Attorney Disciplinary Rulings

Disciplinary Proceeding, Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department

In the Matter of Diane B. Groom, admitted as Diane Barbara Groom, a suspended attorney. (Attorney Registration No. 2966885), 2013-06312

2013-06312
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., William F. Mastro, Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Jeffrey A. Cohen, JJ.

Disciplinary Proceeding, Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department

In the Matter of Gregory X. Hesterberg, admitted as Gregory Xavier Hesterberg, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 1027366), 2016-12872

2016-12872
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., William F. Mastro, Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Ruth C. Balkin, JJ.

Disciplinary Proceeding, Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department

In the Matter of Anthony V. Guardino, admitted as Anthony Vincent Guardino, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 1641885), 2015-12341

2015-12341
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Ruth C. Balkin, John M. Leventhal, JJ.

Disciplinary Proceeding, Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department

In the Matter of Paul Arthur Johnson, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 2839348), 2016-10999

2016-10999
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., William F. Mastro, Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Sheri S. Roman, JJ.

Disciplinary Proceeding, Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department

In the Matter of Mario A. Campos, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 3005436), 2016-12780

2016-12780
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., William F. Mastro, Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Ruth C. Balkin, JJ.

Disciplinary Proceeding, Supreme Court of the State of New York, Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department

In the Matter of David Alan Pravda, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 1336064), 2015-05319

2015-05319
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., William F. Mastro, Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Leonard B. Austin, JJ.

Disciplinary Proceeding, Supreme Court, Appellate Division, First Judicial Department

In the Matter of Simone R. Coley, an attorney and counselor-at-law., M-44 (January 30, 2017)

M-44 (January 30, 2017)
Before: Rolando T. Acosta, J.P, Dianne T. Renwick, Karla Moskowitz, Paul G. Feinman, Ellen Gesmer, JJ.

Disciplinary Proceeding, Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department

In the Matter of Michael L. Gangadeen, a suspended attorney. (Attorney Registration No. 2647279), 2015-10004

2015-10004
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Ruth C. Balkin, Jeffrey A. Cohen, JJ.

Disciplinary Proceeding, Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department

In the Matter of Matthew Thomas Libous, a suspended attorney. (Attorney Registration No. 4260055), 2015-04815

2015-04815
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., William F. Mastro, Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Ruth C. Balkin, JJ.

Disciplinary Proceeding, Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department

In the Matter of Charles A. Petitto, admitted as Charles Angelo Petitto, a suspended attorney. (Attorney Registration No. 1941533), 2016-00437

2016-00437
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Ruth C. Balkin, Jeffrey A. Cohen, JJ.

Disciplinary Proceeding, Supreme Court of the State of New York, Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department

In the Matter of Andrew James Schatkin, an attorney and counselor-at-law (Attorney Registration No. 1056431), 2015-10868

2015-10868
Before: Reinaldo E. Rivera, J.P. Mark C. Dillon, Ruth C. Balkin, John M. Leventhal, Robert J. Miller, JJ.

Disciplinary Proceeding, Supreme Court, Appellate Division, First Judicial Department

In the Matter of Wesley G. Wallen (admitted as Wesley Gersham Wallen), an attorney and counselor-at-law., Motion No. 334 (January 31, 2017)

Motion No. 334 (January 31, 2017)
Before: Rolando T. Acosta, J.P., Dianne T. Renwick, Karla Moskowitz, Paul G. Feinman, Ellen Gesmer, JJ.

Disciplinary Proceeding, Supreme Court, Appellate Division, First Judicial Department

In the Matter of Stephan L. Rosenbaum, an attorney and counselor-at-law., M-5907 (February 3, 2017)

M-5907 (February 3, 2017)
Before: John W. Sweeny, Jr., J.P., Richard T. Andrias, Sallie Manzanet-Daniels, Judith J. Gische, Troy K. Webber, JJ.

Appellate Division, 
Second Department

In the Matter of Joseph R. Sanchez, an attorney and counselor-at-law, 2016-04730

2016-04730
Eng, P.J., Rivera, Dillon, Balkin, Cohen, JJ.

