On Thursday, April 11, 2024, the New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Third Judicial Department accepted the nondisciplinary resignation of attorney James David Toll from the practice of law.

The case is entitled “In the Matter of James David Toll,” with case no. PM-66-24.

Toll had applied to resign from the bar for nondisciplinary reasons. The Attorney Grievance Committee for the Third Judicial Department did not oppose Toll’s application.

In making its decision, the Appellate Court reviewed Toll’s affidavit from February 16, 2024, requesting resignation as well as correspondence from the Deputy Chief Attorney at the grievance committee. The court concluded that Toll was eligible to resign for nondisciplinary reasons.

As a result of accepting his resignation, Toll’s name was stricken from the roll of New York attorneys and ordered by the court to refrain from practicing law or representing himself as an attorney in New York. He must also surrender any Attorney Secure Pass issued to him to the Office of Court Administration within 30 days.

The Disposition states:

“ORDERED that James David Toll’s application for permission to resign is granted and his nondisciplinary resignation is accepted.”

According to avvo.com, Mr. Toll is a personal injury attorney in Livingston, New Jersey. He attended the Albany Law School, graduating in 1980. He acquired his law license in New York in 2008.

A copy of the original filing can be found here.