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Michael J. Catalfimo Speaks to NYS Sheriffs’ Association on Collection Law


Michael J. Catalfimo was a featured speaker at the New York Sheriffs’ Association Institute 2016 Civil Supervisors’ Training Program on May 11, 2016, in Saratoga Springs, New York.  The conference was attended by statewide members of the Civil Division Supervisors.  The annual training program is focused on best practices for the service of process and the handling of funds related to service, including issues related to new technology, case law, and statute updates, handling and preserving public records, and working with county and state accounting agencies to ensure that all records are accurately maintained.

Mr. Catalfimo spoke on the topic “Collection Law Counsel’s Perspectives on Sheriffs’ Civil Divisions”.  His presentation focused on building productive relationships between collection law counsel and the members of the civil divisions of the New York State Sheriffs’ Departments, specifically discussing effective communication strategies and problem-solving techniques.

Michael J. Catalfimo is a Shareholder and Managing Director at Carter Conboy.  He concentrates his practice in the fields of creditors’ rights, business and property law and litigation, family law, and general civil litigation. He earned his J.D. degree, magna cum laude, from Boston College Law School and his B.A. degree, with all college honors, in government from Skidmore College. Mr. Catalfimo is active in numerous professional associations, including the American and New York State bar associations, the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, and the American Bankruptcy Institute. He chairs the Board of Directors of the American Legal and Financial Network, the nation’s largest network of residential mortgage foreclosure attorneys, servicing agents and ancillary service providers; and sits on the Steering Committee of the American Law Firm Association’s business litigation practice group. Mr. Catalfimo is a past-president of both the Washington County Bar Association and the Federation of Bar Associations of the Fourth Judicial District; and a former adjunct professor of business law at Skidmore College. He is a frequent speaker on creditors’ rights and real property law topics. He can be reached

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