Chad Thomas Pratt - #149746
Current Status: Active
This member is active and may practice law in California.
See below for more details.
The following information is from the official records of The State Bar of California.
30 N Raymond Ave #PH
Pasadena, CA 91103
|Phone Number:||(626) 441-2423|
|Fax Number:||(626) 844-0220|
||Undergraduate School:||Santa Clara Univ; Santa Clara CA|
|Sections:||None||Law School:||Loyola Law School; Los Angeles CA|
|Effective Date||Status Change|
|3/13/2014||Not Eligible To Practice Law|
|12/4/1990||Admitted to The State Bar of California|
Actions Affecting Eligibility to Practice Law
State Bar Court Cases
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|Effective Date||Case Number||Description|
|2/28/2015||13-O-12312||Decision [PDF] [WORD]|
California Bar Journal Discipline Summaries
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March 13, 2014
CHAD THOMAS PRATT [#149746], 50, of Pasadena was suspended for one year, stayed, placed on two years’ probation with an actual 30-day suspension and ordered to take the MPRE. The order took effect March 13, 2014.Pratt stipulated that in 2010 he allowed a $5,000 settlement check he received on behalf of a client to be deposited in his general business account rather than his client trust account. He also maintained earned fees in his client trust account and did not maintain complete records of all client funds coming into his possession.In mitigation, Pratt had no prior record of discipline and entered into a pretrial stipulation with the State Bar.