Rule 11-505. Statute of limitations.

(a) Individual Complaints. A Complaint must be filed with the OPC within four years of the time that the Complainant discovers or reasonably should have discovered the alleged misconduct.

(b) OPC Complaints. A Complaint initiated by the OPC must be initiated within five years of the alleged misconduct.

(c) Fraud, conversion, conviction of a serious crime, and concealment. There is no statute of limitations for misconduct alleging fraud, conversion, or conviction of a serious crime, or for alleged misconduct concealed by the lawyer.

Effective December 15, 2020