Piper W. Turner devotes a substantial portion of her practice to advising financial service companies in a broad range of matters. She counsels clients on regulatory compliance matters, contract negotiations, due diligence, federal and state examinations, and civil investigations before federal and state banking and financial institution regulators.
Piper helps companies navigate the statutes, regulations, interpretations, and rules that govern the financial services industry. She drafts and revises agreements, disclosures, policies, procedures, and customer notices. In addition, she represents clients in investigations and enforcement actions before the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (“CFPB”), the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (“OCC”), the Federal Reserve, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (“HUD”), Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, Ginnie Mae, the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”), state regulatory authorities, and Attorneys General offices. As a litigator, Piper defends financial institutions in individual and class action lawsuits. She has a thorough understanding of banking regulations and consumer protection laws, including fair lending, Bank Secrecy Act and anti-money laundering laws, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (“FCPA”), advertising, marketing, credit reporting, compliance management, debt collection, privacy, data security, mortgage servicing guidelines, UDAAP, complaint processing, and vendor management. Careful analysis of complex legal issues and thorough review of the facts enable Piper to obtain exceptional results for her clients.
Prior to joining FDLaw, Piper was an associate in the corporate and finance departments of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP. She received her J.D. with honors from the University of Oklahoma in 1995. Piper was a member of the Oklahoma Law Review, publishing a note and serving as Research Editor. Additionally, she was the recipient of the Vivian McConnell Hood Scholarship as well as the Baker, Hoster, McSpadden, Clark, Rasure & Clicker Scholarship, both for academic excellence. Piper received dual Bachelor of Arts degrees in English and Theatre from the University of Southern California.