Michael Barry is a regulatory compliance attorney in Blank Rome’s Financial Institutions Litigation and Regulatory Compliance (“FILARC”) group.
Michael regularly advises bank and non-bank lenders and other financial institutions on a variety of regulatory matters, including compliance concerns arising out of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010 (“Dodd-Frank”) and the regulations promulgated by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (“CFPB”) governing mortgage origination and mortgage servicing practices.
Additionally, Michael counsels non-bank entities on state and federal licensing and registration issues, retail installment sales act issues, and other related consumer financial services statutes and regulations. A number of these clients are participants in the FinTech and digital currency spaces.
Prior to joining Blank Rome, Michael worked as a policy aide in the Executive Offices at the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (“FDIC”).
Outside the Firm
Michael serves on the board of directors of his children’s preschool and coaches little league softball. Michael is also an avid backcountry skier and fly fisherman.