Attorney Disciplinary Rulings

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.

Disciplinary Proceeding, Supreme Court, Appellate Division First Judicial Department

In the Matter of Michael J. Aviles (admitted as Michael John Aviles), an attorney and counselor-at-law, Motion No. 6375 - January 24, 2017

Motion No. 6375 - January 24, 2017
Before: Rolando T. Acosta, P.J., Rosalyn H. Richter, Angela M. Mazzarelli, Karla Moskowitz, Sallie Manzanet-Daniels, JJ.

Disciplinary Proceeding, Supreme Court, Appellate Division First Judicial Department

In the Matter of William E. Baroni, (admitted as William Edward Baroni, Jr.), an attorney and counselor-at-law., M-220 (March 24, 2017)

M-220 (March 24, 2017)
Before: Rolando T. Acosta, J.P., Dianne T. Renwick, Sallie Manzanet-Daniels, Barbara R. Kapnick, Troy K. Webber, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Mark F. Dickson, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 1388917) , 2017-01500

2017-01500
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 Picard Losier, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 1944438), 2017-00757

2017-00757
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., William F. Mastro, Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Joseph J. Maltese, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Douglas Kuber, an attorney and counselor-at-law., Motion No. 944- April 4, 2017

Motion No. 944- April 4, 2017
Before: David Friedman, J.P., Rosalyn H. Richter, Paul G. Feinman, Judith J. Gische, Ellen Gesmer, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Michael Gerard Grimm, a suspended attorney. (Attorney Registration No. 4061974), 2015-01784

2015-01784
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Ruth C. Balkin, Sandra L. Sgroi, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Steven C. Bartley, an attorney and counselor-at-law., Motion No. 192 - February 14, 2017

Motion No. 192 - February 14, 2017
Before: David Friedman, J.P., Richard T. Andrias, Paul G. Feinman, Barbara R. Kapnick, Ellen Gesmer, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Siddharth G. Dubal, an attorney and counselor-at-law, Motion No. 1192 - April 3, 2017

Motion No. 1192 - April 3, 2017
Before: David Friedman, J.P., Rosalyn H. Richter, Paul G. Feinman, Judith J. Gische, Ellen Gesmer, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Mitchell S. Ross, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 1976166), 2014-02655

2014-02655
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., William F. Mastro, Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, L. Priscilla Hall, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Andrew Y. Lin, admitted as Andrew Youngson Lin, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 2811859), 2016-02861

2016-02861
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., William F. Mastro, Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Sandra L. Sgroi, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Richard C. Mooney, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 2222156), 2017-00124

2017-00124
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., William F. Mastro, Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon Leonard B. Austin, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Stephen A. Zorn, admitted as Stephen Alan Zorn, a suspended attorney. (Attorney Registration No. 2136786), 2016-03356

2016-03356
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., William F. Mastro, Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Hector D. Lasalle, JJ.

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

In the Matter of William E. Gahwyler, Jr., a suspended attorney. (Attorney Registration No. 2401917), 2016-12315

2016-12315
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, First Judicial Department

In the Matter of Theophilus Maranga, (admitted as Theophilus Fuseini-Bart), an attorney and counselor-at-law, M-107

M-107
Before: Peter Tom, J.P., Rolando T. Acosta, Rosalyn H. Richter, Sallie Manzanet-Daniels, Marcy L. Kahn, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Jeffrey L. Lessoff, (admitted as Jeffrey Lewis Lessoff), a suspended attorney, M-5908/M-6384 - February 24, 2017

M-5908/M-6384 - February 24, 2017
Before: Peter Tom, J.P., Angela M. Mazzarelli, Richard T. Andrias, Karla Moskowitz, Ellen Gesmer, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Aaron Davidson, an attorney and counselor-at-law., Motion No. 175 - March 10, 2017

Motion No. 175 - March 10, 2017
Before: Peter Tom, J.P., Karla Moskowitz, Paul G. Feinman, Judith J. Gische, Barbara R. Kapnick, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Loreto S. Kudera, (admitted as Loreto Suarez Kudera), an attorney and counselor-at-law., Motion No. 811 - March 14, 2017

Motion No. 811 - March 14, 2017
Before: Rolando T. Acosta, J.P.,, Rosalyn H. Richter, Richard T. Andrias, Marcy L. Kahn, Ellen Gesmer, JJ.

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

In the Matter of Kathy Dianne Bailey, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 2262194), 2016-11314

2016-11314
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., Reinaldo E. Rivera, Mark C. Dillon, Ruth C. Balkin, Hector D. Lasalle, JJ.

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

In the Matter of William Anthony DiConza, an attorney and counselor-at-law. (Attorney Registration No. 2023174), 2015-06070

2015-06070
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., William F. Mastro, Mark C. Dillon, Ruth C. Balkin, Cheryl E. Chambers, JJ.

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

Matter of Katzman, 2016-11314

2016-12791
Before: Frandall 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 Owen Chambers, a suspended attorney. (Attorney Registration No. 3974284), 2014-05147

2014-05147
Before: Randall T. Eng, P.J., William F. Mastro, Mark C. Dillon, Ruth C. Balkin, John M. Leventhal, JJ.

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.