In addition to the Committee's authority set forth in Section 17 of these Procedures, a
panel of the Committee, in any case where a disciplinary sanction, including a consent warning,
is imposed, may:
A. Assess the respondent attorney the costs of the proceedings, including the costs of
investigations, witness fees, service of process, depositions, independent medical examinations,
and a court reporter's services;
B. Impose a fine of not more than $25,000.00; and
C. Order restitution to persons financially injured by the conduct.