Ms. Hendriksen is a contributor to Goodwin's Consumer Finance Enforcement Watch blog, the marketplace’s first resource for real-time reporting on the full range of public federal and state consumer finance enforcement activity.
Patrice E. Hendriksen
Patrice Hendriksen is an associate in the firm’s Financial Industry Group and Consumer Financial Services Litigation practices. She joined Goodwin in 2014. Ms. Hendriksen focuses on complex commercial litigation and class action matters. She represents clients in enforcement proceedings and litigation under federal consumer protection laws, including TCPA, FCRA, FDCPA, RESPA, and FHA. Ms. Hendriksen also has experience assisting clients with compliance and legal issues relating to privacy and data security. Her recent work for clients includes:
- Defeated class certification of a putative nationwide class of individuals seeking recovery under the TCPA for allegedly receiving telephone calls on their cellphones marketing residential home mortgage modifications. Newhart v. Quicken Loans Inc., No. 9:15-CV-81259 (S.D. Fla.).
- Defense of credit card lender against Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) investigation under Fair Credit Reporting Act.
- Representation of national mortgage lender in putative class actions alleging violations of TCPA.
- Representation of a pro bono client seeking waiver of an alleged Social Security overpayment.
While attending law school, Ms. Hendriksen was an executive editor for The George Washington University Law Review
The George Washington University Law School
(Order of the Coif)
University of Delaware
(magna cum laude)