Michael Flynn
Of Counsel


Michael Flynn is a leading nationally recognized bank regulatory and mortgage and consumer lending regulatory and compliance counsel. As the former Acting General Counsel of HUD and former General Counsel of Flagstar Bank and PNC Mortgage, he counsels financial institutions on bank, mortgage and consumer finance regulations, regulator inquiries and examinations, product development, compliance and risk management, secondary market transactions, servicing, FinTech arrangements, vendor management and contracts, and other subjects. Mike is a member of Buchalter’s Commercial Finance Practice Group, and Co-Chair of its Consumer Financial Services and Mortgage Regulatory Industry Group, and its Financial Services Regulatory Industry Group. He is the Chair of the American College of Mortgage Attorneys Residential & Regulatory Committee, and serves on the Colorado Mortgage Lenders Association Legislative and Regulatory Affairs Committee, the California Mortgage Bankers Association Legislative Review Committee, and the Governing Committee of the Conference on Consumer Finance Law. Mike is also a past Chair of the California Lawyers Association Financial Institutions Committee, the California Mortgage Bankers Association Legal Affairs Committee, and the American Bar Association Title Insurance Litigation Committee. He is a Fellow of the American College of Consumer Financial Services Lawyers, the American College of Real Estate Lawyers, and the American College of Mortgage Attorneys.

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