On Thursday, August 17, 2023, the Supreme Court of the State of New York, Appellate Division, Third Judicial Department announced that it had granted the application of attorney Zachary Alfredson Cobb to resign from the NY bar for non-disciplinary reasons.

The case is entitled “In the Matter of Zachary Alfredson Cobb,” case no. PM-178-23.

According to the court document, Cobb filed a motion seeking to resign from the New York State Bar on June 7, 2023, to which the Attorney Grievance Committee did not file any objection.

Following a thorough review of the application, the Court, having determined Cobb’s eligibility to resign for non-disciplinary reasons, granted and accepted his resignation.

Cobb’s name was struck from the roll of attorneys and counselors-at-law of the State of New York and was prohibited from practicing law in any capacity, appearing as an attorney in court, providing legal opinions or advice, or holding himself out as an attorney.

According to his LinkedIn page, Mr. Zachary Alfredson Cobb attended Columbia Law School, graduating in 2017. He is listed as a Trial Attorney for the U.S. Department of Justice, Tax Division-Criminal Enforcement Section in Washington, D.C. Cobb had been licensed to practice in New York in 2018, license no. 5567300.

A copy of the original filing can be found here.