Lynne B. Barr photoLynne B. Barr

Practice Areas

  • Consumer Financial Services

Ms. Barr, a partner in Goodwin Procter’s Financial Services Group, focuses on banking and financial services law. She advises banks, bank holding companies, brokerage concerns, mortgage companies, trade associations and other entities on general corporate matters, including the operation and offering of their products and services, particularly in the context of federal and state regulation of financial institutions and their activities. Ms. Barr has extensive experience in credit and mortgage lending matters (including licensing, disclosure, documentation, interest rate limitations and credit reporting), fair lending and equal credit opportunity issues, credit and deposit services, electronic banking and Internet services, and insurance products. She is a graduate of George Washington University and George Washington University Law School.

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, American Law Institute
  • Member, ABA Council of the Section of Business Law
  • Former Chairperson, ABA Consumer Financial Services Committee
  • Former Chairperson, ABA Financial Holding Company Subcommittee of the Banking Law Committee
  • Former Chairperson, ABA Consumer Financial Services Subcommittees on Deposit Accounts and Programs
  • Board of Directors of the Electronic Funds Transfer Association
  • Member, Consumer Bankers Association Lawyers Committee
  • Member, Editorial Board of The Business Lawyer

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