Greenberg Traurig added former Ocwen Financial Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel Andrew Wein as a shareholder in its Washington, D.C. office as part of the firm’s Financial Services Litigation and Financial Regulatory and Compliance groups.
“We are pleased to have Andrew join our financial services regulatory and litigation practices,” said Matt Gorson, Greenberg Traurig senior chairman. “Andrew is an experienced litigation and regulatory attorney whose background and breadth of experience will be a significant asset to our clients and our firm.”
Wein handles litigation and regulatory issues arising out of federal and state consumer protection statutes. On the regulatory side, Wein’s experience includes proceedings before state and federal agencies, including the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the New York Department of Financial Services.
Wein worked as a litigation associate for law firms in Washington D.C. and New York, where he also served as an assistant district attorney in the investigations division in Bronx County.