Veteran General Counsel John Redding Joins BuckleySandler’s Expanding Financial Services Practice
March 28, 2011
Los Angeles (March 28, 2011) – John Redding, a long-time counsel to financial services companies, has joined the Los Angeles office of BuckleySandler LLP to further expand the firm’s industry leading financial services practice.
Redding, who joined BuckleySandler as Counsel on March 21, has over 18 years experience representing financial service companies in both litigation and regulatory matters. Most recently, he served as general counsel to several companies, including software company Retail Pro, Inc., where he established in-house legal operations, helped the company resolve an SEC investigation and assisted in a corporate turn-around that resulted in an asset purchase agreement as part of a pre-packaged Chapter 11. Prior to that, Redding served as Associate General Counsel at Accredited Home Lenders, Inc., Encore Capital Group and Midland Credit Management, Inc., where he oversaw regulatory, compliance, loan origination, servicing and debt collection matters for the legal department.
“We are thrilled to welcome John to the firm,” said Clinton Rockwell, managing partner of the firm’s Los Angeles office. “He enhances our team with senior level mortgage banking and debt collection experience, and has a long track record of assisting clients who are facing audits and federal regulatory reviews.”
Redding’s diverse experience over the years includes, managing intellectual property portfolios; advising on employment, corporate governance, risk management and transactional issues; working on sophisticated mergers and transactions; and handling a variety of regulatory, compliance and litigation matters.
“Given this firm’s excellent reputation and know-how in the financial services industry, this is a perfect place for someone like me,” Redding said. “Here, I can expand my practice and help clients navigate increasingly complex and demanding challenges.”
With over 120 lawyers in Washington, DC, Los Angeles and New York, BuckleySandler provides best-in-class legal counsel to meet the challenges of its financial services industry and other corporate and individual clients across the full-range of government enforcement actions, complex and class action litigation and transactional, regulatory and public policy issues. The firm represents many of the nation’s leading financial services institutions. "The best at what they do in the country." (Chambers USA, 2010). Visit BuckleySandler online at www.BuckleySandler.com and follow on Twitter http://twitter.com/BuckleySandler.