IN RE: GEORGE N. PAPPAS

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Supreme Court of New Jersey.

IN RE: GEORGE N. PAPPAS, AN ATTORNEY AT LAW (Attorney No. 239711967)

080349

Decided: January 19, 2018

ORDER

The Disciplinary Review Board having filed with the Court pursuant to Rule 1:20-15(k) a recommendation that GEORGE N. PAPPAS, of HOBOKEN, who was admitted to the bar of this State in 1967, be suspended from the practice of law and compelled to pay a monetary sanction to the Disciplinary Oversight Committee for failure to comply with the determination of the District VI Fee Arbitration Committee in Docket No.VI-2017-OO11F, and good cause appearing;

It is ORDERED that GEORGE N. PAPPAS be temporarily suspended from the practice of law, effective February 20, 2018, and until respondent complies with the determination of the District VI Fee Arbitration Committee in Docket No.VI-2017-OO11F, pays a sanction of $500 by money order to the Disciplinary Oversight Committee, and until the further Order of the Court; provided, however, this Order shall be vacated automatically if the Disciplinary Review Board reports to the Court that prior to the effective date of the suspension, respondent has satisfied all obligations under this Order; and it is further

ORDERED that if respondent seeks to be heard on this matter, he shall file with the Clerk of the Court within ten days of the file date of this Order a written request for the issuance of an Order to Show Cause; and it is further

ORDERED that respondent be restrained and enjoined from practicing law during the period of his suspension and that he comply with Rule 1:20-20.

ORDERED that the entire record of this matter be made a permanent part of respondent's file as an attorney at law of this State.

CLERK OF THE SUPREME COURT