Matthew Parham

Matthew Parham

Western New York Law Center, Inc.
  • Civil Rights, Consumer Law
  • New York
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Education
New York University School of Law
J.D.
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Columbia University
M.A.
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Johns Hopkins University
B.A./M.A.
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Professional Experience
Attorney
Western New York Law Center, Inc.
- Current
A Buffalo, New York non-profit legal services corporation that helps consumers with foreclosure, debt, and other matters.
Attorney
Law Offices of Matthew A. Parham
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A Buffalo, New York law firm focusing on defense of debt collection lawsuits, civil rights and police misconduct litigation, and consumer lawsuits against abusive debt collectors.
Litigation Associate
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
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Awards
Pro Bono Publico
Legal Aid Society
Recognized for exceptional assistance on a noteworthy immigration case in which the U.S. District Court for the Southern District granted citizenship to a former Vietnam War veteran who had resided in the United States for more than 50 years. The published decision has received widespread attention due to its in-depth discussion of the “good moral character” requirement for US citizenship and will provide support for countless naturalization applicants in the future.
Pro Bono Publico
Legal Aid Society
Recognized for providing outstanding pro bono service to long-term permanent residents, who were Vietnam War veterans, seeking U.S. citizenship
Professional Associations
SUNY-Buffalo School of Law
Adjunct Professor
- Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New York
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Practice Areas
  • Civil Rights
  • Consumer Law
Websites & Blogs
Website
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Contact & Map
Western New York Law Center, Inc.
Main Seneca Building
237 Main Street, Suite 1130
Buffalo, NY 14203
Telephone: (716) 855-0203