Speaking Engagement

CFPB’s Lawsuit against Lexington Law

The ACA Huddle

Online Webinar

Blank Rome Partner Scott E. Wortman will serve as a panelist for ACA International’s ACA Huddle, CFPB’s Lawsuit against Lexington Law, being held Wednesday, June 21, 2023, at 11:00 a.m. CDT, as an online webinar.


Credit repair organizations and other debt settlers who are allegedly charging illegal fees and mistreating consumers have been the focus of a number of recent Federal Trade Commission and Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (“CFPB”) enforcement actions. Panelists will shed light on the recent developments surrounding the CFPB’s enforcement action against Lexington Law and delve into the intricacies of the CFPB lawsuit and how this and other enforcement actions against credit repair organizations may affect the industry. They will also address key questions surrounding the topic, such as the legality and ethical practices of credit repair companies.


  • Leslie Bender, Senior Attorney, Eversheds Sutherland
  • Mike Frost, Partner, Frost Echols
  • Tom Lockard, Vice President, CBE Companies
  • Scott Wortman, Partner, Blank Rome LLP

ABOUT ACA INTERNATIONAL: The Association of Credit and Collection Professionals

Founded in 1939, ACA brings together third-party collection agencies, law firms, asset-buying companies, creditors, and vendor affiliates, representing more than 230,000 industry employees. ACA establishes ethical standards; produces a wide variety of products, services, and publications; and articulates the value of the accounts receivable management industry to businesses, policymakers, and consumers.

For more information about ACC International, visit their website.