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Taylor English’s innovative approach allows me the flexibility to tailor legal solutions that align with our client’s business goals.

Karen Louis is a corporate attorney who focuses her practice on bank regulatory compliance, procurement and probate law. Ms. Louis provides a wide range of regulatory services including the development of compliance management systems and risk assessments. Ms. Louis is also adept in providing legal assistance through the probate process.

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. She also conducted annual risk assessments to evaluate compliance with the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), in addition to other corporate compliance areas. 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, 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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Education

Wake Forest University School of Law, JD

Order of Barristers

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