John Kromer, one of the nation’s leading consumer financial services lawyers, provides bank, nonbank, fintech and private equity clients with proactive and practical counsel to enable them to meet business objectives and manage risk in a rapidly changing business, legal, and regulatory environment.
Mr. Kromer, a Partner in the Washington, D.C., office of Buckley LLP, helps clients navigate the complex maze of federal and state laws and regulations. He regularly counsels clients on compliance with regulations issued by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), as well as examination and enforcement actions by the Bureau, federal banking agencies, state regulators, and other enforcement agencies. He advises on the laws governing licensing and chartering, usury, advertising, disclosures, privacy, lending and servicing practices, and laws prohibiting unfair, deceptive, or abusive acts or practices (UDAAP).
Mr. Kromer advises financial services firms on new product and business line development, including structuring and negotiating commercial relationships, joint ventures, and outsourcing arrangements. He also assists financial and strategic purchasers of financial services firms and assets on regulatory matters, including due diligence of companies, assets and portfolios, and transactional structuring in light of federal and state licensing and regulatory requirements.Back to Speakers