ORDERED that the said Douglas Abraham, is hereby disbarred on consent effective forthwith.
The Clerk shall publish this order, but the affidavit shall not be publicly disclosed or otherwise
made available except upon order of the Court or upon written consent of the respondent.
The Clerk shall cause a copy of this order to be transmitted to the Chairman of the Board on
Professional Responsibility and to the respondent, thereby giving him notice of the provisions of Rule
XI, §§ 14 and 16, which sets forth certain rights and responsibilities of disbarred attorneys and the
effect of failure to comply therewith.