Michael D. Alltmont

Michael D. Alltmont

Michael Alltmont practices in the firm’s consumer defense and commercial litigation practice areas. His practice primarily focuses on defending single-plaintiff and class action lawsuits under federal and state consumer protection and commercial statutes, including the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, the Fair Credit Reporting Act and the Telephone Consumer Protection Act.

Michael enjoys providing valuable legal insight and analysis to his clients, with an understanding of their business structure and needs. Michael has successfully defended numerous banks, financial institutions and debt collectors in federal and state courts throughout the country.

Prior to law school, Michael was a radio producer for the country’s largest syndicate in New York City.

Notable Cases/Work

  • Bailey v. Diversified Consultants, Inc., Case No. 19-cv-00013, USDC ND Alabama – Class action lawsuit alleging claims under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act for disputed legal issue.  Obtained a dismissal based upon an arbitration provision/class action bar.
  • Case Unidentified Due To Confidentiality – Obtained 5-figure single plaintiff settlement in a class action under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act with potential liability in the millions.  Identified arbitration agreement, identified potential legal issue with the arbitration agreement, drafted and filed Motion to Dismiss, aggressively negotiated settlement before plaintiff filed response.
  • Ghulyani v. Stephens & Michaels, Case No. 15-cv-05191, USDC SD New York – Obtained favorable ruling in a class action on Motion for Judgment on the Pleadings concerning a novel legal issue.  Decision has been heavily cited in briefs within industry and more than 15 cases. 
  • LaCourte v NCO Financial Systems, Inc., et al., Case No. 12-cv-9453, USDC SD New York - Obtained summary judgment in class action challenging the servicing of collection lawsuits.

Affiliations

  • Anti-Defamation League

Contact Information

Metairie Office
3850 North Causeway Boulevard
Suite 200
Metairie, Louisiana 70002

Direct: (504) 846-7954
Cell: (504) 258-3678
Office: (504) 828-3700
Fax: (504) 828-3737

Email: malltmont@sessions.legal


Education

  • Loyola Law School, New Orleans, LA - J.D. - cum laude- 2009
  • Pomona College, Claremont, CA - B.A. - 1999

Admissions

  • Louisiana
  • U.S. District Second Circuit Court of Appeals
  • U.S. District Third Circuit Court of Appeals
  • U.S. District Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • U.S. District Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois

FOUNDED IN NEW ORLEANS, WE NOW SERVICE CLIENTS THROUGHOUT THE NATION

  • California

    San Diego

    1545 Hotel Circle South
    Suite 150
    San Diego, California 92108

    T: (619) 758-1891
    F: (877) 334-0661

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    Los Angeles

    311 Monte Vista
    Irvine, California 92602

    T: 714-485-7342

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  • Colorado

    Montrose

    65010 Solar Road
    Montrose, Colorado 81403

    T: (970) 218-9086
    F: (877) 334-0661

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  • Florida

    Tampa

    3350 Buschwood Park Dr.
    Suite 195
    Tampa, Florida 33618

    T: (813) 890-2460
    F: (877) 334-0661

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  • Georgia

    Atlanta

    56 Perimeter Center East
    Suite 150 PMB 1070
    Atlanta, Georgia 30346

    T: (678) 539-6030
    F: (877) 334-0661

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  • Illinois

    Chicago

    141 W. Jackson Blvd
    Suite 3550
    Chicago, Illinois 60604

    T: (312) 578-0990
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  • Indiana

    Indianapolis

    201 N Illinois St
    Suite Tower, Suite 1600
    Indianapolis, Indiana 46204

    T: (463) 230-7548
    F: (877) 334-0661

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  • Louisiana

    Metairie

    3850 North Causeway Boulevard
    Suite 200
    Metairie, Louisiana 70002

    T: (504) 828-3700
    F: (504) 828-3737

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  • New Jersey

    Flemington

    3 Cross Creek Drive
    Flemington, New Jersey 08822

    T: (908) 237-1660
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  • New York

    Buffalo

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    Suite 308
    Williamsville, New York 14221

    T: (716) 636-5178
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    Philadelphia

    1650 Market Street
    Suite 3600
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103

    T: (215) 398-1653
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  • Texas

    Dallas

    900 Jackson Street
    Suite 440
    Dallas, Texas 75202

    T: (214) 741-3001
    F: (214) 741-3098

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