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Rule 11-504. Jurisdiction.

(a) Persons practicing law. Thepersons subject to the disciplinary jurisdiction of the Supreme Court and theOPC include any Lawyer licensed to practice law in Utah, any lawyer admittedbut currently not properly licensed to practice in Utah, any formerly licensedLawyer with respect to acts committed while admitted to practice in Utah orwith respect to acts subsequent thereto, which amount to the practice of law orconstitute a violation of any rule promulgated, adopted, or approved by theSupreme Court or any other disciplinary authority where the Lawyer was licensedto practice or was practicing law at the time of the alleged violation, anyLawyer specially admitted by a Utah court for a particular proceeding, and anyother person not licensed in Utah who practices law or who renders or offers torender any legal services in Utah.

(b) Incumbent and sitting judges.Incumbent and sitting judges are subject to the OPC?s jurisdiction only forconduct that occurred before taking office.

(c) Former judges. A former judgewho has resumed the status of a Lawyer is subject to the jurisdiction of theSupreme Court not only for conduct as a Lawyer but also for misconduct thatoccurred while the Lawyer was a judge and would have been grounds for Lawyerdiscipline, provided that the misconduct was not the subject of a judicialdisciplinary proceeding as to which there has been a final determination by theSupreme Court.

(d) Part-time judges. Part-timejudges, while in office, are subject to Lawyer disciplinary and disabilityproceedings for acts outside their judicial capacity.

Effective December 15, 2020