Consumer Financial Services
Montgomery McCracken’s Consumer Financial Services Practice has a dedicated team of attorneys that provide counseling and legal assistance to clients in the consumer financial services industry. Our attorneys routinely assists clients in high-stakes litigation, including consumer class actions, regulatory proceedings, compliance matters, and data security and privacy issues.
We represent clients across a range of industries including financial services, consumer reporting agencies, employers, credit card marketers and services, electronic payment service providers, data brokers, technology vendors, telemarketers, debt collectors, and retailers.
In addition to the litigation services, our attorneys advise clients on enforcement actions, policy and procedure creation and implementation, consumer agreements, product guidance, marketing and advertising practices and litigation avoidance strategies.
We regularly defend companies sued under the:
- Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA)
- Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA)
- Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act (FACTA)
- Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA)
- Credit Repair Organizations Act (CROA)
- Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA)
Our team also represents clients in matters involving the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Federal Trade Commission, and other federal and state regulatory agencies.
- Background check companies
- National, regional, and local banks
- Credit reporting agencies
- Credit furnishers
- Debt collectors and buyers
- Auto finance companies
Consumer Financial Services Leadership
“No Concrete Harm, No Standing” Is a No Go in Massachusetts State Court
On January 8, 2023, the Appeals Court of Massachusetts held that a plaintiff who admitted a Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) violation did not harm her nevertheless had standing to […]
Montgomery McCracken Adds Lauren Sheller in Philadelphia Office
Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce the addition of Lauren Sheller to the firm’s Philadelphia office. Sheller has joined the Litigation Department as of counsel. Lauren focuses her practice on […]
Legal Brief: Consumer Fraud Lawsuits
Acquiring and storing sensitive information is simply part of most security integration businesses, thus it is vital to be diligent and responsible with business and sales practices Fraud. It sounds […]
Associate Leah Tedford Joins Montgomery McCracken in Philadelphia Office
Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce the addition of Leah Tedford to the firm’s Philadelphia office. To read the full article, click here.