Pursuant to Rule 3-7.10, Derek Vashon James has petitioned the Supreme Court for Bar reinstatement.

James was suspended for 91 days effective December 20, 2021, for coaching a witness through text messages during a telephone deposition.

Any persons having knowledge bearing upon James’ fitness or qualifications to resume the practice of law should contact Daniel James Quinn, Bar Counsel, The Florida Bar, 1000 Legion Place, Suite 1625, Orlando 32801, phone 407-425-5424, or dquinn@floridabar.org.