On Thursday, January 26, 2023, the New York Supreme Court Appellate Division Third Judicial Department entered an Order striking Maryland Attorney Leah Bury Morabito’s name from the roll of attorneys of the State of New York pursuant to the latter’s application for resignation from the state bar for non-disciplinary reasons.

The case is styled ‘In the Matter of Leah Bury Morabito’ with case no. PM-10-23.

According to the Memorandum and Order on Motion, Morabito has been admitted to practice in New York in 2000. Morabito sought resignation and filed her affidavit on December 12, 2022, to which Attorney Grievance Committee opposed no objection.

Accordingly, the Court, upon determination of Morabito’eligibility to resign for nondisciplinary reasons, ruled in favor of Morabito.

The disposition reads in part:

“ORDERED that Leah Bury Morabito’s application for permission to resign is granted and his nondisciplinary resignation is accepted; and it is further

ORDERED that Leah Bury Morabito’s name is hereby stricken from the roll of attorneys and counselors-at-law of the State of New York, effective immediately, and until further order of this Court.”

As of today, according to her LinkedIn profile, Ms. Morabito practices in Potomac, Maryland. She attended the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, graduating in 1990. Morabito has been licensed in New York, license no. 3895687, as well as in the District of Columbia and Maryland.

A copy of the original filing can be found here.