Bio
Mr. Little, a Partner with Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman and the firm’s Consumer Financial Services Litigation Practice Team Leader, focuses his practice primarily on commercial and business litigation matters including contractual disputes, shareholder derivative actions, claims asserted pursuant to the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (RICO) Act and real property litigation.

Additionally, Mr. Little devotes a significant amount of his time traveling the country defending creditors against individual and class claims that the creditors have violated the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) and the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA).

Prior to joining Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman in 2009, Mr. Little was an associate  attorney with Paul William Beltz PC, where he represented clients in personal injury matters. In his new practice, he  continues to successfully represent the interest of individuals who have suffered serious injuries as the result of the actions or negligence of others.


ADMITTED TO PRACTICE
  • New York
  • Massachusetts
  • Pennsylvania
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • U.S. District, Court Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
  • U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Arkansas
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Arkansas
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Oklahoma
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Tennessee
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Wisconsin

Education
  • Ohio Northern University College of Law, J.D., with distinction
  • St. Bonaventure University, B.A., cum laude

Honors & Awards
  •  Upstate New York Super Lawyers®, Rising Star ( 2014-2017)

Reported Decisions
  • Goodman v. Mercantile Adjustment Bureau, LLC, 2019 WL 692934 (EDNY Feb. 19, 2019)
  • Abernathy v. Continental Service Group, Inc., et al., 2018 WL 3370524 (D. Nev. July 9, 2018)
  • Schneider v. JTM Capital Management, LLC, 2018 WL 2276238 (D. Ore. Mar. 22, 2018) adopted2018 WL 2248451 (D. Ore. May 15, 2018)
  • Perry v. JTM Capital Management, LLC, 2018 WL 163855 (ND Ill. Apr. 5, 2018)
  • Velez v. Continental Service Group, Inc., 2018 WL 1621625 (MD Pa Apr. 4, 2018)
  • Pavlovich v. Account Discovery Systems, LLC, et. al., 2018 WL 1605174 (SD Cal. Apr. 3, 2018)
  • McAdory v. DNF Associates, LLC, 2017 WL 5071263 (D. Oregon Nov. 3, 2017)
  • Blankenship v. Monterey Financial Services, LLC, 2017 WL 3639466 (E.D. Mich. Aug. 8, 2017)
  • Stein v. Monterey Financial Services, Inc., 2017 WL 412874 (N.D. Ala. Jan. 31, 2017) (denying plaintiff’s motion to certify nationwide TCPA class)
  • Dixon v. Monterey Financial Services, Inc., 2016 WL 4426908 (ND Cal.  Aug. 22, 2016)
  • Dixon v. Monterey Financial Services, Inc., 2016 WL 3456680 (ND Cal.  June 24, 2016)
  • Craven-Laughner v. Monterey Collection Services,16-cv-361 (D. of Con. 2016)
  • Harris v. Jacobs, Marsh, LLC,  2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 37259 (WDNY Mar. 21, 2016)
  • Heckl v. HSBC Bank USA, N.A., et al.,  130 A.D.3d 1447 (4th Dept. 2015)
  • Affinity Elmwood Gateway Properties, LLC v. AJC Properties, LLC, 129 A.D.3d 1686 (4th Dept. 2015)
  • RBS Citizens, N.A. v. Auto Services, LLC, et al., 2015 NY Slip Op 50038(U), 2015 N.Y. Misc. LEXIS 77 (Erie Co. Jan. 12, 2015)
  • Mihelis v. Network Commercial Services, Inc., 2014 U.S. LEXIS Dist. 138245 (EDNY Sept. 29, 2014) adopting 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 141180 (EDNY Aug. 8, 2014)
  • Eclectic Props. East, LLC v. Marcus & Millichap Company., et al, 751 F.3d 990 (9th Cir. 2014)
  • Cadrin v. Monterey Fin. Servs., 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 117071 (D. Mass. Aug. 19, 2013)
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