From new products outpacing old regulations to heightened agency enforcement or litigation, the consumer financial services sector faces an evolving legal environment. These challenges require a holistic perspective attuned to regulatory shifts, industry trends and business realities.
Reed Smith’s Consumer Finance team brings a well-rounded and tailored approach to each client transaction, product launch, and agency probe or dispute. We have deep experience advising clients on matters involving key regulators ranging from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the Federal Trade Commission to the prudential bank regulators and state agency authorities. Our outcome-focused approach coupled with our regulatory acumen allows us to relentlessly execute client objectives and minimize business disruptions as we go.
Reed Smith’s global distressed investing and special situations team brings to bear cross-border and industry expertise to meet the needs of investment funds, asset managers, trading desks, and other clients in all phases of distressed and special situations investing. Our multi-disciplinary team provides targeted, commercial advice drawn from our experience in the most complex restructurings, as well as event-driven opportunities.