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District of Columbia Court of Appeals.

IN RE:  MARYROSE O. NWADIKE, Respondent.  Bar Registration

No. 10–BG–1157

Decided: March 31, 2011


BEFORE:  Reid, Associate Judge, Terry and King, Senior Judges.

On further consideration of the certified order of the Court of Appeals of Maryland disbarring respondent from the practice of law, see Attorney Grievance Com'n of Maryland v. Nwadike, 6 A.3d 287


, this court's September 29, 2010, order suspending respondent pending further action of the court, respondent's notice to the court wherein she states that the Court of Appeals of Maryland denied her motion to reconsider, the statement of Bar Counsel regarding reciprocal discipline, and it appearing that respondent has failed to file the affidavit required by D.C. Bar R. XI, § 14


, it is

ORDERED that Maryrose O. Nwadike, Esquire is hereby disbarred from the practice of law in the District of Columbia.   See In re Fuller, 930 A.2d 194, 198


and In re Willingham, 900 A.2d 165


rebuttable presumption of identical reciprocal discipline applies to all cases in which the respondent does not participate, including those involving disbarment

. It is

FURTHER ORDERED that for purposes of reinstatement respondent's suspension will not begin to run until such time as she files an affidavit that fully complies with the requirements of D.C.Bar. R. XI, § 14




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Docket No: No. 10–BG–1157

Decided: March 31, 2011

Court: District of Columbia Court of Appeals.

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