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Daniel A. Fass

dfass@klapperfass.com
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Phone: 914-287-6466 Ext: 20
Fax: 914-287-6422

170 Hamilton Ave
White Plains, New York 10601

Daniel A. Fass, born in New York City in 1952, is a 1977 graduate of Hofstra University School of Law, where he participated in the New York State Assembly Legislative Intern Program. Prior to forming Klapper & Fass as a principal debt collection lawyer , he was an Assistant Attorney General with the Antitrust Bureau of the New York State Attorney General's Office. Thereafter, he was an associate with the firm of Schekter Aber Rishty & Goldstein, P.C., and then became Vice President and General Counsel of Benton Energy Corporation. Mr. Fass has served as a Special Master in the New York State Supreme Court and is a member of the Commercial Law League of America and the New York State Bar Association. Mr. Fass has extensive experience in representing equipment lessors and lenders in the commercial litigation and bankruptcy areas prior to his present position as a New York collection attorney .

Over thirty-five years as a practicing litigator, trial attorney and corporate and business counselor. Areas of expertise include contract law; sales, equipment leasing and secured transactions; business law, including shareholder and partnership disputes; commercial debt collection, including judgment enforcement and fraudulent transfers; real estate disputes, including lease litigation and specific performance actions; construction law and mechanics lien foreclosure; commercial real estate foreclosure; business entity formation, including stock sale agreements, shareholder and partnership agreements and limited liability company operating agreements.

Education

J.D., Hofstra University School of Law, 1977
Legislative Intern, NYS State Assemb

B.A., University of Wisconsin, 1974

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice New York State, 1978
U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals, 2011
U.S. Third Circuit Court of Appeals, 1980
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of N.Y., 1978
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of NY, 1978
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of NY, 2009
U.S. District Court for the Western District of NY, 2010
Professional & Bar Association Memberships

New York State Bar Association
Member Since: 1980

Commercial Law League of America
Member Since: 2004

Industry Areas

Commercial Lending
Banking
Insurance
Real Estate Development
Leasing
Manufacturing
Shipping and Transportation

Representative Clients
  • Federal Express
  • Modell’s Sporting Goods
  • First Tennessee National Bank
  • New York State Insurance Fund
  • CAN Capital f/k/a Advanceme, Inc.
  • Winfield Security Corporation
  • Autovest, LLC
  • Amalgamated Financial Group
  • American Recovery Service, Inc.
  • Money Management LLC
  • Street-Works Development