Scott E. Wortman to Blog for NL’s CRLF Website

NL Logo (CRLF) is an online, nationwide directory of experienced creditors’ rights attorneys. Established as an extension of The National List® of Attorneys, an organization that has provided quality, nationwide, legal representation to the credit and collection industry since 1900, CRLF has deep roots in the collection industry. Through it, NL connects Fortune 500 companies, collection attorneys, collection agencies and credit grantors with qualified, experienced attorneys nationwide who concentrate on creditors’ rights. It addition to providing the best source for legal representation regarding creditors’ rights, the website also provides a link to a blog targeting the needs of the CRLF industry.

In order to make the CRLF website and blog an even more valuable source of information for creditors’ rights attorneys and for those who visit the site looking for a creditors’ rights attorney, The National List is happy to announce that we have enlisted attorney Scott E. Wortman as the primary blogger for the site.

Introducing Scott E. Wortman

Scott WortmanScott E. Wortman is a Partner at Warshaw Burstein, LLP, a New York City based law firm that has provided market leading legal services to the financial industry at large for more than 80 years. Scott chairs the law firm’s Creditor’s Defense Litigation and Compliance Group, representing a wide range of clients in federal and state litigation and enforcement agency investigations and actions. In addition, his practice group works with clients to design and implement compliance programs, and to monitor and improve internal controls and due diligence for financial institutions, including national and state chartered banks, creditors, debt purchasers and members of the accounts receivable industry. Scott also handles audits and investigations and is active in advising clients on the Dodd-Frank regulatory reform legislation and related rulemaking.

Before joining Warshaw Burstein, LLP, Scott worked for seven years as a Partner at a prominent collection law firm, winning various industry awards for legal collection strategies and excellence in compliance. He served as the head of the firm’s creditors’ rights defense litigation and compliance department. You might recognize Scott as the author of the White Papers for New York Debt Collection Laws and other guest blogs published by the National List of Attorneys.

Scott serves on the New York State Bar Association’s Banking Law Committee and is an active member in various industry trade groups and committees. Additionally, he is a Member of the Board of Directors for the Center for Behavioral Health Services, which is an agency directly under the auspices of the New York State Office of Mental Health.

In accepting NL’s invitation to write for their CRLF blog, Scott stated, “l am sincerely honored by this request, and I look forward to contributing to an organization that has been a key voice to this vital but undervalued industry for more than a century. The National List is an organization that I’ve come to depend on for collaboration, leadership and up-to the-minute information about the debt collection industry. I hope to help the CRLF blog continue in that tradition.”

Scott, his wife and their two young children live in Hastings-on-Hudson, where they enjoy spending quality time with family and friends. He is also an avid musician who enjoys composing, recording and playing music.

Follow the Blog, Promote Your Practice

In order to ensure that you don’t miss any of Scott’s blogs, take just one minute to click on, Blog and then Follow. If you are looking for an affordable way to promote your practice, and you are a legal professionals who concentrates on creditors’ rights, commercial litigation, FDCPA Defense, FCRA defense, Truth in Lending Act and/or class action defense, consider signing up for a listing on  while you are there. One attorney reports getting up to 40 hits per month.

You can contact Scott Wortman here:

Scott Wortman LogoWarshaw Burstein, LLP,  555 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10017

Direct Telephone:  212-984-7723, Facsimile:  212-972-9150, Cell phone: 646-709-6408 E-Mail:; attorney profile

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