IN THE MATTER OF ESTON WILLIAM HOOD, JR
SUPREME COURT OF GEORGIA
Case No. S19Y0653
State Disciplinary Board File No. 180108
Atlanta January 31, 2019
The Honorable Supreme Court met pursuant to adjournment. The following order was passed.
State Bar No. 940463
Because Eston William Hood, Jr. has failed to adequately respond to the State Bar’s Notice of Investigation, and the maximum sanction for the violations contained in the Notice is disbarment, pursuant to State Bar Rule 4-294.3 (d), it is ordered that Hood be suspended from the practice of law in Georgia until further order of this Court.
March 4th, 2019 Update:
The Court previously ordered the suspension of Eston William Hood, Jr.for failing to respond to the State Bar’s Notice of Investigation. Hoodhas now responded and the State Bar, finding that the response is adequate, requests this Court to lift the suspension.It is ordered that Eston William Hood, Jr.be reinstated to the practice of law in Georgia.