Seyfarth Hires Stroock Expert As Consumer Finance Co-Chair

Law360, Chicago (August 27, 2012, 3:17 PM EDT) -- Seyfarth Shaw LLP has lured a former Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP attorney with class action defense chops to co-chair its new consumer financial services litigation practice group from its Los Angeles office, Seyfarth said Wednesday.

Scott M. Pearson joined Seyfarth as a partner, bringing along his experience defending financial institutions in hundreds of cases — and more than 70 class actions – over mortgages, retail banking, credit cards, student loans, real estate and auto lending, according to his new firm.

Pearson told Law360 on...
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