Attorney Disciplinary Rulings

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

In the Matter of Kevin J. Connolly, an attorney and counselor-at-law:, M-5862 (December 10, 2015)

M-5862 (December 10, 2015)
Before: Peter Tom, J.P., John W. Sweeny, Jr., Dianne T. Renwick, Rosalyn H. Richter, Sallie Manzanet-Daniels, JJ.

Practice Areas: Legal Profession

Disciplinary Proceeding, Appellate Division, Frist Judicial Department

In the Matter of Guy M. Jean-Pierre (now known as Marcelo Dominguez de Guerra, an attorney and counselor-at-law:, M-4462 (October 13, 2015)

M-4462 (October 13, 2015)
Before: Angela M. Mazzarelli, J.P, John W. Sweeny, Jr., Rolando T. Acosta, Rosalyn H. Richter, Sallie Manzanet-Daniels, JJ.

Practice Areas: Legal Profession

Disciplinary Proceeding, Appellate Division, Frist Judicial Department

In the Matter of Daniel D. Kim, an attorney and counselor-at-law:, M-4335 (October 26, 2015)

M-4335 (October 26, 2015)
Before: David Friedman, J.P., John W. Sweeny, Jr., Dianne T. Renwick, Richard T. Andrias, Karla Moskowitz, JJ.

Practice Areas: Legal Profession

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

In the Matter of Adam S. Gottbetter (admitted as Adam Spencer Gottbetter), an attorney and counselor-at-law:, M-4683 (October 26, 2015)

M-4683 (October 26, 2015)
Before: David Friedman, J.P., John W. Sweeny, Jr., Dianne T. Renwick, Richard T. Andrias, Karla Moskowitz, JJ.

Practice Areas: Legal Profession

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

In the Matter of Michael S. Feuer (admitted as Michael Seth Feuer), an suspended attorney:, M-4907 - November 9, 2015

M-4907 - November 9, 2015
Before: Angela M. Mazzarelli, J.P., John W. Sweeny, Jr., Rolando T. Acosta, Dianne T. Renwick, Richard T. Andrias, JJ.

Practice Areas: Legal Profession

Disciplinary Proceeding, Appellate Division, First Judicial Department

In the Matter of Bradley D. Shaw (admitted as Bradley Daniel Shaw), an attorney and counselor-at-law., M-4538 (October 19, 2015)

M-4538 (October 19, 2015)
Before: David Friedman, J.P., Rolando T. Acosta, Dianne T. Renwick, Richard T. Andrias, Karla Moskowitz, JJ.

Practice Areas: Legal Profession

Disciplinary Proceeding, Appellate Division, First Judicial Department

In the Matter of Steven Altman, an attorney and counselor-at-law, M-2324 & M-4137 (September 14, 2015)

M-2324 & M-4137 (September 14, 2015)
Before: David Friedman, J.P., Rolando T. Acosta, Dianne T. Renwick, Sallie Manzanet-Daniels, Judith J. Gische, JJ.

Practice Areas: Legal Profession

Disciplinary Proceeding, Appellate Division, First Judicial Department

In the Matter of Marla L. Stein (admitted as Marla Lauren Schiff), an attorney and counselor-at-law., M-4467 (October 13, 2015)

M-4467 (October 13, 2015)
Before: David Friedman, J.P., Sweeny, Jr., Acosta, Richter, Manzanet-Daniels, JJ.

Practice Areas: Legal Profession

Disciplinary Proceeding, Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department

In the Matter of Steven John Hultquist, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 1675263), 2015-07991

2015-07991
Before: Eng, Mastro, Rivera, Dillon, Sgroi, JJ.

Practice Areas: Legal Profession

Disciplinary Proceeding, Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department

In the Matter of Paul David DiGiacomo, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 2749299), 2015-07888

2015-07888
Before: Eng, P.J., Mastro, Rivera, Dillon, Austin, JJ.

Practice Areas: Legal Profession

Disciplinary Proceeding, Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department

In the Matter of Ira S. Levine, admitted as Ira Levine, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 1742428), 2014-03393

2014-03393
Before: Eng, P.J., Rivera, Dillon, Balkin, Sgroi, JJ.

