- SUPREME COURT, APPELLATE DIVISION: SECOND JUDICIAL DEPARTMENT
- Jan 25 2013 (Date Decided)
- Eng, P.J.; Mastro, Rivera, Skelos and Dillon, JJ.
MATTER of Diana M. Vargas, admitted as Diana Monica Vargas, a suspended attorney. (Attorney Registration No. 2773307)Motion by Diana M. Vargas for reinstatement to the Bar as an attorney and counselorat- law. Ms. Vargas was admitted to the Bar at a term of the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court in the Second Judicial Department on September 25, 1996, under the name Diana Monica Vargas. By decision and of this Court dated February 1, 2010, the Grievance Committee for the Tenth Judicial District was authorized to institute and prosecute a disciplinary proceeding against Ms. Vargas and the issues raised were referred to the Hon. Kenneth A. Davis, as Special Referee to hear and report. By opinion and order of this Court dated April 26, 2011, Ms. Vargas was suspended from the practice of law for a period of one year, commencing May 26, 2011, based on three charges of professional misconduct (see Matter of Vargas, 85 AD3d 111).