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Blank Rome Welcomes New Consumer Finance Associate in Philadelphia

Blank Rome LLP is pleased to announce that Robert T. Lieber, Jr. has joined the firm’s Philadelphia office in the Financial Institutions Litigation and Regulatory Compliance (“FILARC”) practice group, which recently welcomed partner R. Andrew Arculin and associates Robert L. Dawson, Daniel V. Funaro, Pierre G. Mina, Alice M. Hodsden, and Paula Vigo Marqués.

Rob joins Blank Rome from Mackie Wolf Zientz & Mann, P.C., and focuses his practice on financial services matters. As a member of the firm’s FILARC group, Rob works on 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.

Additionally, Rob has notable experience representing lenders and financial institutions in loan default actions, workouts, and other contractual disputes. He has represented financial institutions in Chapter 7, 11, and 13 bankruptcy cases and related adversary proceedings.

Admitted to practice in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Tennessee, Rob received his J.D. from Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law and his B.S. from Villanova University.