Decided: November 1, 1994.
IN THE MATTER OF TERRY L. SHAPIRO, AN ATTORNEY AT LAW
The Disciplinary Review Board having filed a report with the Court recommending that TERRY L. SHAPIRO of NEWARK, who was admitted to the bar of this State in 1974, be suspended from the practice of law for a period of six months for the negligent misappropriation of client funds in the Crawford and Palmissano matters, in violation of RPC 1.15; for conduct involving deceit and misrepresentation in the Infusino/Gachko matter, in violation of RPC 8.4(c); and for conduct prejudicial to the administration of Justice in the Bozeck/Sage matter, in violation of RPC 8.4(d);
And good cause appearing;
It is ORDERED that the report and recommendation of the Disciplinary Review Board are adopted and TERRY L. SHAPIRO of NEWARK is suspended from the practice of law for a period of six months, effective December 1, 1994, and until further Order of the Court; and it is further
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; 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 Regulation 23 of the Administrative Guidelines Governing Suspended Attorneys; and it is further
Ordered that respondent reimburse the Office of Attorney Ethics and the Disciplinary Review Board for appropriate administrative costs incurred in the prosecution of this matter.
WITNESS, the Honorable Robert N. Wilentz, Chief Justice, at Trenton, this 1st day of November, 1994.