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USA USA - Nationwide Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance (Litigation)

Litigation covers the defense of class actions or significant single plaintiff suits on behalf of mortgage lenders and servicers, credit card issuers and other providers of consumer credit. Issues often featured include fair lending cases, False Claims Act litigation and cases concerning unfair and deceptive practices.

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  1. Ballard Spahr LLP
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    Ballard Spahr LLP
    Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance (Litigation)
    USA 2022 | Band 1 | 3 Years Ranked
    Ballard Spahr is an esteemed group noted for its work with banks and non-banks on the full spread of consumer finance regulatory matters, including credit card, mortgage and auto finance issues. Harbors expertise pertaining to fintech areas such as telemarketing, e-commerce and prepaid cards. Provides robust representation in CFPB enforcement actions, arbitrations and litigation. Capable of supporting clients at both state and federal regulatory levels.
  2. Buckley LLP
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    Buckley LLP
    Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance (Litigation)
    USA 2022 | Band 1 | 3 Years Ranked
    Buckley is a leading financial services team roundly admired for its expertise in the consumer finance space. Provides domestic and international clients, including banks, holding companies and mortgage servicers, with cutting-edge advice on state and federal consumer finance regulations. Also noted for its handling of consumer finance enforcement actions before the CFPB, DOJ, HUD and OCC, as well as its ability to deal with consumer class action lawsuits. Offers extensive expertise in the regulatory aspects of debt collection, auto lending and mortgage law.
  3. Goodwin
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    Goodwin
    Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance (Litigation)
    USA 2022 | Band 1 | 3 Years Ranked
    Goodwin have particular strength in the consumer finance space, advising in relation to regulatory compliance and enforcement, and handling class action litigation concerning such topics as mortgages, credit cards and auto finance. Also advises fintech companies in connection with a raft of regulatory matters, including payment systems issues and privacy matters. Highly experienced at representing clients in complex litigation filed by the CFPB, SEC and DOJ.
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  1. Alston & Bird LLP
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    Alston & Bird LLP
    Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance (Litigation)
    USA 2022 | Band 2 | 3 Years Ranked
    Alston & Bird is a respected team recognized for its performance in the consumer finance regulatory space. Particularly noted for its expertise in payment systems law, while also offering a respected coverage of regulatory matters surrounding mortgage lending and other forms of consumer credit. Demonstrates proficiency in representing bank holding companies and other financial institutions in significant M&A transactions.
  2. Morrison Foerster
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    Morrison Foerster
    Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance (Litigation)
    USA 2022 | Band 2 | 3 Years Ranked
    Morrison Foerster is a highly respected firm in the consumer finance space, noted for its work on the full range of CFPB regulatory matters. Heavily involved in all aspects of consumer lending, undertaking cutting-edge work relating to payment card systems and other matters. Particularly recognized for its expertise in the mortgage and fair lending space, showing great skill advising on federal and state regulations. Also enjoys a fine reputation for its handling of consumer finance litigation, impressing on behalf of lenders in complex consumer class actions. Further expertise demonstrated in diverse bank regulatory matters, including Volcker Rule and Bank Holding Company Act issues.
  3. Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP & Affiliates
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    Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP & Affiliates
    Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance (Litigation)
    USA 2022 | Band 2 | 3 Years Ranked
    Skadden is a hugely respected firm with an enviable history of involvement at the cutting edge of the US financial services arena. Particular strength in the banking space, advising leading institutions on a range of sophisticated regulatory compliance, enforcement and M&A matters. Advises on all aspects of the Dodd-Frank Act, and adept at dealing with allegations of sanctions and anti-money laundering violations. Offers additional expertise in consumer finance, including CFPB compliance and enforcement matters, and particularly excelling in consumer class action defense. Noted expertise in the emergent fintech area.
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    Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
    Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance (Litigation)
    USA 2022 | Band 3 | 3 Years Ranked
    Manatt Phelps is a well-regarded firm, offering extensive expertise in consumer financial litigation and regulatory compliance. Handles the defense of major class actions and enforcement proceedings, with particular experience in FCRA, TILA and TCPA-related disputes. Also highly experienced in advising on major CFPB and FDIC investigations. Represents a wide array of industry-leading clients, including banks, consumer finance companies and fintech organizations.
  2. Mayer Brown LLP
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    Mayer Brown LLP
    Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance (Litigation)
    USA 2022 | Band 3 | 2 Years Ranked
    Mayer Brown has a broad practice with an exceptional reputation in the consumer finance space, notably excelling in its provision of compliance advice to clients in the mortgage industry. Also covers the full range of banking regulatory compliance and enforcement matters. A strong global reach allows the team to handle cross-border cases with ease, while the presence of several former regulatory officials provides insight into the most cutting-edge matters. Regularly defends clients in proceedings brought by government regulators including the SEC, the CFPB, the FDIC and the OCC.
  3. Troutman Pepper
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    Troutman Pepper
    Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance (Litigation)
    USA 2022 | Band 3 | 1 Years Ranked
    Troutman Pepper is a well-regarded litigation practice with strength in defending financial services clients. The team has experience in class actions brought under the FCRA and TCPA. It also has impressive expertise in advising clients on consumer protection issues. The team regularly demonstrates its ability to provide counsel on investigations being conducted by the CFPB and FTC and state attorneys general.
  4. WilmerHale
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    WilmerHale
    Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance (Litigation)
    USA 2022 | Band 3 | 1 Years Ranked
    WilmerHale is a consummate financial services firm, marshaling among its ranks significant ex-governmental prowess with an intricate knowledge of the regulatory landscape. Particularly recognized for its exceptionally strong broker-dealer practice, offering a deep bench of attorneys who are able to advise on the most cutting-edge regulatory matters. Additional strength in the banking regulatory space, with a solid presence in the enforcement sphere. Seasoned in representing clients before the CFPB and other regulatory agencies, also acting in related litigation.