skip to main content

January 16, 2018

Krieg DeVault is pleased to announce that Brett J. Ashton, Partner and Chair of the firm's Financial Institutions Practice Group, will be speaking on "Conscious Uncoupling: The Bureau After Cordray" at the 1st American Financial Services Association Law & Compliance Symposium in San Diego, California on Tuesday, January 29, 2018.

The American Financial Services Association (AFSA) is the primary trade association for the consumer credit industry, protecting access to credit and consumer choice.

To learn more about the American Financial Services Association and the Law & Compliance Symposium, click here

About Brett J. Ashton
Brett Ashton is the Chair of the firm’s Financial Institutions Practice Group and concentrates his practice on financial institutions matters. Mr. Ashton counsels banks and a wide variety of other financial institutions on all aspects of state and federal law and compliance with existing and developing regulations. He routinely advises financial institutions with respect to dealing with regulatory agencies, responding to adverse regulatory examinations, and implementation of new regulations under the Dodd–Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. He currently serves as the regulatory compliance consultant to the Indiana Bankers Association and its member financial institutions. Mr. Ashton publishes a monthly compliance article in the Hoosier Banker.

Prior to joining Krieg DeVault, Mr. Ashton served as an Assistant General Counsel for American International Group ("AIG"), where he was responsible for working directly with Governors’ offices and key legislative and regulatory officials nationwide on behalf of the company’s multi-billion dollar financial services subsidiary.

About Krieg DeVault LLP 
Krieg DeVault LLP is a 110-professional, diversified law firm representing a wide variety of local, regional and national clients.  It is a business-focused law firm with offices in Indianapolis, Carmel, Mishawaka, and Merrillville, Indiana; Chicago, Illinois; Atlanta, Georgia; Minneapolis, Minnesota; and Boca Grande and Naples, Florida.  The firm’s attorneys have significant experience in key areas that address the needs of a diversified client base.  For more information, please visit