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Kenneth J. Flickinger

Member

Overview

Kenneth Flickinger practices in the area of commercial litigation with a concentration in representing nationally prominent financial institutions and mortgage servicers. The matters at issue in these cases include commercial and residential foreclosure actions, debt collection matters, loan servicing, lender liability, mortgage fraud, business torts, title issues, predatory lending, credit discrimination, state and federal unfair and deceptive trade practices (UDAP) statutes, and other alleged violations of law arising from his clients’ lending, servicing, and collections activity. Kenneth also represents financial services institutions in defending matters arising under the full range of laws and statutes regulating the consumer finance industry, such as the Truth-in-Lending Act (TILA), the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA), the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), and the Equal Credit Opportunity Act (ECOA). Kenneth counsels mortgage servicers and asset management companies on compliance issues including Consumer Financial Protection Bureau regulations, Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, and New York foreclosure and consumer protection statutes, and has worked closely with general counsels and in-house counsel regarding all aspects of litigation strategy.

Professional Affiliations

  • New York City Bar Association, Member of the Mortgage Foreclosure Task Force

News and Insights

Publications

Speaking Engagements

  • “Time Waits for No One! The Statute of Limitations in NY Foreclosure,” co-presenter, West LegalEdcenter webinar, May 2021. 
  • “COVID-19: NY & Mass. Foreclosure Law and Mass. Obsolete Mortgage Law,” co-presenter, CLE webinar for a firm client corporate legal department, June 2020.