We help launch small businesses and give back by helping consumer borrowers behind on their debts.
Connecticut Business Attorney and Debtor Rights Lawyer Eric Foster has over 25 years of legal experience. Attorney Foster provides legal advice and services to business owners and consumer debtors. Attorney Foster advises Entrepreneurs and business managers on all small business law issues, such as starting a new business, buying a business,selecting the right business structure, and assists in business transactions. As a Connecticut Debtors Rights Lawyer, Attorney Foster’s practice focuses on advising individual clients regarding consumer financial services law, consumer protection, debtor’s rights in connection with credit card debt, mortgages and other consumer loans. He represents clients in consumer class actions and commercial litigation.
During his career on Wall Street, Mr. Foster has advised many of the world’s leading commercial banks and their securities broker/dealer affiliates on compliance issues and represented them in connection with key financial services reform legislation pending in the U.S. Congress (Graham-Leach Bliley Act, Dodd Frank Act).
More recently, his practice has focused primarily on representing consumers that have been sold financial products and services that were not suitable for their needs, including, home mortgages, home equity lines of credit, credit cards and payday loans.
Prior to establishing Lindh Foster, LLC, Eric Lindh Foster spent 22 years practicing banking and securities law in New York, Washington D.C., London and Hong Kong. Mr. Foster is a former regulatory attorney with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and the Securities Industry & Financial Markets Association. He has worked with many of the leading fixed income securities, foreign exchange, commodities and derivatives dealers and provided compliance and legal advice on various types of trading activities and finance transactions. Mr. Foster is a member of the American Bar Association, the Connecticut Bar Association and the New York State Bar Association.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|25 Year Anniversary - Admitted to the Bar in 1990||Martindale-Hubbell||2015|
|Managing Member||Lindh Foster, LLC||2012 - Present|
|Partner||Squire Patton Boggs LLP||2007 - 2012|
|Executive Director||Asia Securities Industry & Financial Markets Association||2006 - 2007|
|Associate General Counsel||Securities Industry & Financial Markets Association||2005 - 2006|
|Associate General Counsel||The Bond Market Association||2000 - 2006|
|Legislative Advisor||Federal Reserve Bank Of New York||1995 - 2000|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|National Association of Consumer Advocates||Member||2015 - Present|
|The Conference on Consumer Finance Law||Member||2013 - Present|
|Connecticut Bar Association||Member||2012 - Present|
|Ameican Bar Association||Member||1995 - Present|
|New York City Bar Association||Member||1990 - 2013|
|Thomson Reuters Accelus||Spotlight: Federal Home Loan Bank Membership||2011|
|University of Virginia School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1990|
|Colorado College||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1985|
|London School of Economics and Political Science||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1984|
|Shoreline East BNI Meeting||Business Networking||2013|
|In re: Credit Default Swaps Antitrust Litigation||In Suit|
|JOHN BARANSKI and JAMES LACOURTE vs NCO FINANCIAL SYSTEMS, INC.||I won a significant financial settlement|
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