Mark Allen Peterson - #111961
The following information is from the official records of The State Bar of California.
1419 Indianhead Way
Clayton, CA 94517
|Phone Number:||(925) 957-2218|
|Fax Number:||Not Available|
||Undergraduate School:||Univ of Colorado Boulder; Boulder CO|
|CLA Sections:||None||Law School:||Univ of Denver COL; Denver CO|
|California Lawyers Association (CLA) is an independent organization and is not part of The State Bar of California.|
Actions Affecting Eligibility to Practice Law in California
Disciplinary and Related Actions
|Effective Date||Description||Case Number||Resulting Status|
|8/21/2017||Interim suspension after conviction||17-C-03534||Not Eligible To Practice Law in CA|
|This member has no public record of administrative actions.|
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State Bar Court Cases
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|Effective Date||Case Number||Description|
|8/21/2017||17-C-3534||Interim Suspension Order [PDF]|
California Bar Journal Discipline Summaries
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March 31, 2018
Mark Allen Peterson [#111961], 59, of Clayton, was disbarred effective March 31, 2018, ordered to notify clients of the discipline and perform other obligations under rule 9.20 of the California Rules of Court. Peterson pled no contest to a felony violation of perjury, a crime involving moral turpitude. Peterson argued that discipline of less than disbarment was warranted, but the court found disbarment was mandatory for a felony conviction of perjury. Peterson has no prior record of discipline.