Kari Hall counsels financial services companies on regulatory, compliance and enforcement matters, with a focus on consumer lending and retail banking. As Counsel in the Washington, DC office of Buckley Sandler LLP, Ms. Hall advises clients on a variety of regulatory compliance and risk management matters, including fair lending, fair servicing, disparate impact, redlining, Unfair, Deceptive or Abusive Acts or Practices/Unfair or Deceptive Acts or Practices, Community Reinvestment Act, Home Mortgage Disclosure Act, deposit account, overdraft protection, and electronic fund transfer issues.
Ms. Hall represents clients in internal reviews and investigations, as well as examinations, investigations and enforcement actions by the Department of Justice (DOJ), the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), the Federal Reserve Board, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), and state regulators.
Prior to joining Buckley Sandler, Ms. Hall was at an Am Law 200 firm, and Assistant Vice President and Counsel at Fifth Third Bank in Cincinnati, where she supported retail banking, retail operations, and bank protection as primary legal counsel.
Ms. Hall received her J.D. from the University of Cincinnati and her B.S. from Miami University.