Attorney Profile:

Gil Rudolph

Gil Rudolph: Attorney with Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Biography

Gil Rudolph is Co-Chair of the firm's Financial Regulatory and Compliance Practice. Gil focuses his practice on the representation of finance companies, banks, mortgage originators and servicers, education lenders, retail installment transaction financers and other consumer financial service providers in regulatory and litigation matters. Gil also represents various alternative financial service providers, including small dollar/short term lenders, check cashers, pawn and auto title lenders. He additionally represents various participants in the credit, debit, and prepaid card issuance and processing industries.

Concentrations

•Federal and state regulation of consumer credit and other financial services
•Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)
•Residential mortgage lending and servicing
•Small dollar, short term lenders
•Retail installment sales financing, including motor vehicles and other goods and services
•Education finance
•Credit card and other product development, implementation and maintenance
•Electronic lending
•Defense of consumer litigation claims
•Money transmitter, prepaid and debit card
•Privacy and data security
•Secured transactions
•Commercial transactions

Articles, Publications, & Lectures

Gil is a frequent lecturer throughout the country on consumer financial services topics before industry, bar association and continuing legal education programs. He is also the editor of book chapters relative to mortgage lending laws and practices.

•Co-Author, CFPB's Overreach Could Backfire. Just Ask the FTC , American Banker, August 31, 2016
•Co-Author, The Road Ahead For CFPB Land Use Enforcement Actions, Law360, June 8, 2015
•Panelist, The Future of Industry, CFSA 2015, Carlsbad, CA, March 4, 2015
•Co-Author, Two is Stronger than One: Joint Enforcement Actions, Trend Spotting in the CFPB's Recent Enforcement Activity , GT CFPB Observer, November 2012
•Co-Author, Key Take-Aways from the CFPB's First Court Action , GT CFPB Observer, September 28, 2012
•Co-Author, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's First Major Enforcement Action, and What the $210 Million Settlement Means, The Banking Law Journal, Volume 29, Number 8, 713, September 2012
•Co-Author, The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau: The New Sheriff in Town, The Banking Law Journal, Volume 29, Number 8, 702, September 2012

Awards & Recognition

•Listed, The Best Lawyers in America, Banking and Finance Law; Financial Services Regulation Law, 2003-2017
•Named, Lawyer of the Year, Financial Services Regulation Law, Phoenix, 2013 and 2015
•Team Member, U.S. News - Best Lawyers , Best Law Firms Edition, Law Firm of the Year, Banking & Finance - Litigation, 2017
•Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Southwest Super Lawyers, 2007-2016
•Rated, AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5

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Associated News & Events

Press Releases

08.17.16 22 Greenberg Traurig Phoenix Attorneys Listed in 2017 Edition of Best Lawyers in America

04.11.16 17 Phoenix Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Recognized as 2016 Southwest Super Lawyers

08.19.15 23 Greenberg Traurig Arizona Attorneys Recognized in 2016 Best Lawyers in America

07.23.15 Greenberg Traurig Launches Financial Services Law Blog

05.26.15 Greenberg Traurig Represents Orange Lake Holdings, LLP and Subsidiaries in Acquisition of Silverleaf Resorts, Inc.

11.05.14 Eight Greenberg Traurig Washington, D.C. Attorneys Listed in 2015 Edition of Best Lawyers in America

08.18.14 25 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Named 2015 'Lawyers of the Year' by Best Lawyers in America

08.19.13 26 Phoenix Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers in America 2014 List

01.03.13 Greenberg Traurig Real Estate Practice Selected as a Practice Group of the Year by Law360

11.01.12 Greenberg Traurig Receives Most Overall First-Tier Rankings in the 2013 U.S. News - Best Lawyers 'Best Law Firm' Listings

Published Articles

08.31.16 CFPB's Overreach Could Backfire. Just Ask the FTC

06.08.15 The Road Ahead For CFPB Land Use Enforcement Actions

11.20.12 Are CFPB Joint Enforcement Actions Here To Stay? (subscription)

09.04.12 The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau: The New Sheriff in Town

09.04.12 Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's First Major Enforcement Action, and What the $210 Million Settlement Means

08.01.12 Takeaways From Rosenfield V. HSBC (subscription)

Alerts

12.15.16 OCC Consideration of Special Purpose Fintech Charters Draws Rapid Reaction from State Banking Regulators

05.16.16 CFPB Proposed Rule on Consumer Finance Arbitration

04.22.16 CFPB Scrutinized During Oral Argument Before the D.C. Circuit in PHH Corp. v. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

10.21.15 CFPB Observer: Recent Developments from Oct. 1-16, 2015

07.31.15 CFPB Observer: Recent Developments from July 13-31, 2015

07.16.15 CFPB Observer: Recent Developments from July 7-10, 2015

07.10.15 CFPB Observer: Recent Developments from June 2015

05.20.15 CFPB's First ILSA Enforcement Action

05.19.15 CFPB Observer: Recent Developments from May 11-15, 2015

05.11.15 CFPB Observer: Recent Developments from May 4-8, 2015

and Regent, American College of Consumer Financial Services Lawyers

•Member, Board of Observers, Muhlenberg College

•Founding Member, Board of Directors, Make-A-Wish Foundation of America, 1983-1989

(Also at Washington, D.C. and McLean, Virginia Offices)

Areas of Practice (3)

  • Financial Regulatory and Compliance
  • Financial Institutions
  • Consumer Finance and Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Regulation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
602.445.8206  Phone
602.445.8625  Fax
www.gtlaw.com/People/Gil-Rudolph
University Attended:
Arizona State University, B.A., 1967
Law School Attended:
University of Cincinnati College of Law, J.D., Order of the Coif, Editorial Board, University of Cincinnati Law Review, 1973
Admission:
1973, District of Columbia; Arizona; California
Memberships:

Professional & Community Involvement

•Immediate Past Chairman, Governing Committee, Conference on Consumer Finance Law
•fellow and Former Regent, American College of Consumer Financial Services Lawyers
•Member, Board of Observers, Muhlenberg College
•Founding Member, Board of Directors, Make-A-Wish Foundation of America, 1983-1989

Birth Information:
Los Angeles, California, August 23, 1946
ISLN:
901943536

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

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