TO: THE COURT
OF APPEALS, SANDIGANBAYAN, COURT OF TAX APPEALS, REGIONAL TRIAL COURTS,
SHARI'A DISTRICT COURTS, METROPOLITAN TRIAL COURTS, MUNICIPAL TRIAL
IN CITIES, MUNICIPAL TRIAL COURTS, MUNICIPAL CIRCUIT TRIAL COURTS,
CIRCUIT COURTS AND THE INTEGRATED BAR OF THE PHILIPPINES.
OF ATTY. FRANCISCO R. LLAMAS FROM THE PRACTICE OF LAW FOR ONE (1) YEAR.
for the information and guidance of all concerned are pertinent
of the decision of the 2nd Division of this Court, in Administrative
No. 4749 entitled "Soliman M. Santos, Jr., vs. Atty. Franciso R.
dated January 20, 2000, to wit:chanroblesvirtuallawlibrary
to pay his IBP dues and his misrepresentation in the pleadings he filed
in court indeed merit the most severe penalty. However, in view of
advanced age, his express willingness to pay his dues and plea for a
temperate application of the law, we believe the penalty of one year
from the practice of law or until he has paid his IBP dues, whichever
later, is appropriate.cralaw
Atty. Francisco R. Llamas is SUSPENDED from the practice of law for ONE
(1) YEAR, or until he has paid his IBP dues, whichever is later. x