Profile

Karen Louis is an experienced corporate attorney who focuses her practice on bank regulatory compliance and procurement. Ms. Louis provides a wide range of law services including the development of compliance management systems and risk assessments.

Before joining Taylor English, Ms. Louis was in-house with Altisource Solutions where she provided guidance on compliance with residential real estate laws, including the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act, Gramm Leach Bliley Act and Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac servicing guidelines. In addition, Ms. Louis supported Altisource’s procurement group and developed the vendor compliance program to manage the company’s external eviction counsel network. Prior to Altisource, as an attorney with Bryan Cave, LLP, Ms. Louis exclusively advised a national bank concerning foreclosure and eviction counsel vendor management and developed the compliance program regarding federal and state residential mortgage regulations.   

Ms. Louis is proficient in evaluating Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA), Truth in Lending Act (TILA), Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), Gramm Leach Bliley Act (GLBA), Equal Credit Opportunity Act (ECOA), Fair Housing Act (FHA), Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), and other state and local residential mortgage regulations.

Community Involvement

Emory University Jean Sindab Endowment, Advisory Board Member

Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys (GABWA), Executive Board, Member-at-Large (2016)

Atlanta Legal Aid, Saturday Lawyer Volunteer

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Publications

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Education

Wake Forest University School of Law, JD

Clemson University, BA

Bar Admissions

Georgia

Courts & Adjudicative Bodies

United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia

Accolades

Georgia Super Lawyers, Rising Stars, 2012-2015