Mark S. Edelman is the managing member of the firm's Cleveland, Ohio office and Co-Chair of the firm's consumer financial services practice.
His practice includes the representation of banks, finance companies, mortgage companies and savings and loans, advising them on regulatory compliance for consumer loan documentation, e-commerce, underwriting, acquisitions and divestitures, warehouse and other commercial financing, insurance and structured finance.
Mark serves as outside counsel to Wolters Kluwer Financial Services' CompliSource, an on-line regulatory compliance tool covering consumer finance products in all fifty states. Mark is a frequent speaker at national programs on consumer finance topics.
Mark focuses on multi-state compliance, business planning and risk management for personal property financing, with a particular emphasis on motor vehicle financing and leasing.
Buy Here/Pay Here Online Complex Proprietary Compliance and Documentation — Reviewed and assisted in the implementation of a national on-line complex proprietary compliance and documentation system for buy here/pay here franchised used car sales and financing program
National Mortgage Lending Process and Documentation — Assisted in establishing all processes and documentation for a start-up national mortgage lending business
National Open-End Credit Product Creation — Restructured entire consumer financial services documentation used at national captive finance company and created a 50-state open-end credit product
National Product Implementation, Development and Sales — Assisted with national product implementation, development, and sales for an on-line database