Peter Bolac joined the State Bar in 2011 as Trust Account Compliance Counsel and District Bar Liaison. As Trust Account Counsel, he oversees the new trust account compliance program, which helps lawyers improve trust account practices and mitigate disciplinary action.
Information about the free online trust account CLE offered from the NC State Bar and NCBA to meet the new requirement. Read More
Information regarding the new trust account amendments to the Rules of Professional Conduct. Read More
The State Bar continues to receive reports of frauds and scams on lawyer trust accounts resulting in six-figure losses. The three major types of scams are 1) Email initiated counterfeit bank checks 2) Forged trust account checks, and 3) Compromised wire instructions. The following is a brief s… Read More
Checklist questionnaire to help improve management of your trust account Read More