Kevin Hudspeth is a Principal of Maurice Wutscher LLP. He practices in the firm’s Commercial Litigation, Consumer Credit Litigation, Appellate, and Regulatory Compliance groups, predominantly representing national mortgage loan servicers on a wide variety of issues.
Kevin has substantial litigation experience in federal and state courts across the country. He regularly handles cases involving the FDCPA, RESPA, TILA, FCRA, FACTA, the TCPA, the United States Bankruptcy Code, and similar federal and state laws and regulations, as well as cases litigating real estate and commercial business disputes, the Uniform Commercial Code, loan repurchase demands, and contested foreclosures.
Prior to joining Maurice Wutscher, Kevin worked as an Assistant Attorney General with the Office of the Illinois Attorney General, where he litigated actions arising under the Illinois Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act, the Illinois Uniform Deceptive Trade Practices Act, the Illinois Securities Law, and other related statutes. He also previously worked for Fifth Third Bank, N.A., where he coordinated and supervised outside counsel on litigation strategy for contested foreclosures and cases involving default mortgage loan servicing.
Kevin has taught legal research and writing as an Adjunct Professor with Loyola University Chicago School of Law and has published articles in academic and trade journals on a diverse range of topics impacting the consumer lending industry, including issues related to the transfer and enforcement of promissory notes, procedural and evidentiary problems presented in contested mortgage foreclosure cases, substantive law impacting bankruptcy administration, and related matters. He regularly contributes to the American Bar Association’s Business Law Today.
Kevin is admitted to practice law in the States of Ohio and Illinois, and he has represented clients pro hac vice in trial and appellate level jurisdictions throughout the country.