Practice Areas: Legal Profession

Disciplinary Proceeding, Appellate Division, First Department

In the Matter of Jennifer L. McCann, (admitted as Jennifer Lynn McCann), an attorney and counselor-at-law:, M-5605 - December 10, 2015

M-5605 - December 10, 2015
Before: Tom, JP, Friedman, Sweeny, Jr., Richter, Manzanet-Daniels, JJ.

Practice Areas: Legal Profession

Disciplinary Proceeding, Appellate Division, First Judicial Department

In the Matter of Trevor A. Reid, an attorney and counselor-at-law:, M-3718 - September 11, 2015

M-3718 - September 11, 2015
Before: Peter Tom, J.P., Rolando T. Acosta, Karla Moskowitz, Rosalyn H. Richter, Sallie Manzanet-Daniels, JJ.

Practice Areas: Legal Profession

Disciplinary Proceeding, Appellate Division, Second Department

In the Matter of Steven M. Drapala, admitted as Steven Mark Drapala. (Attorney Registration No. 2455459), 2015-08020

2015-08020
Before: Eng, P.J., Mastro, Rivera, Dillon, Barros, JJ.

Practice Areas: Legal Profession

Disciplinary Proceeding, Appellate Division, First Judicial Department

In the Matter of Robert F. Coyne (admitted as Robert Franklin Coyne), a suspended attorney. , M-4284 - October 1, 2015

M-4284 - October 1, 2015
Before: Sweeny, Jr., J.P., Renwick, Saxe, Gische, Kapnick, JJ.

Practice Areas: Legal Profession

Disciplinary Proceeding, Appellate Division, First Department

In the Matter of Michael Benenati, an attorney and counselor-at-law., M-4361 - October 23, 2015

M-4361 - October 23, 2015
Before: Gonzalez, P.J., Sweeny, Jr., Acosta, Manzanet-Daniels, Kapnick, JJ.

Practice Areas: Legal Profession

Disciplinary Proceeding, APPELLATE DIVISION, FIRST DEPARTMENT

In the Matter of Michael L. Silverman, a suspended attorney, M-5005

M-5005
Before: Friedman, J.P., Sweeny, Jr., Acosta, Moskowitz, Manzanet-Daniels, JJ.

Practice Areas: Legal Profession

Disciplinary Proceeding, Appellate Division, Second Department

In the Matter of Barry Alan Hoffberg, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 2708543), 2015-02465

2015-02465
Before: Eng, P.J., Mastro, Rivera, Dillon, Dickerson, JJ.

Practice Areas: Legal Profession

Disciplinary Proceeding, Appellate Division, Second Department

In the Matter of Neil Harris Ackerman, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 1805811), 2014-07554

2014-07554
Before: Eng, P.J., Mastro, Rivera, Dillon, Miller, JJ.

Practice Areas: Legal Profession

Disciplinary Proceeding, Appellate Division, First Department

In the Matter of Richard A. Kassel, (admitted as Richard Adam Kassel), an attorney and counselor-at-law:, M-4414 - October 9, 2015

M-4414 - October 9, 2015
Before: Gonzalez, P.J., Friedman, Richter, Gische, Kapnick, JJ.

Practice Areas: Legal Profession

Disciplinary Proceeding, Appellate Division, First Department

In the Matter of Arthur Friedman, an attorney and counselor-at-law, M-4400 - November 30, 2015

M-4400 - November 30, 2015
Before: Gonzalez, P.J., Friedman, Sweeny, Jr., Gische, Kapnick, JJ.

Practice Areas: Legal Profession

Disciplinary Proceeding, Appellate Division, First Department

In the Matter of Robert Radman, an attorney and counselor-at-law:, M-6329 (January 26, 2015)

M-6329 (January 26, 2015)
Before: Mazzarelli, J.P, Sweeny, Jr., Renwick, Feinman, Kapnick, JJ.

Practice Areas: Legal Profession

Disciplinary Proceeding, Appellate Division, Second Department

In the Matter of Mathew R. Sheldon, admitted as Mathew Ross Sheldon, a suspended attorney. (Attorney Registration No. 3017977), 2014-00898

2014-00898
Before: Eng, P.J., Rivera, Dillon, Balkin, Austin, JJ.

Practice Areas: Legal Profession