Consumer Finance

Our attorneys help clients understand and comply with the myriad federal and state laws, rules and regulations impacting the financial services industry.  We represent banks, mortgage lenders and consumer financial services institutions in regulatory compliance, transactions and litigation.  We understand the interplay between state and federal law, and we routinely counsel clients on federal preemption and related issues. 

We regularly defend our financial services clients in lender liability actions; consumer practices act/unfair, deceptive and abusive practices (UDAAP) matters including federal and state consumer class actions; loan repurchase defense and prosecution matters; and notary representation before local bar associations.  Our experience also includes interacting with governmental entities (state attorneys general, regulators and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau). 

Our consumer financial services team is fully conversant in the: