Attorney Licensee Profile
Gerard Franklin Canevaro #74215
This licensee is prohibited from practicing law in California by order of the California Supreme Court.
License Status: Disbarred
Address: 1599 Luisa St, Santa Fe, NM 87501-4054
County: Non-California County
Phone Number: (505) 988-2367
Fax Number: Not Available
Email: Not Available
Law School: Golden Gate Univ SOL; San Francisco CA
Summaries from the California Bar Journal are based on discipline orders but are not the official records. Not all discipline actions have associated CBJ summaries. Copies of official licensee discipline records are available upon request.
July 2, 2000
GERARD FRANKLIN CANEVARO [#74215], 55, of Santa Fe, N.M., was disbarred July 2, 2000, and was ordered to comply with rule 955.Canevaro failed to comply with rule 955, as required by a 1998 discipline order. He did not submit to the Supreme Court an affidavit attesting that he notified his clients and other pertinent parties of his suspension from practice.He was disciplined in California after having been indefinitely suspended from practice in New Mexico for failing to perform legal services on behalf of a client, relocating his office without notifying his client and failing to return client files, including medical records.His misconduct in New Mexico was found to violate California rules, including failure to competently perform legal services, return client files, communicate with a client and cooperate with a bar investigation.Canevaro did not participate in proceedings in either state, leading to defaults.
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