Farm-Credit Mid-America (“FCMA”) has exclusively retained Major, Lindsey & Africa to conduct a search for an Associate General Counsel (“AGC”) to be located in Louisville, Kentucky. FCMA is an equal opportunity employer. Motivated candidates who are interested in a progressive, energetic, purpose-driven and collaborative work environment should submit their resume to the recruiters managing this search, Heather Fine and Brandy Russell at FCMACounsel2018@mlaglobal.com. Please do not contact FCMA directly; all resumes sent to FCMA will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Overview: FCMA is seeking an experienced attorney focused primarily on partnering with its mortgage loan origination and servicing business. The AGC will support all aspects of consumer mortgage loan origination and servicing, especially focusing on compliance with all laws and regulations that impact the company’s consumer mortgage products and processes.
Company: FCMA believes people are its strongest assets and it has more than 1100 employees located in over 80 offices. For the sixth year in a row, FCMA has been named one of the top 25 “Best Places to Work in Kentucky” in the large company category of 500 or more staff. Headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, with a $22 Billion asset portfolio. FCMA is the area’s largest financial institution. FCMA is dedicated to serving over 100,000 customers who are farmers and rural residents throughout Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky and Tennessee. FCMA is expanding its rural consumer mortgage program into other states through partnerships with other Farm Credit Associations throughout the Farm Credit System.
Experience: The ideal candidate will have at least eight years of relevant legal experience, with an emphasis on consumer finance and/or residential mortgage banking; in-house experience with a commercial bank is highly preferred. Significant experience and a broad working knowledge of federal and state consumer finance and mortgage lending laws, specifically federal laws and regulations pertaining to the origination and servicing of residential mortgage loans, including but not limited to TILA, RESPA, HMDA, ECOA, FCRA, SAFE Act, Fair Lending and CFPB rules and regulations, is also preferred.
Compensation: Competitive base and bonus commensurate with experience.
Location: Louisville, KY
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