ABA Journal 91-JUL A.B.A. J. 24 July 2005 Ethics RECIPROCAL SURPRISES Lawyer Sanctioned in One State for Ethics Breach May Face Stiffer Penalties Elsewhere Kathleen Maher Copyright © 2005 by American Bar Association; Kathleen Maher A LAWYER DISCIPLINED FOR MISCONDUCT in one state is subject to reciprocal discipline in every other jurisdiction in which he or she is admitted to practice. Reciprocal discipline is hard to avoid. Most state-level disciplinary authorities require lawyers to notify them...