It is possible to go through the hell of a discipline action by the state bar and regain footing in your legal practice. Read my ideas on this topic at AttorneyatWork.com.
If you receive an ethics complaint from the California Bar and you’re not sure where you should start, check out The State Bar Playbook. This is Megan’s interactive and easy to use guide (and community!) that will help guide you through the process from receipt of the complaint all the way through the appeals process!