- January 30, 2012
LeAnn Pedersen Pope was a featured presenter at the American Conference Institute’s 13th Annual National Conference on Consumer Finance Class Actions and Litigation in New York January 26 and 27. It is the leading annual event of its kind in the U.S. In her remarks, Ms. Pope provided an analysis on the recent U.S. Supreme Court opinion in Wal-Mart vs Dukes, which is being widely watched within the industry.
Ms. Pope chairs the Firm’s Consumer Financial Services Class Action Defense Group. Since the proliferation of class action litigation against the mortgage lending industry began more than 20 years ago, Ms. Pope and her team have successfully defended several of the country's major banks and mortgage lending companies in more than 200 nationwide class action cases filed in federal and state courts across the U.S.