For more than 30 years, Ms. Witzel has focused her practice on advising regulated businesses (banks, credit unions, finance companies, debt management services, etc.) on compliance with federal and state laws, products and corporate matters. She works regularly with federal and state regulators.
Significant representations include mergers and acquisitions of banks, finance companies and insurance agencies; bank holding company formations; enforcement matters and portfolio sales; Internet banking program implementation; and core processor agreement and contract negotiation.
- American Bar Association Advisor to the National Conference of Commissioners on the Uniform State Laws Drafting Committee on the Uniform Debt Management Services Act from 2003 to 2005, continues in this roll for the Standby Committee on the Uniform Debt Management Services Act
- Member, American College of Consumer Financial Services Attorneys
- Fellow, American Bar Foundation