Auburn Dev. Corp. v. Shorton (In re Shorton)

Ruling: 
Debtor disbarred attorney's use of escrow funds resulted in nondischargeable debt.
Procedural posture: 
Plaintiff property buyer filed a complaint against defendant chapter 7 debtor, a disbarred attorney, seeking a determination under 11 U.S.C. § 523(a)(4) that the debtor wrongfully and fraudulently converted the assets of the buyer, which the debtor held in a fiduciary capacity, for the debtor's own use.
Issue: 
ABI Membership is required to access the full summary of Auburn Dev. Corp. v. Shorton (In re Shorton). Please sign in if you are already an ABI member, or otherwise you may Become an ABI Member
Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on December 03,2007, LexisNexis #1207-116