EXCLUSIVE: Freddie Mac settles with David J. Stern law firm

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Freddie Mac is in the process of identifying attorney firms in Florida that will take over the caseload of the Law Offices of David J. Stern PA, with which Freddie Mac has terminated its relationship. In a bulletin Tuesday, Freddie Mac notes that it has already directed the firm to not accept any new case [.]

Ally Financial, formerly GMAC Mortgage, suspends foreclosures in 23 states Ally Financial, a unit of GMAC Mortgage, again faces charges that employees did not verify foreclosure documents and will delay tens of thousands of foreclosures in 23 states. Ally was sanctioned.

Rush to foreclose by Fannie, Freddie helped feed problems. – That firm was the Law Offices of David J. Stern in Florida, which built a hundred-million-dollar-plus business foreclosing on the tens of thousands of borrowers who lost their homes in the housing.

Bank of America Illegal Foreclosure Leads to $6 Million. –  · Erik and Renee Sundquist have won their eight year long battle with Bank of America illegally foreclosing on their home, reaching a $6M settlement. Oppenheim Law shares more here.

The now defunct Law Offices of David J. Stern recently entered into a settlement agreement with Freddie Mac, ending a two-year legal battle between the foreclosure firm.

.DAVID STERN WAS WELL POSITIONED to cash in on the business opportunity offered by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. After graduating from law school in the mid-’80s, he took a job with the firm of Gerald M. Shapiro, one of the first lawyers to automate the foreclosure process-and a partner in Shapiro & Diaz.

A Florida law firm is the first in the U.S. to agree to pay a settlement in the rapidly expanding robo signing scheme for reportedly mishandling foreclosures. The law offices of Fort lauderdale based marshall C. Watson, which handled one of the largest volumes of foreclosures for Freddie Mac until.

Fannie and Freddie’s Foreclosure Barons. a tip about a little-known yet powerful firm, the Law Offices of David J. Stern, a Freddie Mac spokesman had cited Stern’s "good standing.

November 3, 2010 – Both Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have dropped Florida foreclosure mill law firm David J Stern PA. stern handled thousands of foreclosure cases for the two agencies. Recent disclosures of improper document handling have come to light. The law firm is one of four under investigation by the Florida Attorney General.

Fallen Foreclosure King David J. Stern Disbarred. the government-owned enterprises Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, as well as many of the nation’s largest banks, retained Stern’s firm to.