Tex. Gov't Code Section 82.061
Misbehavior or Contempt


An attorney at law may be fined or imprisoned by any court for misbehavior or for contempt of the court.


An attorney may not be suspended or stricken from the rolls for contempt unless the contempt involves fraudulent or dishonorable conduct or malpractice.
Added by Acts 1987, 70th Leg., ch. 148, Sec. 3.01, eff. Sept. 1, 1987.

Source: Section 82.061 — Misbehavior or Contempt, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/GV/htm/GV.­82.­htm#82.­061 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

§ 82.061’s source at texas​.gov