News: Press Release

Martha Svoboda Joins Offit Kurman As Counsel

For Immediate Release 

Maple Lawn, MD | July 10, 2019 Offit Kurman is pleased to announce today that Martha Svoboda has joined the firm as Counsel.

Ms. Svoboda advises banks and other financial institutions, including FinTech companies, on all aspects of financial regulatory compliance, with a major focus on residential and consumer finance lending laws and regulations. She regularly consults with clients on matters involving compliance with fair lending, ECOA, the Fair Housing Act, HMDA, TILA, RESPA, BSA/AML, and vendor management requirements, as well as the prohibition against unfair, deceptive, or abusive acts or practices. She also provides training to clients on fair lending and new or changing regulatory issues, helps clients prepare for regulatory examinations, assists clients with state licensure matters, and drafts and negotiates related contracts and agreements.

Ms. Svoboda’s first career began in the Silicon Valley, California high-technology audit practice of Price Waterhouse (now PwC). She has nearly 20 years of hands-on business experience, including various management- and executive-level positions involving oversight of accounting, budgeting, tax and treasury, and contract negotiation functions. Her breadth of experience enables her legal analysis of issues to be informed by a practical business sensibility.

Ms. Svoboda writes and speaks on mortgage banking-related issues, and has been invited to speak by the American Conference Institute, the UNC School of Law Banking Institute, the American Mortgage Conference, the North Carolina Bankers Association, the American Bankers Association, the USLAW Network, and the Mortgage Bankers Association of the Carolinas.

To learn more about Martha Svoboda and to contact her, please visit her attorney page. More information about Offit Kurman’s comprehensive legal services can be found here. For details about Offit Kurman’s office locations and directions to the firm’s offices throughout the Mid-Atlantic region, click here.


Offit Kurman is one of the fastest-growing, full-service law firms in the mid-Atlantic region. With over 185 attorneys offering a comprehensive range of services in virtually every legal category, the firm is well positioned to meet the needs of dynamic businesses and the people who own and operate them. Our twelve offices serve individual and corporate clients along the I95 corridor in the Virginia, Washington, DC, Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New York City regions. At Offit Kurman, we are our clients’ most trusted legal advisors, professionals who help maximize and protect business value and personal wealth. In every interaction, we consistently maintain our clients’ confidence by remaining focused on furthering their objectives and achieving their goals in an efficient manner. Trust, knowledge, confidence—in a partner, that’s perfect.

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