April 18, 2017 — National financial services law firm Maurice Wutscher LLP has added mortgage lending attorney Philip H. Franklin as a partner in its San Diego office.
Franklin has more than 20 years of experience in the residential mortgage lending and servicing industry. For more than 15 years, he represented various consumer lending institutions as in-house counsel, including one of the largest non-depository mortgage lender-servicers and one of the largest former non-prime mortgage lender-servicers in the country. He has also been an active participant in state and federal legislative affairs for and on behalf of the residential mortgage lending industry.
Franklin is licensed to practice law in California and Maryland, and is admitted to the federal courts in California. He received an undergraduate degree from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), a law degree from Southwestern University School of Law, and a Certificate of Dispute Resolution from the Straus Institute, Pepperdine University School of Law.
Franklin joins Maurice Wutscher’s skilled team of litigators who specialize in appellate matters, business formation and transactions, class action litigation, commercial litigation, construction litigation, consumer credit litigation, contested bankruptcies, contested foreclosures, employment litigation, insurance recovery and advisory services, intellectual property litigation, and regulatory compliance in offices throughout the United States.
Philip Franklin may be reached at (714) 366-9536 or via email at pfranklin@MauriceWutscher.com.