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Blank Rome Welcomes New Consumer Finance Associate in Cincinnati

Blank Rome LLP is pleased to announce that William L. Purtell has joined the Firm’s Cincinnati office as an associate in the Consumer Finance Litigation group, which recently announced the elevation of Diana M. Eng to partner.

William joins the Firm from Lerner, Sampson & Rothfuss. He represents mortgage lenders in all aspects of trial and appellate litigation, both residential and commercial. As a member of the consumer financial services team, William regularly represents lenders and financial institutions in a variety of consumer finance litigation matters, including disputes under TILA, RESPA, FCRA, ECOA, FDCPA, state law UDAP claims, and a variety of common law claims.

Admitted to practice in Ohio and Kentucky, William received his J.D. from the University of Cincinnati College of Law and his B.A. in History from Thomas More College.