On Thursday, November 30, 2023, the Supreme Court of the State of New York, Appellate Division, Third Judicial Department, issued a decision in the matter of attorney Nadav Joseph Karasov. The court granted Karasov’s application for permission to resign from the New York bar for non-disciplinary reasons.

The case is entitled “In the Matter of Nadav Joseph Karasov,” with case no. PM-264-23.

According to the decision, Karasov submitted an affidavit sworn on September 21, 2023, and filed on October 2, 2023, requesting to resign from the bar for non-disciplinary reasons. The Attorney Grievance Committee for the Third Judicial Department did not oppose Karasov’s application. The court determined that Karasov was eligible to resign for non-disciplinary reasons and granted his application.

Effective immediately, Karasov’s name was stricken from the roll of attorneys and counselors-at-law of the State of New York. He was commanded to desist and refrain from practicing law in any form in the State of New York, either as principal or as agent, clerk, or employee of another. Karasov was also forbidden to appear as an attorney or counselor-at-law before any court, judge, justice, board, commission, or other public authority, or to give to another an opinion as to the law or its application, or any advice in relation thereto, or to hold himself out in any way as an attorney and counselor-at-law in this State.

The court ordered Karasov to surrender to the Office of Court Administration any Attorney Secure Pass issued to him within 30 days of the date of the decision.

The Disposition states:

“ORDERED that Nadav Joseph Karasov’s application for permission to resign is granted and his nondisciplinary resignation is accepted,”

According to LinkedIn, he is an attorney at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission in Washington, District of Columbia. He attended the George Washington University Law School. He acquired his law license in New York in 2019.

A copy of the original filing can be found here.