On Tuesday, November 29, 2022, the State of Michigan Attorney Discipline Board issued a Notice of Disbarment in relation to the charges for attorney discipline against Bridgman attorney Andrew Dag Babcock.
The case was brought by Michigan Attorney Grievance Commission. Case Nos. 21-77-AI and 22-35-JC.
The following are as summarized from the filing:
On September 16, 2021, Babcock was convicted of two counts of 1st degree criminal sexual conduct with a person under 13 years of age, and one count of 1st degree criminal sexual conduct – relationship to victim, in the matter titled People of the State of Michigan v Andrew Dag Babcock, 2nd Circuit Case No. 2020003325-FC.
For the same reason, on September 21, 2022, the Supreme Court of Illinois, entered an order striking Babcock’s name from the roll of attorneys licensed to practice in that state.
The Notice of Disbarment reads:
“The hearing panel ordered that respondent be disbarred from the practice of law in Michigan, effective September 16, 2021, the date of his felony convictions and his automatic interim suspension from the practice of law in Michigan, pursuant to MCR 9.120 (B)(1). Total costs were assessed in the amount of $1,796.50.”
Mr. Babcock graduated from Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology. He had practiced in Bridgman, Illinois. He had been licensed in Illinois and Michigan. His info can be found online on this link.
A copy of the original filing can be found here.