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Amy Pritchard Williams

Partner
+1.704.331.7429
Fax +1.704.353.3129
Ms. Williams is a partner in the Charlotte office and focuses her practice on financial services litigation and bankruptcy. She has twenty years experience representing lenders and other creditors in complex commercial litigation, consumer class actions and related matters. Ms. Williams represents consumer lenders in connection with False Claims Act actions, internal investigations and government investigations. She has extensive experience representing secured and unsecured creditors in bankruptcy proceedings, receivership and foreclosure actions.

Achievements

  • Best Lawyers in America, Commercial Litigation, 2013 - 2017
  • Charlotte Business Journal, Top Women in Business Award, 2007

Professional/Civic Activities

  • Mental Health Association of the Central Carolinas, Inc., Board of Directors, 2005; President 2008-2009
  • National coordinating class counsel for mortgage loan servicer in connection with actions alleging improper document signing and foreclosure practices. All class matters dismissed at early stages.
  • Defense of mortgage lender in False Claims Act actions challenging mortgage origination, closing and government insurance claim practices.
  • Representation of mortgage lender in connection with federal investigations concerning mortgage origination, servicing and foreclosure practices.
  • Obtained summary judgment for state charted bank and affiliate in multiple cases involving lender liability claims asserted by borrowers against mortgage lenders based on alleged violations of state security laws, Interstate Land Sales Act, fraud and negligent underwriting.
  • Defense of class actions in state and federal court arising out of allegations of violations of state and federal consumer finance regulations.
  • Defense of lender liability claims asserting control theories, bad faith and other claims against national asset-based lender.