Disciplinary Reporter Case Digest

Attorney ID 59749
Attorney Name Wood, Peter A.
DBP Docket No. 58 DB 2003
Supreme Court Docket No. 817 D.D. No. 3
County Out of State
Disciplinary Counsel Raymond S. Wierciszewski
Counsel for Respondent Pro Se
Decision Date 2003-05-06
Effective Date 2003-06-05
Case Digest By ORDER dated November 13, 2002, the Supreme Court of New Jersey suspended Respondent for three months for gross neglect, failure to communicate, failure to cooperate with ethics authorities and conduct involving dishonesty, fraud, deceit or misrepresentation. By Notice and ORDER dated February 28, 2003, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court directed Respondent to SHOW cause why the imposition of identical or comparable discipline in this Commonwealth would be unwarranted. By ORDER dated May 6, 2003, upon consideration of Respondentís response to the Rule to SHOW Cause, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court suspended Respondent for three months.
Rule Violation(s) NJ RPC 1.1(a), 1.4(a), 8.1(b) and 8.4(c).
Discipline Imposed Three Month Reciprocal Suspension
Points of Law
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