Adorno Co-Founder Suspended, May Be Disbarred

Law360, New York (October 29, 2010, 4:19 PM EDT) -- Prominent attorney Henry “Hank” Adorno — co-founder of Adorno & Yoss, the largest certified minority-owned law firm in the U.S. — has been suspended from the practice of law for his role in a $7 million settlement that allegedly left thousands of potential plaintiffs unable to pursue claims against the city of Miami.

A referee involved in the case had recommended only a public reprimand, and the Florida Bar had recommended a six-month suspension. But on Wednesday, seven justices on the Florida Supreme Court unanimously suspended...
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