Tyler Lawyer Charged with Harassment

A Tyler area attorney has been sentenced to 6 months probation after pleading guilty to harassing a female client.

63 year-old Robert Bandy admitted guilt in the harassment of a 38 year old Gladewater woman, a client he was representing in a divorce case.

The victim told police that Bandy made numerous suggestive phone calls to her dating back to September.

This is not the first time the attorney has been on the other side of the law, Bandy was convicted in August of 2000 on assault charges for groping a female job applicant.