Jeremy E. Shulman is a partner in AFRCT’s litigation department.
His practice focuses on a broad range of state and federal litigation with an emphasis on financial services and banking matters. Jeremy’s banking litigation experience includes the defense of lender liability actions and loan origination matters such as claims under the Truth In Lending Act, the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act, and the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act.
Jeremy’s financial services experience extends to advising loan servicers on compliance with the California Homeowners’ Bill of Rights and applicable National Servicing Standards. In addition to bank-related matters, Jeremy also has experience in a range of complex commercial litigation, real estate-related disputes, and litigation involving intellectual property, contracts, and business torts. His experience encompasses all phases of litigation from inception through trial and appeals.
Jeremy graduated cum laude from Boston University School of Law in 2001. While in law school, Jeremy was a member of the Public Interest Law Journal and a participant in the school’s clinical program in criminal law.
He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from the University of Michigan, where he graduated with honors. He is admitted to practice in California, New York and Massachusetts (inactive).
Jeremy is active in the Los Angeles Chapter of the University of Michigan Alumni Association, which provides scholarships to Los Angeles-area students attending the University of Michigan.
Recently, Jeremy helped secure the dismissal of three putative class action complaints raising loan modification processing issues in Murphy v. Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, D’Alessio v. Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, and McDermed v. Wells Fargo Home Mortgage. 2013 U.S. Dist. Lexis 118410 (N.D. Cal. Aug. 19, 2013);
Other representative cases where Jeremy achieved defense dismissals include Amaral v. Wachovia Mortgage Corp., 692 F. Supp. 2d 1226 (E.D. Cal. 2010) and Taguinod v. World Sav. Bank, FSB, 755 F. Supp. 2d 1064 (C.D. Cal. 2010);
Prior to joining AFRCT, Jeremy practiced in the litigation department of New York City law firm Graubard Miller.