Clark Hill Attorney Joann Needleman Quoted in American Banker, “Radical changes ahead for CFPB after Cordray departure” 2017

Nov 16, 2017

Philadelphia, PA - Attorney Joann Needleman was quoted by American Banker in an article relating to the significant impact of the resignation of Richard Cordray and the influence it will have for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.

Joann Needleman, an attorney with Clark Hill PLC in Philadelphia, PA stated, "Access to credit and growing small business is very much what the Trump administration wants to do. Making lending easier but putting some restrictions on it is very much in the forefront of what the Trump administration is thinking right now." For more information, click here.

Joann Needleman serves as a navigator to her clients seeking advice and guidance in the complex regulatory environment facing the financial services industry. She provides counsel, consultation and litigation services to a wide array of financial institutions, law firms, credit reporting agencies and debt buyers throughout the country. A former member of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) Consumer Advisory Board, Joann has been able to provide her clients with useful strategies in order to prepare for new areas of regulatory scrutiny. 

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