Disciplinary Reporter Case Digest

Attorney ID 83625
Attorney Name Greenberg, Joel Alan
DBP Docket No. 43 DB 2001
Supreme Court Docket No. 559 D.D. No. 3
County Out of State
Disciplinary Counsel Anthony P. Sodroski
Counsel for Respondent James C. Schwartzman
Decision Date 2001-03-22
Effective Date
Case Digest By ORDER and Opinion dated July 17, 1998, the New Jersey Supreme Court disbarred Respondent FROM the practice of law in that state. In the Matter of Joel Greenberg, 155 N.J. 138, 714 A.2d 243 (1998), cert. denied, 526 U.S. 1132 (1999). On July 1, 1999, Respondent was admitted to the Pennsylvania bar. On December 28, 1999, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court issued a rule to SHOW cause under Pa.R.D.E. 216 directing Respondent to SHOW cause why he should not be reciprocally disbarred based upon the New Jersey Order. By Per Curiam ORDER dated March 22, 2001 and published at 768 A.2d 845, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court discharged the rule to SHOW cause “for the reasons set forth in In the Matter of Iulo, 766 A.2d 335 (Pa. 2001).”
Rule Violation(s)
Discipline Imposed None. Rule to SHOW Cause why reciprocal discipline should not be imposed DISCHARGED.
Points of Law
Report/Opinion not available