ACA International Treasurer Michael Klutho, an attorney with Bassford Remele, recently announced his plan to retire at the end of 2023.
Klutho’s term on ACA’s Board of Directors ended on July 26.
Klutho has represented ACA members in thousands of Fair Debt Collection Practices Act claims and lawsuits over the past 30+ years. He is a charter member of ACA’s Members Attorney Program and served on ACA’s Council of Delegates, representing the MAP Division and the Great Lakes Credit and Collection Association. He has served on many ACA committees over the years, including the Judicial Committee and CNR Review Committee. As an ACA Certified Instructor, Klutho regularly presents on compliance with the FDCPA, Fair Credit Reporting Act, Telephone Consumer Protection Act and related issues.