Be Aware, Fraudulent Complaint Email

Please review the below email sent from Georgia State Bar President, Robert J. Kauffman.

Dear Bar Members,

We have received numerous calls and emails alerting us to a fraudulent email being distributed with the following subject line: “The State Bar of Georgia Complaint.”

If you receive one of these fraudulent emails, please do not respond or click on any attachments. Delete it immediately. These emails are NOT from the State Bar of Georgia and may contain links to files that open malicious software. Please be aware, if you are a member of another bar, they have experienced this as well.

If you have any questions regarding this matter, please email


Robert J. “Bob” Kauffman

President, State Bar of Georgia