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New York Metro Attorneys Honored by 2017 Super Lawyers

September 20, 2017

Shipman & Goodwin LLP attorneys Stephen M. Forte and Johnathan P. Seredynski have been recognized by 2017 New York Metro Super Lawyers for achievements in their practice areas.

Stephen Forte, named a New York Metro Rising Star in the area of General Litigation, is Counsel in the firm’s Litigation Practice Group. He focuses his practice primarily on commercial and business litigation in the state and federal courts with an emphasis on lender liability and creditors’ rights litigation and defense of federal and state regulatory and consumer protection statutes, including high-cost loan and consumer fraud acts and various federal statutes. Mr. Forte also has extensive experience handling appeals, consumer finance litigation, residential and commercial foreclosure, loss mitigation/workouts and contract disputes, as well as providing general counsel advice to startup businesses.

Johnathan Seredynski has been selected as a New York Metro Rising Star in the area of Class Action/Mass Torts. He is a member of the firm’s Litigation Practice Group, where he practices in the area of Business Litigation and Corporate and Financial Litigation. Mr. Seredynski represents clients in a variety of complex matters, including business torts, partnership and corporate disputes, securities claims, breaches of fiduciary duty and contract disputes.

Based on a multi-phased selection process that includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations, Super Lawyers identifies outstanding lawyers who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Rising Stars are the top up-and-coming attorneys who are 40 years of age or under, or who have been practicing for 10 years or less.

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