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Francis J. Smith Jr.

Francis J. Smith Jr.

McNamee Lochner P.C.
  • Appeals & Appellate, Bankruptcy, Business Law...
  • New York
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Summary

Fran's practice focuses commercial litigation, commercial mortgage foreclosure, and commercial bankruptcy. He represents creditors and lenders in state and federal court litigation, and he regularly represents secured creditors in Chapter 11 commercial bankruptcies and commercial mortgage foreclosure actions.

Francis Smith joined the McNamee Lochner in 1988 and has been a principal since 1994. His areas encompass appellate practice, commercial litigation, mortgage foreclosure, and bankruptcy, including administrative law as well as all forms of state and federal court litigation representing creditors and lenders. His practice also includes commercial mortgage foreclosures and representation of secured creditors in Chapter 11 commercial bankruptcies.

Prior to joining the firm, Fran spent eight years with the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Third Department.

Practice Areas
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Bankruptcy
  • Business Law
  • Construction Law
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New York
2nd Circuit
U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York
U.S. District Court, Western District of New York
U.S. Supreme Court
Languages
  • English
Professional Experience
Shareholder
McNamee Lochner P.C.
- Current
Attorney
New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Third Department
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Education
Albany Law School
J.D.
Siena College
B.A.
Awards
AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated
Martindale Hubbell/ Lawyers.com
Professional Associations
Committee on Character and Fitness to Practice Law for the Third Judicial Department
Member
Current
State Bar of New York
Member
Current
Publications
Articles & Publications
New York State Bar Association Deskbook, Mortgage Foreclosure
Social Media
Contact & Map
McNamee Lochner P.C.
Albany, NY
677 Broadway
#500
Albany, NY 12207
USA
Telephone: (518) 447-3378
Fax: (518) 867-4778