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Richard J. Andreano, Jr.

Partner , Ballard Spahr

Richard J. Andreano, Jr., is a Practice Leader of the Mortgage Banking Group at Ballard Spahr, and a member of the Consumer Financial Services Group. He has devoted over 30 years of practice to mortgage banking, and consumer finance law.  Rich advises the mortgage and settlement service industries on regulatory compliance and related matters, including issues arising out of the COVID-19 national emergency, as well as issues concerning the Dodd-Frank Act, Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act,, Truth in Lending Act, Equal Credit Opportunity Act, Fair Housing Act, Fair Credit Reporting Act, Home Mortgage Disclosure Act, and Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act.  He assists clients with government agency examinations and investigations and with regulatory issues, including affiliated business arrangement and other RESPA matters, and loan originator compensation, ability to repay, TRID, fair lending and HMDA matters.  Rich is the author of the MBA Compliance Essentials Loan Originator Compensation Rule Resource Guide™ and co-author of the MBA Compliance Essentials TILA/RESPA Integrated Disclosure (TRID) Resource Guide™..

Richard Andreano