Disciplinary Proceeding, Supreme Court, Appellate Division, First Judicial Department

In the Matter of Scott B. Gilly, an attorney and counselor-at-law., M-5885 (December 16, 2016)

M-5885 (December 16, 2016)
Before: Peter Tom, J.P., Rolando T. Acosta, Angela M. Mazzarelli, Karla Moskowitz, Judith J. Gische, JJ.

Disciplinary Proceeding, Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department

In the Matter of Feng Li, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 4201208), 2010-05818

2010-05818
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Ruth C. Balkin, Cheryl E. Chambers, JJ.

Disciplinary Proceeding, Supreme Court of the State of New York, Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department

In the Matter of Howard M. Adelsberg, admitted as Howard Michael Adelsberg, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 2101970), 2015-00179

2015-00179
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., William F. Mastro, Mark C. Dillon, Ruth C. Balkin, L. Priscilla Hall, JJ.

Disciplinary Proceeding, Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department

In the Matter of Peter L. Rand, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 2449569), 2015-05351

2015-05351
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Ruth C. Balkin, Cheryl E. Chambers, JJ.

Appellate Division, 
Second Department

In the Matter of Darrell J. Conway, a suspended attorney, 2016-04176

Matter of Darrell J. Conway, a suspended attorney 2016-04176
Eng, P.J., Mastro, Dillon, Balkin, Barros, JJ.

Disciplinary Proceeding, Supreme Court, Appellate Division, First Judicial Department

In the Matter of Mark D. Bogard (admitted as Mark Daryl Bogard), an attorney and counselor-at-law, M-6099 (December 12, 2016)

M-6099 (December 12, 2016)
Before: Angela M. Mazzarelli, J.P., Rolando T. Acosta, Sallie Manzanet-Daniels, Troy K. Webber, Ellen Gesmer, JJ.

Disciplinary Proceeding, Supreme Court, Appellate Division, First Judicial Department

In the Matter of Carlos Moreno, an attorney and counselor-at-law, Motion No. 4237 - (January 3, 2017)

Motion No. 4237 - (January 3, 2017)
Before: John W. Sweeny, Jr., J.P., Dianne T. Renwick, Richard T. Andrias, Marcy L. Kahn, Ellen Gesmer,

Disciplinary Proceeding, Supreme Court, Appellate Division, First Judicial Department

In the Matter of Trevor A. Reid, a suspended attorney., M-5860 - (December 21, 2016

M-5860 - (December 21, 2016
Before: Peter Tom, J.P., Rolando T. Acosta, Rosalyn H. Richter, Karla Moskowitz, Sallie Manzanet-Daniels, JJ.

Disciplinary Proceeding, Supreme Court, Appellate Division, First Judicial Department

In the Matter of Mark A. Hidalgo, (admitted as Mark Anthony Hidalgo), an attorney and counselor-at-law., M-6357 - January 13, 2017

M-6357 - January 13, 2017
Before: John W. Sweeny, Jr., J.P., Rolando T. Acosta, Karla Moskowitz, Barbara R. Kapnick, Marcy L. Kahn, JJ.

Disciplinary Proceeding, Supreme Court of the State of New York Appellate Division, Second Judicial Departmen

In the Matter of Yana Shtindler, a suspended attorney. (Attorney Registration No. 3910353), 2015-04200

2015-04200
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Ruth C. Balkin, John M. Leventhal, JJ.

Disciplinary Proceeding, Supreme Court of the State of New York, Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department

In the Matter of Michael David Garber, a suspended attorney. (Attorney Registration No. 2133114), 2016-09942

2016-09942
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Ruth C. Balkin, Francesca E. Connolly, JJ.

Disciplinary Proceeding, Supreme Court of the State of New York, Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department

In the Matter of Richard Craig Becker, an attorney and counselor-at-law, respondent. (Attorney Registration No. 2673630), 2016-06860

2016-06860
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Ruth C. Balkin, Hector D. Lasalle, JJ.