STATE OF MINNESOTA

IN SUPREME COURT

A05-841

 

 

In re Petition for Disciplinary Action against

Craig Victor Kitchen, a Minnesota Attorney, 

Registration No. 216100.

 

 

O R D E R

 

 

            Based upon the application of the Director of the Office of Lawyers Professional Responsibility, pursuant to Rule 12(c)(1), Rules on Lawyers Professional Responsibility, and upon evidence that respondent Craig Victor Kitchen cannot be found in the state or served personally with the petition for disciplinary action,

            IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that respondent Craig Victor Kitchen is suspended from the practice of law in Minnesota.  Within one year from the date of this order, respondent may move for vacation of the order for suspension and for leave to answer the disciplinary petition.  Respondent is advised that if he fails to appear in this matter within one year from the date this order is filed, the allegations in the petition for disciplinary action shall be deemed admitted.

            Dated:   May 25, 2005

                                                                                    BY THE COURT:

 

                                                                                        /s/                                                            

                                                                                    Russell A. Anderson

                                                                                    Associate Justice