A. Following any period of suspension from the practice of law, an attorney desiring
reinstatement shall file with the Executive Director a verified petition requesting reinstatement.
B. The petition for reinstatement shall be accompanied by proof of payment of an
application fee of $100.00 to the Clerk.
C. The petition for reinstatement shall state that:
(1) The attorney has fully and promptly complied with the requirements of
(2) The attorney has refrained from practicing law during the period of
(3) The attorney's license fee is current or has been tendered to the Clerk; and
(4) The attorney has fully complied with any requirements imposed by the
Committee as conditions for reinstatement.
D. Any knowing misstatement of fact may constitute contempt of the Supreme Court and
grounds for denial or revocation of reinstatement.
E. Failure to comply with the provisions of Section 21(G) and (H) shall preclude
consideration for reinstatement.
F. Within ten (10) calendar days after the filing of the petition for reinstatement, the
Office of Professional Conduct may file a response.
G. Within ten (10) calendar days after service of the response, the petitioning attorney
may file a reply.
H. The Office of Professional Conduct shall promptly submit the petition, any response,
and any reply to a panel of the Committee for ballot vote.
I. No attorney shall be reinstated to the practice of law in this State until the Arkansas
Supreme Court has received an affirmative vote by a majority of a panel of the Committee.