Disciplinary Reporter Case Digest

Attorney ID 22884
Attorney Name Hykel, John J.
DBP Docket No. 9 DB 2002
Supreme Court Docket No. 713 D.D. No. 3
County Philadelphia
Disciplinary Counsel Anthony P. Sodroski
Counsel for Respondent John Rogers Carroll
Decision Date 2002-07-17
Effective Date 2002-01-23
Case Digest On May 5, 2000, Respondent pled guilty to two counts of making false statements to a federal agency, in violation of 18 U.S.C. §1001. As a result of the convictions, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court placed Respondent on temporary suspension on January 23, 2002. By Consent Order of the Immigration Court dated February 7, 2002, Respondent was suspended from practice before the Immigration Courts, the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) and the Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS), for a period of two years retroactive to March 8, 2001. Based upon the Immigration Court’s Consent Order, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court reciprocally suspended Respondent for two years, retroactive to January 23, 2002.
Rule Violation(s)
Discipline Imposed Two Year Reciprocal Suspension Retroactive to 1/23/02
Points of Law
Report/Opinion not available