Lawyers, like you, are familiar with the State Bar Court of California and what it represents. Under investigation or discipline, you may feel frustrated or overwhelmed regardless of whether or not you agree with the allegations. However, depending on circumstances, you may not need to be subject to standard disciplinary methods.
Suspension from the California Bar Association is a major employment blow but it doesn't have to be a career killer. Suspension is, by definition, temporary and there is a way back into the good graces of regular membership.