Elizabeth Lemond McKeen represents major banks and other financial institutions in their highest-stakes litigation relating to regulatory compliance, fraud, and consumer protection. Liz handles complex civil litigation, including regulatory enforcement actions, class actions, MDL proceedings, False Claims Act/qui tam matters, and appeals. In addition to litigation, Liz provides strategic regulatory and compliance counseling, with deep expertise in the areas of fair lending, credit reporting, debt collection, consumer bankruptcy, and mortgage origination and servicing. She routinely represents clients in threatened enforcement matters involving the CFPB, FTC, DOJ, state Attorneys General, and other regulators. Liz understands the operational and reputational concerns of financial services providers and provides strategic and tactical advice designed to balance legal risk with business objectives.