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Matthew B. Johnson

Senior Counsel

(212) 453-0767
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Philadelphia
Three Logan Square
1717 Arch Street
Suite 610
Philadelphia, PA 19103


New York
One Battery Park Plaza
28th Floor
New York, NY 10004


Education

J.D., University of Minnesota Law School, 1996

  • Dean’s List 1993-94, 1994-95
  • Misdemeanor Defense and Prosecution Clinics
  • Maynard Pirsig Moot Court

B.A., Political Science and International Relations, University of Wisconsin at Madison, 1992

  • Dean’s List 1989-90, 1990-91

Matthew B. Johnson is Senior Counsel in the New York office of Gordon & Rees and is a member of the Commercial Litigation, Professional Liability, and Bankruptcy, Restructuring & Creditors' Rights practice groups. Mr. Johnson's practice focuses on defending creditors, debt buyers, debt collectors and attorneys in actions arising under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, the Fair Credit Reporting Act and the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, as well as state laws and regulations governing credit and collections activity.

Mr. Johnson also advises clients on compliance matters and assists them in minimizing potential liability while maintaining productivity.

Mr. Johnson utilizes his prior experience as in-house counsel for a large business process outsourcing company as well as a Compliance Attorney with ACA International to provide his clients with the level of service they expect.

Admissions

New York
New Jersey
Connecticut
Minnesota (Inactive)
U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
U.S. District Court, Western District of New York
U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York
U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut
U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota

Memberships

New York State Bar Association
Minnesota State Bar Association
ACA International

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