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I am not sure why your brother's bar complaint would be closed on Statute of Limitations grounds. Statute of Limitations only deals with the time someone must file a lawsuit or forever loses the opportunity to do so. A bar complaint is not a lawsuit and thus Statute of Limitations does not apply.
According to Florida Rules of Discipline, there is a 6-year limitation to bring a complaint to the bar. However, the limitation is tolled for concealment, fraud,and misrepresentation. I would think that your complaint to the bar would be timely based on the information that you have provided here. Your underlying lawsuit against the Attorneys is a separate matter from your complaint to the bar. The alleged running of the Statutes of Limitations on the lawsuit has nothing to do with the bar complaint. So, I am still not sure why your brother's complaint to the bar would be dismissed based on the running of Statutes of Limitations.
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My quote was extracted from Florida Bar Disciplinary Rules. So, when you make the statement, cite the Disciplinary Rule 3-7.16:
Regrettably, I have nothing else to add to my previous responses. The alleged Statute of Limitations running on the QCD has nothing to do with the bar complaint.