Practising Law Institute & Online
Practising Law Institute & Online, 1177 6th Ave, New York, NY 10036, USA

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Event Date Thu Mar 17 EDT - Fri Mar 18 EDT (in about 2 months)
Location Practising Law Institute & Online
1177 6th Ave, New York, NY 10036, USA
Region Americas

This popular 1.5-day event will bring together faculty representing a wide range of perspectives ranging from federal and state regulatory and enforcement agency representatives to experienced defense, in house counsel and consumer advocates who will bring you up to speed on what they are focusing on now and the areas in which the risk of private litigation, including class actions, remains high. They will focus on how the complex network of federal and state laws applies to the broad range of consumer financial services, including mortgages; auto finance; credit, debit and prepaid cards; student loans; marketplace lending and fintech; payday, auto title and installment lending; and deposit accounts.

Join us and our esteemed faculty for an insightful review of the most current financial services issues.

What You Will Learn?
• Learn about current priorities at the federal regulatory agencies
• Hear about regulatory and enforcement initiatives of the state regulators and attorneys general
• Evaluate increased state litigation trends
• Understand the implications of the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent guidance on standing in Ramirez v. TransUnion
• Explore the potential impact of the CFPB’s new debt collection rules on the regulatory and litigation fronts
• Get the latest updates on credit reporting, privacy and data security
• Examine regulatory and litigation trends involving deposit accounts and retail banking

Who Should Attend?
All professionals involved in consumer financial services, including lawyers, legal and compliance professionals, bankers, lenders, debt collectors, credit bureaus, consumer advocates and professors, will gain many practical takeaways from this program.


2022 Speakers


John J. Roddy
Partner, Bailey & Glasser LLP

Julia B. Strickland
Partner, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP

Beth E. Terrell
Founding Member, Terrell Marshall Law Group

Christopher J. Willis
Atlanta-Based Partner, Ballard Spahr LLP


Nicklas A. Akers
Senior Assistant Attorney General, State of California, Department of Justice, Office of the Attorney General

Jane M. Azia
Bureau Chief, Bureau of Consumer Frauds and Protection, Office of the New York State Attorney General

Jason ‘Jay’ Barnes
Shareholder, Simmon Hanly Conroy

Jennifer Bennett
Principal, Gupta Wessler PLLC

Brad Blower
General Counsel, National Community Reinvestment Coalition

Lawrence D. Brown
Vice President & Assistant General Counsel, JP Morgan Chase & Co.

Gina Marie Calabrese
Associate Director of the Consumer Justice for the Elderly: Litigation Clinic (CJELC), Co-Director of the Public Interest Center, St. John's University School of Law

Carol Evans
Senior Counsel and Team Lead, Office of Fair Lending and Equal Opportunity, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Theodore R. Flo
Chief Legal Officer (Legal, Compliance & Policy), Zest AI

James A. Francis
Francis Mailman Soumilas, P.C.

Stephen F. Hayes
Partner, Relman Colfax PLLC

Jacob M. Heath
Partner, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Stefanie H. Jackman
Partner, Ballard Spahr LLP

Shennan A. Kavanagh
Chief, Consumer Protection Division, Office of the Attorney General of Massachusetts

Kristin A. Kemnitzer
Managing Partner, Kemnitzer Barron & Krieg LLP

Katherine A. Lemire
Executive Deputy Superintendent, New York State Department of Financial Services

Jenni Spiritis Lurman
Executive Director, Assistant General Counsel, JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Adrienne D. McEntee
Member, Terrell Marshall Law Group PLLC

John McNamara
Assistant Director, Consumer Credit, Payments, and Deposits Markets, Division of Research, Markets, and Regulations, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Christopher L. Peterson
Director of Financial Services, Consumer Federation of America (Washington, DC), John J. Flynn Endowed Professor of Law, S.J. Quinney College of Law, University of Utah

Arjun P. Rao
Partner, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP

Alan Schoenfeld
Partner, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale & Dorr LLP

Nicholas Smyth
Assistant Director for Consumer Financial Protection, Senior Deputy Attorney General, Bureau of Consumer Protection, Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General