Jill A Scholten - #164629
Current Status: Disbarred
This member is prohibited from practicing law in California by order of the California Supreme Court.
See below for more details.
The following information is from the official records of The State Bar of California.
519 H St
Crescent City, CA 95531
|Phone Number:||(707) 465-5152|
|Fax Number:||(707) 465-5602|
||Undergraduate School:||Northern Arizona Univ; Flagstaff AZ|
|Sections:||None||Law School:||Golden Gate Univ SOL; San Francisco CA|
|Effective Date||Status Change|
|7/1/2009||Not Eligible To Practice Law in CA|
|6/15/1993||Admitted to The State Bar of California|
Actions Affecting Eligibility to Practice Law in California
State Bar Court Cases
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|Effective Date||Case Number||Description|
|Pending||08-C-11903||Initiating Document [PDF]|
California Bar Journal Discipline Summaries
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September 2, 2010
JILL A. SCHOLTEN [#164629], 49, of Crescent City was summarily disbarred Sept. 2, 2010, and was ordered to comply with rule 9.20 of the California Rules of Court.She was convicted of grand theft, a crime that meets the criteria for summary disbarment – it is a felony that involves moral turpitude.Court records indicate Scholten stole about $13,000 from a client in a divorce proceeding, using the money to pay personal expenses and at casinos. She was sentenced to 16 months in prison.