Akerman LLP, a top 100 U.S. law firm serving clients across the Americas, proudly announces its newly promoted partners in the Consumer Financial Services Practice Group:
Rebekah Carpenter, Chicago office
Alan Hurst, Salt Lake City office
Parisa Jassim, Los Angeles office
Gregory King, Fort Lauderdale office
Tenesa Powell, Las Vegas office
Akerman LLP is a top 100 U.S. law firm recognized among the most forward thinking firms in the industry by Financial Times. Its more than 700 lawyers and business professionals collaborate with the world’s most successful enterprises and entrepreneurs to navigate change, seize opportunities, and help drive innovation and growth. Akerman is known for its results in consumer financial services, litigation, middle market M&A and complex disputes, real estate, and for helping clients achieve their most important business objectives in dynamic sectors across the United States and Latin America.
Akerman’s Consumer Financial Services Practice Group represents mortgage loan originators, servicers and investors in class and individual lawsuits, bankruptcy adversary cases, contested foreclosures, and regulatory compliance matters. In addition, the group concentrates on repurchase and recovery litigation, with emphasis on investigating and prosecuting origination fraud by working closely with federal and state regulators, and law enforcement. The Akerman team includes more than 100 lawyers and other legal professionals, with a platform for national litigation outsourcing, case management and coordination, including direct litigation through the firm’s 25 offices.