On Tuesday, January 23, 2024, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court issued an order suspending attorney Thomas Edward Weiers, Jr. from the bar of the Commonwealth for one year. The order resulted from a joint petition submitted by the Office of Disciplinary Counsel and Weiers supporting the imposition of discipline by consent.

The case is entitled “Office of Disciplinary Counsel v. Thomas Edward Weiers,” with case no. 79 DB 2023.

According to the order, the court accepted the recommendation of the three-member panel of the Disciplinary Board to suspend Weiers for a year. As part of the suspension, Weiers must comply with the provisions of the Pennsylvania Rules of Disciplinary Enforcement Rule 217 regarding suspended attorneys. He is also required to pay the costs associated with the disciplinary proceedings to the Disciplinary Board.

According to avvo.com, Mr. Weiers Jr. is an attorney in Sewickley, Pennsylvania. He acquired his law license in Pennsylvania in 1985.

A copy of the original filing can be found here.