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Scott T. Dillon

Bankruptcy and debt Attorney at Huntington, NY

5.0   1 review
  • Licensed for 17 years
    State NY
    Acquired 2006
    Status
    Currently Registered No misconduct found

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About Scott

Learn Scott’s areas of practice.

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Practice areas
  1. Bankruptcy and debt
    90%
    Chapter 11 Bankruptcy is primarily designed to facilitate corporate financial reorganization, to allow businesses to continue to operate while they restructure their debt under a repayment plan

    19 years

  2. Litigation
    10%

    19 years

Scott focuses his practice on bankruptcy litigation, including Chapter 7, Chapter 13 and Chapter 11 filings. He previously was an Associate of another Capital Region firm and a New York City International AMLAW 100 Firm. He has represented secured lenders, debtors, trustees, and creditor committees in consumer and commercial bankruptcies throughout the northeast corridor and has represented national lender institutions.

 

Scott has extensive client representation court experience in U.S. Bankruptcy Courts, U.S. District Courts and New York State Supreme Courts. Scott has represented individuals and companies in all aspects of bankruptcy disputes. He has litigated all manner of bankruptcy disputes including fraud-based / preference actions, claim disputes, non-dischargeability actions, mortgage and lien stripping on residential homes, rejection of executory contracts and leases, relief from automatic stay, objections to confirmation and plan modification, and negotiating and drafting forbearance and recapitalization agreements.

 

Locally, Scott, through Chapter 11, has reorganized a national service provider and liquidated an international company’s car dealership franchise. Scott has international experience representing a creditors’ committee (with over 60,000 creditors) in an international bankruptcy case involving U.K. businesses, and representation of numerous financial services providers and manufacturers in the airline and automotive industries’ Chapter 11 filings.

 

Scott was awarded Academic Achievement Scholarships and Academic Merit Scholarships and earned C.A.L.I. Awards for Academic Excellence in Legal Methods I, Legal Methods II and Federal Income Tax.  He has also contributed to the publication, “Restructuring Sovereign Debt,” in The Law of International Insolvencies and Debt Restructurings, Oxford University, 2006.

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Location

The Law Offices of Avrum J. Rosen, PLLC
38 New Street
Huntington, NY, 11743

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Posted by rdhunter1072 | August 15, 2011
excllent attorney
Scott has been a great attorney and I would recommend him to anyone that need a kind,understanding praticle attorney. He has been the ray of sunshine in the clouded world of that has been the last few years for me. He should really start his own practice.

Cost

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  • Free Consultation 60 minutes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 8.4 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • The Law Offices of Avrum J. Rosen
  • 2013 - Present
  • Attorney
  • Danzig Fishman & Decea
  • 2012 - 2013
  • Senior Associate
  • Tully Rinckey, PLLC
  • 2010 - 2012
  • Asssociate
  • Deily, Mooney & Glastetter, L.L.P
  • 2008 - 2010
  • Associate
  • Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P. Attorneys at Law
  • 2005 - 2008
  • Legal Assistant
  • Hal M. Hirsch, Chapter 7 Trustee
  • 1999 - 2005
  • Paralegal
  • Lester & Fonanetta, PC
  • 1991 - 1999
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Education

  • Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2005
  • Wagner College
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1991

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Dissmissed with Prejudice
  • Dismissed with Prejudice
  • LLC Vs. Creditor
  • Debt Restructure. Stayed in business.

Associations

  • New York State Bar Association
  • 2006 - Present
  • Capital Region Bankruptcy Bar Association
  • 2011 - 2012
  • Albany County Bar Association
  • 2010 - 2012
  • Schenectady County Bar Association
  • 2010 - 2012
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Pro Bono Recognition
  • US Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of New York
  • 2011
  • Honor Roll
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of New York
  • 2011
  • Academic Excellence in Legal Methods I
  • C.A.L.I.
  • 2004
  • Academic Excellence in Legal Methods II
  • C.A.L.I.
  • 2004
  • Academic Excellence in Federal Income Tax
  • C.A.L.I.
  • 2004
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Publications

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Speaking Engagements

  • Til Debt Do Us Part
  • Divorce and Bankruptcy Seminar
  • 2010
  • Plastic Surgery - Getting Out of Debt
  • Debt Relief
  • 2010
  • CLE
  • Matrimonial Dispute and Bankruptcy
  • 2010
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Attorney endorsements

Received (6)
Given (9)
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Unknown Attorney | Feb 13
Relationship: Co-worker
"Bankruptcy and debt relief are difficult situations for many clients, but Scott makes the situation more bearable for his clients with his reassuring knowledge, compassion and personality. I recommend the legal services of Scott Dillon for all those who are in need of financial assistance."
Unknown Attorney | Aug 09
Relationship: Co-worker
"Scott possesses a detailed and thorough grasp of bankruptcy law, combined with the experience and compassion necessary to put his clients at ease. Depsite the stigma that often accompanies a bankruptcy, Scott is able to help his clients see their through an overwhelming and complex process. He does more than just work through the Bankruptcy system; he helps client mark a path toward a more promising financial future."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Jun 17
Relationship: Co-worker
"I have collaborated with Scott on several matters and the experience has always been extremely positive. It is a great tribute to both his personality and his knowledge of bankruptcy and debt relief issues that make is easy to understand and relatable. I would recommend you call Scott if you have any issues with your finances and think there is nowhere to turn."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Apr 20
Relationship: Co-worker
"Scott knows his practice of bankruptcy and foreclosure defense well. It’s not easy to be able to take a practice like bankruptcy and make it an occasion for optimism, but Scott does. He has helped numerous clients out of a hole they didn’t think they would ever get out of in life. With that in mind, I would enthusiastically endorse Scott Dillon"
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Apr 08
Relationship: Co-worker
"Scott is someone who has had experience on both sides of the table, representing creditors and debtors; therefore his knowledge is expanded to both sides which helps those in bankruptcy or foreclosure cases. With that in mind, I would easily recommend Scott Dillon."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Apr 08
Relationship: Supervised lawyer
"Common sense in bankruptcy can be an oxymoron to many people. But after speaking with Scott Dillon about your bankruptcy or foreclosure defense matters, it makes perfect sense on what your options are in your case. I would recommend Scott Dillon any time."
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Scott T. Dillon
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney
Huntington, NY
Licensed for 17 years
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