Disciplinary Reporter Case Digest

Attorney ID 31809
Attorney Name DeLaurentis, John Martin
DBP Docket No. 20 DB 2003
Supreme Court Docket No. 802 D.D. No. 3
County Out of State
Disciplinary Counsel Anthony P. Sodroski
Counsel for Respondent No appearance entered
Decision Date 2003-03-07
Effective Date 2003-04-06
Case Digest Respondent was reciprocally suspended, for like discipline imposed by the Supreme Court of New Jersey on September 9, 2002. The New Jersey Supreme Court imposed a one year suspension for violations of the New Jersey RPC’s, as follows: RPC 1.3 (lack of diligence), RPC 1.5(c)(failure to prepare a written fee agreement), RPC 1.7(b)(conflict of interest), RPC 8.4(c)(conduct involving dishonesty, fraud, deceit or misrepresentation), RPC 1.8(e)(providing financial assistance to a client), RPC 1.15(b)(failure to promptly deliver funds of a third party), and RPC 1.16(d)(failure to comply with recordkeeping rules). A condition of that discipline is that within 120 days after reinstatement to practice, Respondent shall successfully complete six hours of courses in professional responsibility.
Rule Violation(s)
Discipline Imposed One Year Reciprocal Suspension
Points of Law
Report/Opinion not available