BRONSTER LLP

Nicole M. Ciolko

Nicole M. Ciolko is an Associate in the Litigation, Tax Lien & Foreclosure, and Financial Services, Creditors’ Rights, and Bankruptcy Practice Groups. She represents investors, lenders, financial institutions, and servicers through every aspect of a case - from pre-commencement through redemption, sale, or other disposition.

Ms. Ciolko’s practice focuses on complex litigation in the areas of real estate, tax lien, mortgage foreclosure, and creditor’s rights in bankruptcy, intersecting with practice in the New York Surrogate Court, the Appellate Courts, and the Federal Bankruptcy Courts. She is experienced in drafting dispositive motions and appellate briefs, oral argument, discovery management, trial preparation, mediation, arbitration, and settlement. In addition to being admitted to practice law in the State of New York, Ms. Ciolko is admitted in the State of New Jersey, the United States District Court for the Southern, Eastern, and Western Districts of New York and the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern, Eastern, and Western Districts of New York.

In the past, Ms. Ciolko has litigated and managed complex general liability matters, where she was responsible for developing and implementing strategic litigation defense plans for high-exposure Labor Law, premises liability, and personal injury matters. She has also represented residential homeowners, purchasers, and tenants in real estate transactions and landlord-tenant proceedings.

PRACTICES
  • LITIGATION AND ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION

  • FINANCIAL SERVICES & CREDITOR’S RIGHTS

  • TAX LIEN & MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE

EDUCATION
  • J.D., New York Law School, 2011

  • B.A., Public Relations; Political Science, Pennsylvania State University, 2006

ADMISSIONS
  • New York

  • New Jersey

  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York

  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York

  • United States District Court for the Western District of New York

  • United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York

  • United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of New York

  • United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of New York