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About Me

Languages Spoken: American Sign Language

Practice Areas


  1. Debt Settlement: 40%
    32 years
  2. Bankruptcy & Debt: 25%
    32 years
  3. Divorce & Separation: 15%
    21 years
  4. Credit Repair: 10%
    21 years
  5. Other: 10%
  6. More 



Hourly ($150-250/hour), Contingent (10-30%), Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

13 total 

  • Brent R. Hardy

    I endorse Anthony without reservation. He has demonstrated an exceptional grasp of the law and has the skills of a superb litigator.


    Brent Hardy Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Robert Jeremy Nahoum

    Anthony is a highly knowledgeable and skilled advocate. I know his work and know him to be the go to consumer attorney in up-state New York. For these reasons, I do not hesitate to endorse this lawyer.


    Robert Nahoum Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Anthony J. Pietrafesa Esq

1971 Western Avenue
Albany, NY, 12203

120 East Washington Street
Syracuse, NY, 132021



NYCurrently registered 198303/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Deputy General CounselNYS OCFS2003 - 2008
Assistant CounselNYS HESC1999 - 2003
Assistant Attorney GeneralNew York State Attorney General's Office1995 - 1999
PartnerWesterman & Pietrafesa1986 - 1999
Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Association of Consumer AdvocatesMember2006 - Present
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Ellis vs Cohen & Slamowitz LLPSettled
Hess vs Cohen & Slamowitzsettled
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Publication NameTitleDate
WNYT News Channel 13Tony speaks on the Target Data Breach2014
Schenectady GazetteTony fighting Tax Lien Foreclosures2013
NYS Slip OpinionsTony beats back a repo, wins damages for consumer2012
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Syracuse University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1981
Colgate UniversityHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1978