This week, the Department of Justice (DOJ) resolved Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA) claims against two affiliated Virginia landlords for allegedly obtaining unlawful court judgments against military tenants. To settle the claims, the landlords agreed to pay restitution to affected servicemembers, a civil penalty to the United States, and various injunctive relief. This action is
Tim is an associate in the firm’s Regulatory Investigations, Strategy + Enforcement (RISE) Practice Group who helps clients obtain regulatory approvals and litigate regulatory issues from the local level to the U.S. Supreme Court. His experience includes serving as first- and second-chair at the judicial review of administrative decisions.