Consumer Finance Litigation


Blank Rome’s consumer finance litigation group is nationally recognized as one of the leaders in the industry. Our team has extensive experience representing consumer mortgage originators, correspondent lenders, mortgage servicers and investors. We have further been featured presenters for numerous national mortgage conferences.

Members of the consumer financial services team are admitted to practice in the following jurisdictions: California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia, Washington, D.C., and West Virginia


Our litigators have successfully defended national and regional consumer lending and servicing clients in individual and class action lawsuits in numerous state and federal courts, including bankruptcy proceedings. We have a track record of successfully representing lenders and servicers in litigation claims related to:

  • Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (“CFPB”)
  • Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
  • Truth in Lending Act (“TILA”)
  • Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (“RESPA”)
  • Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (“FDCPA”)
  • Unfair and Deceptive Acts and Practices (“UDAP”)
  • Telephone Consumer Protection Act (“TCPA”)
  • Home Ownership and Equity Protection Amendments (“HOEPA”)
  • Equal Credit Opportunity Act (“ECOA”)
  • Fair Credit Reporting Act (“FCRA”)
  • Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act (“FACTA”)
  • Federal Consumer Credit Protection Act (“FCCPA”)
  • Credit Repair Organizations Act (“CROA”)
  • Predatory Lending Practices
  • Consumer Fraud
  • Federal Loan Modification Programs
  • State Consumer Protection Laws
  • National Mortgage Settlement
  • Tax Liens/Surplus and Condominium Actions
  • California Homeowner Bill of Rights (“HBOR”)