June Coleman Named as One of 25 Most Influential Women in Collections

Kronick is proud to announce that Shareholder June Coleman was named as one of the “25 Most Influential Women in Collections” by Collection Advisor magazine. “Women on this list work toward the perfection of debt collection, improvement of the industry and the promotion of compliance education,” Collection Advisor reports. Ms. Coleman's dedication to compliance, lobbying, advocacy, and regulation along with her career accomplishments led to her nomination for this honor.

Collection Advisor magazine asked all nominees what opportunities the collection industry has offered them. “The collection industry has offered me the opportunity to develop my skills as a litigation strategist, especially with class actions while balancing the expense of litigation.” Ms. Coleman responded.

Ms. Coleman, a defense litigator with more than 18 years of experience representing local, state and national clients in complex civil litigation disputes before state and federal courts at both the trial and appellate levels. Her areas of emphasis include defense of consumer rights actions, including litigation involving the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, the Fair Credit Reporting Act, and the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, as well as professional liability defense, class actions, commercial litigation, creditors rights, employment law, and litigation involving technology and electronic data. Ms. Coleman has also developed an expertise in opposing attorney fee motions in both state and federal court. 

Ms. Coleman is an accomplished author and a well known presenter on matters regarding the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, and California's recording laws. She speaks frequently on behalf of the American Collections Association, the National Association of Retail Collection Attorneys, the California Creditors Bar Association, the California Association of Collectors, and the Debt Buyers Association, and has also provided legal education classes on behalf of the Rutter Group. She has provided training for collectors regarding the obligations set forth in the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, California’s Rosenthal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, and California's recording laws.  Her other professional activities and affiliations include serving as a Board Member for the National Association of Retail Collection Attorneys and as Vice President for the California Creditors Bar Association. She is also currently serving as President of the Sacramento County Law Foundation.