Heidi Bauer assists clients identify operational goals in the areas of commercial, consumer, and residential mortgage lending and servicing, providing strategic advice for securing nationwide federal and state approvals.
As Counsel in the Washington, D.C., office of Buckley Sandler LLP, Ms. Bauer represents mortgage lenders and servicers, banks, consumer finance companies, fintech companies, money transmitters, securities broker-dealers, and private equity firms and other financial sponsors of such entities with regulatory, compliance, licensing, and transactional matters.
She assists clients with matters before state regulatory agencies, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), and the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Ms. Bauer received her J.D. from American University and her B.A. from Miami University.
In addition, Ms. Bauer advises financial and strategic purchasers of financial services firms and assets on regulatory matters, including due diligence of target companies and transactional structuring in light of federal and state licensing and regulatory requirements, as well as assisting them to secure regulatory approvals for transactions.