Citizen Files Complaint with ABA Against “Whistleblower” Attorney

“PREJUDICIAL TO THE ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE”

by Sharon Rondeau

(Nov. 11, 2019) — On Monday morning, P&E reader and New York State citizen Robert Laity sent a letter of complaint to the American Bar Association (ABA) concerning one of the attorneys representing the Ukraine “whistleblower” whose allegations spurred the current “impeachment inquiry” against President Trump.

The attorney, Mark S. Zaid, tweeted just days after Trump was inaugurated that a “#coup has started.  First of many steps. . will follow ultimately. …”

Zaid is one of two co-counsels assisting lead attorney Andrew Bakaj representing an “intelligence community” individual who filed a nine-page complaint with the House and Senate Intelligence Committees on August 12, 2019 and reportedly received guidance from the office of House Intel Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA28) before approaching the Intelligence Community Inspector General (ICIG) with his allegations.

One of the co-counsels, “I. Charles McCullough, III Esq.,” was formerly ICIG.  “In this role, he reported directly to then-Director of National Intelligence, the Honorable James R. Clapper,” his biography at the Compass Rose Legal Group, PLLC states.

The law firm has established a fund” to help the Intelligence Community whistleblower.” Bakaj and Zaid have issued a number of other public statements on their client and Trump’s presumed guilt.

Some outlets have reported that the complaint, which was admittedly based on second-hand information, aligned with the transcript of the July 25 phone call between Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy which became the catalyst for the impeachment inquiry announced by Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi on September 24.

The White House released a transcript of the call later that day.

The complaint alleged that Trump was attempting to use the power of his office to convince Zelenskiy to launch or relaunch an unwarranted investigation into former Vice President Joseph Biden and his son Hunter.

The transcript mentions “Biden” twice and “Biden’s son,” a reference to Hunter Biden, once in the same paragraph.

According to The Washington Examiner, the whistleblower interacted with Joe Biden during his time at the National Security Council and worked on issues related to Ukraine during the latter two years of the Obama regime.  “As an experienced CIA official on the NSC with the deep knowledge of Ukraine that he demonstrated in his complaint, it is probable that the whistleblower briefed Biden and likely that he accompanied him on Air Force Two during at least one of the six visits the 2020 candidate made to the country,” The Examiner reported on October 10.

A second alleged whistleblower represented by the same legal team has not been heard from since his/her existence was announced on October 6 by the legacy media.

Laity’s letter is addressed to Dennis Rendleman, who serves as Ethics Counsel for the Center for Professional Responsibility‘s Standing Committee on Ethics and begins:

On page 2 of the three-page letter, Laity stated that he has been “an associate member of the American Bar Association since 1989.” He goes on to cite the specific Ethics rules he believes Zaid violated in his tweets regarding Trump “and his supporters.”

Laity claimed that one such rule Zaid violated is “8.4 Misconduct,” sections a-e, which states:

Further, Laity wrote:

The President of the United States is now a target of coup conspirators in a concerted effort to remove him from office as President, without just cause. There is evidence that the entire so called “Impeachment Inquiry” is proceeding in derogation of the U.S. Constitution. The President is not being provided his constitutional due process rights. The conduct of Mr. Zaid in this matter is alleged to be “Prejudicial to the administration of justice”. I ask that Mr. Zaid be disciplined by this Committee.

Below the signature line, Laity indicated that he sent copies of the letter to Zaid and White House Counsel Pat Cippolone.

The Post & Email is in possession of the signed signature page.  The letter can be read in its entirely at the link below.

Letter to the ABA Center for Professional Conduct

Update, November 13, 2019:  Laity’s ABA Associate Membership Certificate is here:  ABA Associate Member Certificate


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5 Responses to "Citizen Files Complaint with ABA Against “Whistleblower” Attorney"

  1. Robert Laity   Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 8:13 AM

    It has been reported that the Whistleblower is illegally soliciting money on a Go fund me account.

  2. JONATHAN DAVID MOOERS   Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 3:00 PM

    https://www.teaparty.org/whistleblowers-attorney-admits-to-helping-pedophiles-receive-security-clearances-416847/

    https://markzaid.com/contact/

    https://join.dcbar.org/eweb/DynamicPage.aspx?Site=dcbar&WebCode=FindMemberResults >>> search for Mark Zaid

    If it is true that Mark S. Zaid is defending HOAXBLOWER, little 5′- 3″ eric CIAramella, Zaid is both a licensed attorney-criminal for defending a presidential COUP, and he is an anti-Constitutionalist for defending the abandonment of presidential DUE PROCESS, is this not the case at hand?

    got law?

  3. Thomas W Arnold   Monday, November 11, 2019 at 5:50 PM

    “Obama,” or others acting on his behalf (Chicago Draft Board, CIA, etc, etc), falsified/backdated his Selective Service Registration Form/Military Draft Card to make it appear that he was in compliance with draft regulations (actual supposedly enforceable LAWS), when, in fact, he was NOT. He was not a citizen of the United States at age 18, and, no matter, he had failed at that age to register for the draft even under his false identity and citizenship (Barry Soetoro AKA Soebarkah citizen by adoption of Indonesia).

    By law, no one who falsifies a federal government Selective Service Registration Form can ever become “Commander-in-Chief” of our country’s armed forces, i.e. “President.”

    So, John Brennan, the DNC, Speaker Pelosi, and other guilty parties, HOW DID YOU MANAGE TO ARRANGE (as if I didn’t know!) THIS SICK ACT OF TREASON?

    ANYWAY, MAY I WISH A HAPPY VETERANS DAY TO THOSE OF US WHO REALLY EARNED IT!

  4. Thomas W Arnold   Monday, November 11, 2019 at 5:06 PM

    Please see- https://www.edberry.com/blog/authors-polymontana/player-obama/obamas-real-birth-certificate/

    I admit that I know next to nothing about “edberry.com,” but, in my reasonably still sound and retired law enforcement mind, this seems like the real deal.

  5. Thomas W Arnold   Monday, November 11, 2019 at 12:53 PM

    It’s all about protecting “Obama.” By the way, Happy Veterans Day, “Barack!”

    Oh, that’s right, “Obama,” you are not a veteran of our country’s military forces (bogus commander-in-chief excepted?).

    You’re just a CIA VETERAN! And, may still be an active one.

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