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New York State Court of Appeals Lists of Attorneys Admitted and Disciplined in the Supreme Court, Appellate Division

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
This series consists of lists of attorneys who were admitted to practice law in the First, Second, Third, and Fourth Departments of the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, as well as lists of attorneys who were disbarred, suspended, or otherwise disciplined in these judicial departments. The series includes a list of female lawyers in New York State up to around 1919.
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0.3 cubic feet
Inclusive Dates:
1896-1940
Series Number:
J2102

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of lists of attorneys who were admitted to practice law in the First, Second, Third, and Fourth Departments of the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division; as well as lists of attorneys who were disbarred, suspended, or otherwise disciplined in these judicial departments. The lists were submitted by Appellate Division court clerks to the New York State Court of Appeals in accordance with the "amended rules of the Appellate Division, Supreme Court." The series includes a list of female lawyers in New York State up to around 1919.

Use of Records

Access Restrictions

Restricted: No access without prior permission of Court of Appeals; Judiciary Law, Section 90.10.

Related Information

Related Materials

Series J3102 New York State Court of Appeals Attorney Admission Affidavits, and

Series J5102 New York State State Board of Law Examiners Register of Law Student Applications Granted and Denied, contain related records.

Custodial History

The Court of Appeals placed these records on deposit at the Historical Documents Collection, Queens College, from 1973-1982.

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