The Consumer Lending industry group supports and protects consumer lending and service companies to make their businesses successful. Our attorneys counsel clients in litigation and legal regulatory compliance matters.
Clients working with the group gain access to the collective strength of industry-leading former in-house counsel, former governmental enforcement lawyers and experienced consumer rights and regulatory litigators. Sensitive to clients’ budgetary pressures, Perkins Coie attorneys focus on high-quality practical approaches to provide consumer finance companies with cost-effective and creatively priced legal services.
When defending consumer claims or addressing agency investigations, our deep experience in dealing with the laws and agencies regulating consumer lending eliminates any learning curve. Additionally, we handle litigation related to employment and other human capital litigation, mortgage repurchase litigation, general business, trademark and other civil matters.
The Consumer Lending industry group handles all demands, lawsuits and government investigations that consumer finance companies encounter. We have extensive, nationwide experience defending consumer lenders and other financial services companies in class action litigation involving a wide range of issues. These include claims under the:
- Truth in Lending Act (TILA)
- Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA)
- Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA)
- Equal Credit Opportunity Act (ECOA)
- Home Ownership and Equity Protection Act (HOEPA)
- Fair Housing Act (FHA)
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