May 1, 2014
In the Matter of ATTORNEYS IN VIOLATION OF JUDICIARY LAW § 468-a. COMMITTEE ON PROFESSIONAL STANDARDS, ON MOTION, Petitioner; and SCOTT NICHOLAS FIERRO, Respondent. (Attorney Registration No. 4077806)
This decision is subject to revision before publication in the New York reporter.
Monica A. Duffy, Committee on Professional Standards, Albany, for petitioner.
Scott Nicholas Fierro, Elmira, respondent, Pro se.
Before: Peters, P.J., Lahtinen,
Stein and McCarthy, JJ.
Respondent, who was admitted to practice by this Court in 2002, was suspended by this Court's order dated January 30, 2014 for failure to comply with the attorney registration requirements of Judiciary Law § 468-a (113 A.D.3d 1020, 979 N.Y.S.2d 548 ).
Respondent now requests reinstatement on the ground that he has complied with the attorney registration requirements of Judiciary Law § 468-a and the Rules of the Chief Administrator of the Courts ( see 22 NYCRR part 118). Petitioner does not object to respondent's application.
Respondent's application is granted and he is ordered reinstated, effective immediately.
Peters, P.J., Lahtinen, Stein and McCarthy, JJ., concur.
ORDERED that respondent's application is granted; and it is further
ORDERED that respondent is reinstated as an attorney and counselor-at-law in the State of New York, effective immediately.