Lauren M. Burnette manages the Florida office of Barron & Newburger, P.C. She works in the firm’s Consumer Financial Services Law Practice Group.
In her national legal practice, Ms. Burnette represents financial institutions, debt servicers and buyers, mortgage lenders and more in a broad range of compliance management services, including risk assessment and remediation, due diligence, third-party monitoring and auditing, training assistance, and litigation management and oversight. She represents clients in litigation matters involving the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, and related federal and state laws. She also represents members of the consumer financial services industry in investigations and enforcement matters initiated by state and federal regulatory agencies, including state Attorneys General, the Federal Trade Commission the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Ms. Burnette is a member of the National Creditors Bar Association, where she previously served as Co-Chair of the Defense Bar Steering Committee. She currently serves as a member of the Amicus Committee and Co-Chair of the Spring 2017 Conference. She is also active in ACA International, where she holds the designation of Credit and Collections Compliance Officer and serves on ACA’s Sanctions Review Panel. She frequently speaks to bar associations, law firms and national industry organizations regarding litigation and compliance issues affecting the consumer financial services industry, and is a regular contributor to various industry publications. In 2016, Ms. Burnette was named as one of the 25 Most Influential Women in Collections by Collection Advisor magazine.
Lauren M. Burnette
State Court Admissions:
Federal Appellate Admissions:
- U.S. Supreme Court
- 2nd Circuit
- 3rd Circuit
- 4th Circuit
- 11th Circuit
Federal District Court Admissions:
- District of Columbia
- Florida (N.D., M.D., and S.D.)
- Pennsylvania (E.D., M.D., and W.D.)
- B.A., University of Pennsylvania
- J.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Law