Tanya McCullah’s practice focuses on commercial litigation and consumer financial services litigation in state and federal courts. She has extensive experience representing mortgage servicers and lenders in a wide variety of litigated matters including actions for fraud, wrongful foreclosure, breach of fiduciary duty, unfair competition, negligence, and breach of contract. She represents financial institutions such as national and state banks, consumer finance companies, credit card issuers, credit unions, thrifts, mortgage banks and lenders, mortgage loan servicers and issuers, and other consumer financial services providers in litigation and arbitration, with a primary focus on defending mortgage lenders and loan servicers in lender liability actions.
Her specific experience includes assisting clients with contested foreclosures, real estate and title issues, and alleged federal and state regulatory violations. Tanya regularly defends claims arising under the Truth in Lending Act (TILA), Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA), Home Ownership and Equity Protection Act (HOEPA), and Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), among other state and federal consumer protection, licensing, lending, usury, leasing, and sales laws. She also represents lenders in litigation relating to the Equal Credit Opportunity Act (ECOA), Civil Rights Act, and state laws.
Tanya has also consulted on matters of estate planning involving living trusts, powers of attorney, advance care directives, grant deeds, and special needs trusts.
- General civil litigation, bankruptcy matters, foreclosure related matters, including disbursement of surplus funds after foreclosure and title issues