Disciplinary Reporter Case Digest

Attorney ID 71175
Attorney Name Guzzino, Leonard C.
DBP Docket No. 118 DB 1998
Supreme Court Docket No. 462 D.D. No. 3
County Out of State
Disciplinary Counsel Donna M. Snyder
Counsel for Respondent Pro Se
Decision Date 2000-11-30
Effective Date
Case Digest Respondent was convicted in New Jersey of second degree manslaughter and driving while intoxicated. A Joint Petition to temporarily suspend Respondent was filed with the court. Respondent requested that the matter be deferred until his release from custody so that he could respond to the Petition for Discipline. In the interim, in December 1999, the Supreme Court of New Jersey imposed a two-year suspension. As a result, the case went forward under Reciprocal Discipline. By order dated November 30, 2000 Respondent was suspended from the practice of law in this Commonwealth for a period of two years retroactive to October 15, 1998.
Rule Violation(s)
Discipline Imposed Two Year Reciprocal Suspension Retroactive to 10/15/98
Points of Law
Report/Opinion not available