Attorney Disciplinary Rulings

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

In the Matter of Jay B. Zucker, M-1940

and

In the Matter of Steven J. Kwestel (admitted as Steven Jeffrey Kwestel), M-1940,

both attorney's and counselor's-at-law. (April 25, 2017)

Motion No. 1940, 1941 (April 25, 2017)
Before: John W. Sweeny, Jr., J.P., Dianne T. Renwick, Richard T. Andrias, Ellen Gesmer, Marcy L. Kahn, JJ.

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

In the Matter of George P. Stasiuk, an suspended attorney., Motion No. 948 - April 17, 2017

Motion No. 948 - April 17, 2017
Before: Rolando T. Acosta, J.P., Dianne T. Renwick, Angela M. Mazzarelli, Judith J. Gische, Ellen Gesmer, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Peter S. Baranowicz, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 1922897), 2016-10939

2016-10939
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., William F. Mastro, Reinaldo E. RiveraMark C. Dillon, Ruth C. Balkin, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Jonathan P. Flom, admitted as Jonathan Paltiel Flom, a suspended attorney. (Attorney Registration No. 2102416), 2016-10266

2016-10266
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Ruth C. Balkin, Leonard B. Austin, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Nicholas Fitzgerald, an attorney and counselor-at-law, Motion No. 2533 - June 5, 2017

Motion No. 2533 - June 5, 2017
Before: David Friedman, J.P., Troy K. Webber, Marcy L. Kahn, Ellen Gesmer, Cynthia S. Kern, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Michael J. Moshan, (admitted as Michael Jason Moshan), an attorney and counselor-at-law., Motion No. 2319 - May 16, 2017

Motion No. 2319 - May 16, 2017
Before: Peter Tom, J.P., John W. Sweeny, Jr., Sallie Manzanet-Daniels, Richard T. Andrias, Karla Moskowitz, JJ.

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

In the Matter of W. Marilynn Pierre, an attorney and counselor-at-law., M-6540, M-1377 (June 14, 2017)

M-6540, M-1377 (June 14, 2017)
Before: John W. Sweeny, Jr., J.P., Angela M. Mazzarelli, Troy K. Webber, Marcy L. Kahn, Cynthia S. Kern, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Joel M. Gluck, an attorney and counselor-at-law., Motion No. 1445 - April 20, 2017

Motion No. 1445 - April 20, 2017
Before: David Friedman, J.P., Sallie Manzanet-Daniels, Karla Moskowitz, Barbara R. Kapnick, Troy K. Webber, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Daniel Franklin Spitalnic, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 4130092), 2017-06013

2017-06013
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Ruth C. Balkin, Robert J. Miller, JJ

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

In the Matter of Louis J. Aebischer, Jr., admitted as Louis John Aebischer, Jr., an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 1290220), 2017-00754

2017-00754
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 Randy M. Levine, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 2661205), 2017-05649

2017-05649
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Ruth C. Balkin, Colleen D. Duffy, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Pamela Lee, admitted as Pamela Terraine Lee, a suspended attorney. (Attorney Registration No. 2827582), 2016-02400

2016-02400
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 Arnab Bhukta, a suspended attorney. (Attorney Registration No. 4659470), 2016-00366

2016-00366
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., William F. Mastro, Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, John M. Leventhal, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Alan Podhaizer, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 2498681), 2016-11697

2016-11697
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Ruth C. Balkin, Sandra L. Sgroi, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Steven C. Brodsky, (admitted as Steven Charles Brodsky), an attorney and counselor-at-law., Motion No. 2579 - May 31, 2017

Motion No. 2579 - May 31, 2017
Before: Rolando T. Acosta, P.J., Rosalyn H. Richter, Troy K. Webber, Marcy L. Kahn, Ellen Gesmer, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Steven S. Herzberg, an attorney and counselor-at-law, Motion No. 2274 - May 22, 2017

Motion No. 2274 - May 22, 2017
Before: David Friedman, J.P., Angela M. Mazzarelli, Karla Moskowitz, Judith J. Gische, Ellen Gesmer, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Edward M. Char (admitted as Edward Martin Char), an attorney and counselor-at-law., Motion No. 2273 - May 22, 2017

Motion No. 2273 - May 22, 2017
Before: David Friedman, J.P, Angela M. Mazzarelli, Karla Moskowitz, Judith J. Gische, Ellen Gesmer, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Israel A. Burns, admitted as Israel Adam Burns, an attorney and counselor-at-law, respondent. (Attorney Registration No. 5050414), 2017-04689

2017-04689
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Ruth C. Balkin, Francesca E. Connolly, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Ian M. Fields, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 2934479), 2017-03004

2017-03004
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., William F. Mastro, Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Valerie Brathwaite Nelson, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Mona R. Conway, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 4182846), 2016-13167

2016-13167
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Ruth C. Balkin, L. Priscilla Hall, JJ.

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

In the Matter of D. Andrew Marshall (admitted as Darrell Andrew Marshall), an attorney and counselor-at-law., M-144/M-2420 (May 3, 2017)

M-144/M-2420 (May 3, 2017)
Before: Rolando T. Acosta, J.P., Rosalyn H. Richter, Sallie Manzanet-Daniels, Judith J. Gische, Troy K. Webber, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Edward N. Kiss, an attorney and counselor-at-law., Motion No. 1346 - May 11, 2017

Motion No. 1346 - May 11, 2017
Before: Peter Tom, J.P., David Friedman, John W. Sweeny, Jr., Rosalyn H. Richter, Judith J. Gische, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Mikhail A. Shedrinsky, (admitted as Mikhail Alexander Shedrinsky), a suspended attorney., Motion No. 2224 - May 22, 2017

Motion No. 2224 - May 22, 2017
Before: David Friedman, J.P., Rosalyn H. Richter, Richard T. Andrias, Judith J. Gische, Marcy L. Kahn, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Brian William Raum, a suspended attorney., Motion No. 1789 - May 4, 2017

Motion No. 1789 - May 4, 2017
Before: David Friedman, J.P., Richard T. Andrias, Karla Moskowitz, Barbara R. Kapnick, Troy K. Webber, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Michael J. Kohn, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 1677632), 2015-09745

2015-09745
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., William F. Mastro, Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Sandra L. Sgroi, JJ.

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

In the Matter of John J. McGrath, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 3004181), 2016-02203

2016-02203
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., William F. Mastro, Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Betsy Barros, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Pamela Bruce Stuart, an attorney and counselor-at-law.(Attorney Registration No. 1206044), 2017-01323

2017-01323
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., William F. Mastro, Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Robert J. Miller, JJ

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

In the Matter of Jason Matthew Butler, an attorney. (Attorney Registration No. 2974103), 2017-00632

2017-00632
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 Yehuda David Taller, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 2824118), 2016-00970

2016-00970
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 Nicholas Nicosia, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 4330304), 2017-00279

2017-00279
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., William F. Mastro, Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Cheryl E. Chambers, JJ.