July 10, 1996
IN THE MATTER OF PERRY J. HODGE, AN ATTORNEY AT LAW
Honorable Alan B. Handler, Presiding Justice
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Handler
The Office of Attorney Ethics having filed a petition with the Supreme Court recommending that PERRY J. HODGE of MONTCLAIR, who was admitted to the bar of this State in 1984, be immediately temporarily suspended from the practice of law, and good cause appearing;
It is ORDERED that PERRY J. HODGE is temporarily suspended from the practice of law, effective immediately, and until further Order of this Court; and it is further
ORDERED that all funds, if any, currently existing in any New Jersey financial institution maintained by PERRY J. HODGE pursuant to Rule 1:21-6 shall be restrained from disbursement except on application to this Court, for good cause shown, pending the further Order of this Court; and it is further
ORDERED that PERRY J. HODGE be restrained and enjoined from practicing law during the period of his suspension and that he comply with Rule 1:20-20 dealing with suspended attorneys.
WITNESS, the Honorable Alan B. Handler, Presiding Justice, at Trenton, this 10th day of July, 1996.