February 7, 1997
IN THE MATTER OF JOSEPH A. PANEPINTO, AN ATTORNEY AT LAW
JOSEPH A. PANEPINTO of JERSEY CITY, who was admitted to the bar of this State in 1970, having pleaded guilty to a federal information charging him with a felony, conspiracy to defraud a financial institution, in violation of 18 U.S.C.A. 371, and good cause appearing;
It is ORDERED that pursuant to Rule 1:20-13(b)(1), JOSEPH A. PANEPINTO is temporarily suspended from the practice of law pending the final resolution of ethics proceedings against him, effective immediately and until the further Order of this Court; and it is further
ORDERED that JOSEPH A. PANEPINTO be restrained and enjoined from practicing law during the period of his suspension; and it is further
ORDERED that JOSEPH A. PANEPINTO comply with Rule 1:20-20 dealing with suspended attorneys.
WITNESS, the Honorable Deborah T. Poritz, Chief Justice, at Trenton, this 7th day of February, 1997.