SUPREME COURT OF NEW JERSEY
D-93 September Term 2012
072364

IN THE MATTER OF
NICHOLAS KHOUDARY,
AN ATTORNEY AT LAW
(Attorney No. 023571988)

ORDER

The Disciplinary Review Board having filed with the Court its decision in DRB 12-325, concluding that NICHOLAS KHOUDARY of EAST BRUNSWICK, who was admitted to the bar of this State in 1988, should be suspended from the practice of law for a period of two years for violating RPC 3.1(filing a frivolous claim), RPC 8.4(c)(conduct involving dishonesty, fraud, deceit or misrepresentation), and RPC 8.4(d)(conduct prejudicial to the administration of justice), and good cause appearing;

It is ORDERED that NICHOLAS KHOUDARY is suspended from the practice of law for a period of two years and until the further Order of the Court, effective July 5, 2013; and it is further

ORDERED that respondent comply with Rule 1:20-20 dealing with suspended attorneys; and it is further

ORDERED that pursuant to Rule 1:20-20(c), respondent’s failure to comply with the Affidavit of Compliance requirement of Rule 1:20-20(b)(15) may (1) preclude the Disciplinary Review Board from considering respondent’s petition for reinstatement for a period of up to six months from the date respondent files proof of compliance; (2) be found to constitute a violation of RPC 8.1(b) and RPC 8.4(c); and (3) provide a basis for an action for contempt pursuant to Rule 1:10-2; and it is further

ORDERED that the entire record of this matter be made a permanent part of respondent’s file as an attorney at law of this State; and it is further

ORDERED that respondent reimburse the Disciplinary Oversight Committee for appropriate administrative costs and actual expenses incurred in the prosecution of this matter, as provided in Rule 1:20-17.

WITNESS, the Honorable Stuart Rabner, Chief Justice, at Trenton, this 4th day of June, 2013.

Mark Neary
CLERK OF THE SUPREME COURT

Filed: June 6, 2013