In the Matter of Rahul Malhotra

On Jan. 26, 2018, the Board of Disciplinary Appeals signed an order of suspension against Toronto, Canada attorney Rahul Malhotra, 47, State Bar of Texas Card No. 00797781. On Mar. 28, 2017, Mr. Malhotra pled guilty to False Statement in violation of 18 U.S.C. § 1001(a) (2), an Intentional Crime as defined in the Texas Rules of Disciplinary Procedure, in the case styled, United States of America v. Rahul Malhotra, in the United States District Court for the Western District of Texas, San Antonio Division; Cause No. 5:16-CR-00460-0LG(1) and was placed on community supervision for five years and ordered to pay an assessment of $100 and a fine of $7,500. Mr. Malhotra is suspended from the practice of law in Texas during the term of his criminal probation as originally assessed—until Mar. 22, 2022. BODA cause number 59097.

BODA Cause Number: 
Type of Matter: 
Compulsory Discipline
Date Filed: 
Thursday, May 25, 2017
BODA Decision: 
Suspended for the Term of Probation
Appealed to the Supreme Court: 
SBOT Card No.: 
Docket Date: 
Thursday, January 25, 2018
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