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Richard P. Eckman Quoted in Philadelphia Business Journal, 'Firms Are Adding Lawyers That Have Regulatory Expertise'

10/19/2012

Pepper partner Richard P. Eckman was quoted in the October 19, 2012 issue of Philadelphia Business Journal in the article, "Firms Are Adding Lawyers That Have Regulatory Expertise."

Richard Eckman, chairman of Pepper’s financial services practice group, said whenever there is a new federal agency with the powers that the bureau has, lawyers are going to be heavily involved. He said there are about 75,000 nonbank entities that are subject to federal regulatory examinations for the first time.

The article is available online (subscription required): http://www.bizjournals.com/philadelphia/print-edition/2012/10/19/firms-are-adding-lawyers-that-have.html.