Paul H. Schieber Presents at the 23rd National Conference on Consumer Finance Class Actions and Litigation

VALLEY FORGE, PA, August 13, 2015 – Paul H. Schieber, Stevens & Lee Shareholder, presented at the 23rd National Conference on Consumer Finance Class Actions and Litigation held July 27-28, 2015, in Chicago, IL.

Mr. Schieber was a co-presenter for “The CFPB and the Consumer Finance Industry.” The presentation focused on evaluating the lessons learned from recent Consumer Finance Protection Bureau enforcement actions, gauging the impact of the bureau’s position on arbitration and assessing its enhanced oversight and heightened scrutiny of financial institutions and nonbank “larger participants.”

Mr. Schieber represents banks, thrifts, credit unions, mortgage companies, finance companies, mortgage insurance companies and other financial services providers across the country, with particular focus on consumer finance, regulatory compliance and litigation defense matters.

Mr. Schieber presents regularly to national financial services and related service provider organizations, including the American Bankers Association, Pennsylvania Bankers Association, Pennsylvania Association of Community Bankers, Pennsylvania Credit Union Association, Real Estate Settlement Providers Council (RESPRO), October Research and the American Conference Institute. He is widely published on banking and finance issues and is the co-author of The Lender’s Guide to Consumer Compliance and Anti-Discrimination Laws and the six volume Pratt’s State Regulation of Second Mortgages and Home Equity Loans and is the original author of the Allregs© State Law Compliance Module.

He is Past Chair of the Business Law Section of the Pennsylvania Bar Association and a member of the Mortgage Bankers Association of America. He has been recognized as one of the leading banking and finance lawyers in Pennsylvania by international legal research publisher Chambers & Partners. Mr. Schieber received a J.D. from Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law, an M.A. from the State University of New York at Stony Brook, a B.A. from Columbia University and a B.H.L. from the Jewish Theological Seminary.