Pursuant to Rule 1:28-2, the Trustees of the New Jersey Lawyers' Fund for Client Protection have reported to the Supreme Court the names of those attorneys who have neither made full payment to the Fund, the Disciplinary Oversight Committee, and the Lawyers Assistance Program for the calendar year 2006, nor demonstrated that they are entitled to an exemption from making such payment;
And the Court having had the Trustees send notice to each such attorney that unless all reporting and financial obligations were fully satisfied on or before August 25, 2006, his or her name would be published in the New Jersey Law Journal and the New Jersey Lawyer together with an Order of the Court declaring him or her ineligible to practice law; And notwithstanding the fact that every reasonable effort has been made by the Trustees to notify all attorneys of their obligations, unless exempt, to file an annual registration statement and make payment to the Fund, the attorneys whose names appear on the attached Ineligible List have, as of the date of this Order, failed either to make full payment or to request and be granted an exemption;
IT IS ORDERED that pursuant to Rule 1:28-2(a), each attorney whose name appears on the attached Ineligible List shall be ineligible to engage in the practice of law in New Jersey, effective September 25, 2006; and it is further
ORDERED that each attorney whose name is included on the attached Ineligible List shall remain ineligible to practice law in New Jersey until all fees due have been paid in full or until entitlement to the military or retired exemption from payment for each ineligible year has been satisfactorily demonstrated to the Trustees; and it is further
ORDERED that this Order and the attached list of attorneys are to be posted on the Judiciary's website and published in the New Jersey Law Journal and the New Jersey Lawyer on September 25, 2006, and that a copy of this Order be mailed to each attorney whose name appears on the attached list at the address shown thereon; and it is further
ORDERED that any amendments or corrections to this Order shall be posted and published as soon as may be practicable.
For the Court Deborah T. Poritz Chief Justice Dated: September 19, 2006
Addendum to the Ineligible List
The names of 80 attorneys who paid their fees, or were granted an exemption from payment, after the date the Ineligible List was submitted to the New Jersey Lawyer and the New Jersey Law Journal (September 20, 2006) but prior to the effective date of ineligibility (September 25, 2006) have been removed from the Ineligible List.
New Jersey Lawyers' Fund For Client Protection:
September 25, 2006