Washington, D.C. (former Buckley) Office
Marshall Bell represents financial institutions throughout the U.S. on consumer finance and bank regulatory issues. Marshall advises both bank and nonbank financial services companies on a range of matters such as the regulation of auto finance, credit cards, fair lending, Regulation Z, the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), state retail installment sale and usury laws and debt collection.
He assists clients in relation to regulatory examinations and in enforcement actions by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), Department of Justice (DOJ) and state regulators. He also represents clients in financial services transactions matters, including providing advice regarding regulatory due diligence, risk mitigation and obtaining any necessary regulatory approvals.
Marshall has been recognized by Legal 500 as a leading lawyer in Financial Services: Regulation. Prior to joining Orrick, Marshall was a partner at Buckley LLP. He was also in-house counsel for Ally Financial, providing advice regarding regulatory issues in connection with Ally’s auto finance operations and fair lending matters. Before going in-house, he was an associate at Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP and Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP, where his practice focused on financial services litigation, regulatory and transactional matters.
Marshall’s recent representative matters include: