Paul B. Kerlin


Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Paul B. Kerlin is a Greenberg Traurig shareholder in the Houston office.  His areas of concentration include commercial and residential lender liability claims, breach of contract and false advertising and defamation.  He also represents clients in mass torts and products liability matters.  Paul has served as lead counsel for a national bank defending lender liability claims and prosecuting deficiency actions throughout Texas in federal and state court with a loan portfolio of over 900,000 mortgages.  Representative cases include defense of holder of notes for wrongful foreclosure, improperly obtained and unconscionable lender-placed insurance, breach of fiduciary duty claims against loan servicer and  violations of the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) 15 U.S.C. § 1681 et seq., claims premised on erroneous reporting by mortgage servicer.