Decided: July 13, 1994.
IN THE MATTER OF SUNAO T. YAMADA, AN ATTORNEY AT LAW
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The Office of Attorney Ethics having filed a petition with the Supreme Court recommending that SUNAO T. YAMADA of JERSEY CITY, be immediately temporarily suspended from the practice of law, and good cause appearing;
It is ORDERED that SUNAO T. YAMADA is temporarily suspended from the practice of law, effective immediately, and until further Order of this Court; and it is further
Ordered that the Office of Attorney Ethics take such protective action, pursuant to Rule 1:20-11(c), as may be appropriate to gain possession and control of the legal files, records, practice and trust assets of SUNAO T. YAMADA, wherever situate, pending further Order of this Court; and it is further
Ordered that SUNAO T. YAMADA show cause before this Court on September 27, 1994, at 2:00 p.m., Supreme Court Courtroom, Hughes Justice Complex, Trenton, New Jersey, why his temporary suspension and the restraints herein should not continue pending final Disposition of any ethics proceedings pending against him and further why the funds restrained from disbursement should not be transmitted by the financial institutions who
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are the present custodians to the Clerk of the Superior Court for deposit in the Superior Court Trust Fund, pending the further Order of this Court; and it is further
Ordered that David E. Johnson, Jr., Esquire, or his designee, present this matter to the Court; and it is further
Ordered that SUNAO T. YAMADA be restrained and enjoined from practicing law during the period of his suspension and that he comply with Administrative Guideline No. 23 of the Office of Attorney Ethics dealing with suspended attorneys.
WITNESS, the Honorable Robert N. Wilentz, Chief Justice, at Trenton, this 13th day of July, 1994.