Thomas M. Brodowski

Biography

As a member of the Firm's Financial Institutions Litigation and Regulatory Compliance (“FILARC”) group, Tom Brodowski has over 10 years of experience in state and federal court defending banking institutions, mortgage lenders, credit card companies, and student lenders from claims arising under:

  • Truth in Lending Act
  • Fair Debt Collection Practices Act
  • Fair Credit Reporting Act
  • Telephone Consumer Protection Act
  • various other consumer protection claims, including fraud, UDAAP, and breach of contract

In addition to litigation, Tom counsels clients regarding:

  • marketing initiatives and advertising
  • debt collection
  • consumer protection issues
  • regulatory compliance matters

Prior to becoming an attorney, Tom worked for 10 years in the pharmaceutical and biotech industry developing biochemical assays for generic drugs.

His speaking engagements and publications include:

  • Co-presenter, “The Role of MERS in Mortgage Origination and Foreclosure,” National Business Institute
  • Presenter, “Overview of Title Insurance Claims and Litigation,” National Business Institute
  • Presenter, “Advanced Issues in Real Estate Law,” National Business Institute
  • Co-author, “An Overview of the CFPB’s Ability to Pay and Mortgage Servicing Rules,” The Review of Banking and Financial Services (Vol. 29, No. 5)

Outside the Firm

Outside the practice of law, Tom enjoys traveling with family, mountain biking, and playing ice hockey.

Affiliations

Memberships

  • New Jersey State Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
Professional Activities

Tom volunteers as pro bono counsel to assist undocumented citizens, refugees, and their families with various immigration matters.

Credentials

Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • U.S. District Court - Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court - New Jersey
  • New York
  • U.S. District Court - Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Education

  • University of Delaware, BS
  • Widener University School of Law, JD