Mark Ladner is a member and former co-chair of the firm's Financial Services Litigation Practice Group.
Mr. Ladner has more than 35 years of experience representing banks, credit card companies, and other financial institutions in the areas of antitrust and complex business litigation. In particular, he handles a variety of class actions challenging the structure and practices of the payment card industry, the setting of credit card fees, the propriety of collateral protection insurance programs, and the disclosure and setting of charges to holders of credit cards. These cases involve issues arising out of the Sherman Act, the Federal Arbitration Act, the RICO Act, the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act, the Truth in Lending Act, and state insurance and deceptive trade practices acts.
Mr. Ladner has tried numerous cases in various state and federal courts and has substantial experience in multi-district litigation, advising clients about the best ways to manage risk and resolve complex cases. For many years, he has been representing a major financial institution in a variety of high-stakes litigation matters directly impacting significant lines of business for the client.