Paul H. Schieber Presents on Mortgage Finance Issues at Recent Forums

VALLEY FORGE, PA, February 4, 2013 – Stevens & Lee Shareholder Paul H. Schieber presented at the American Conference Institute’s (ACI) Residential Mortgage Litigation and Regulatory Enforcement Conference on January 17-18 2013, in San Francisco, Calif., and at the American Securitization Forum (ASF) 2013 on January 27-30, 2013, in Las Vegas, NV.

At ACI, Mr. Schieber presented “Loan Servicing: Assessing the Impact of the AG Settlement and the CFPB,” which provided an overview of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau servicing proposals, Fannie Mae’s servicing rule changes and related regulatory developments.

At ASF, Mr. Schieber explained the new and imminent CFPB rules triggering expanded securitization due diligence scope and risk assessment and outlined new rules expected in the middle of 2013 during his presentation “Emerging Trends in Securitization Due Diligence and Analytics.”

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.

He has addressed numerous financial services and other professional organizations on the legal aspects of recently enacted whistleblower regulations. He frequently lectures on behalf of the Mortgage Bankers Association and October Research. 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, co-author of 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.