Troutman Pepper has expanded its Consumer Financial Services Practice Group with the arrival of Lori Sommerfield and Kim Phan as partners in Washington, D.C. They join more than a dozen other attorneys who came to the firm earlier this year, including seven partners announced last month. Read more
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Lori has over two decades of consumer financial services regulatory compliance experience in federal government, in-house, and private practice settings. With a specialty in fair lending and responsible banking, she has successfully represented banks and non-banks in navigating supervisory issues, preparing for examinations by the CFPB and prudential federal banking agencies, and defending fair lending investigations and enforcement actions by the CFPB and U.S. Department of Justice.
Kim focuses her practice on privacy and data protection, counseling companies on the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA), the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), and other federal and state privacy and data security statutes and regulations, including the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA). She regularly provides strategic planning and guidance for companies to incorporate privacy and data security considerations throughout product development, marketing, and implementation.