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Amanda Loughmiller

Bio 6900 N. Dallas Pkwy Ste. 800 Plano, TX 75024 214-560-5455

Education

  • Baylor University, B.A., 1997
  • Texas Tech University School of Law, J.D., 2000

Admitted to Practice

  • State Bar of Texas
  • U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida
  • 11th Circuit Court of Appeals

Awards & Honors

  • Recipient of Strasburger’s Special Recognition Award Client Development (2015)

Affiliations and Memberships

  • Collin County Bar Association
  • Dallas Bar Association
  • Attorneys Serving the Community - Former Publicity Committee Co-Chair
  • Susan G. Komen for the Cure – North Texas Affiliate - Vice President and Board Member
  • Strasburger BOLD co-chair (2017-2018)
  • Recovery Inn - Board of Directors and Luncheon Chair (2012-2015)
  • Baylor Business Network
  • Baylor Women’s Counsel

Presentations

  • Strasburger 2nd Annual Consumer Financial Litigation Symposium – Furnisher Reporting Under the FCRA
  • Navigating a Credit Union’s Duties Under the Fair Credit Reporting Act, National Credit Union Collections Alliance (March 2017)
  • FCRA: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly (June 2016)
  • What You Need to Know about the Fair Debt Collections Practices Act and State Collection Laws (June 2016)
  • Bankruptcy Laws and Reporting Under the FCRA (May 2016)
  • FCRA Litigation & Issues, American Collectors Association of Texas Conference (March 2016)
  • The Changing Landscape of GRAS: PHO, GMO and More, Strasburger Food Law Forum (September 2015)
  • The Changing Landscape of GRAS: PHO, GMO and More, Strasburger Food Law Forum (April 2015)

Representative Experience

  • Represents financial institutions in DTPA and creditors’ right in consumer bankruptcy.
  • Represents and advises debt collectors and financial institutions regarding FCRA, FDCPA,TCPA, DTPA, TDTPA and creditors’ rights in consumer bankruptcy cases.
  • Obtained summary judgements for a national credit reporting agency in FCRA matters.
  • Negotiated zero dollar dismissals for a national credit reporting agency in FCRA matters.
  • Obtained favorable settlements on behalf of a consumer reporting agency and debt collectors in FCRA cases.
  • Successfully briefed and won discovery motions in federal courts. Represented independently owned water utility company in Texas Commission on Environmental Quality compliance and regulatory matters.
  • Represented water utility in negotiations with municipality.
  • Written and led roundtable discussions on regulatory labeling issues within the food industry.

Publications, Seminars, and Cases

  • “Avoid Becoming a Casualty of the FCRA Litigation Minefield, insideARM First Party Summit” (June 2019)
  • Ninth Circuit Opens Floodgates for Duplicative Mislabeling Claims in California, Strasburger’s Food & Drug Law Blog (September 2015)
  • Consumers May Not use the FCRA to Collaterally Attack the Legal Validity of Their Debts, Strasburger’s FCRA Newsletter (October 2012)
  • Plaintiff’s Statutory and Common Law Claims Against Furnisher Preempted by 15 U.S.C. 1681(t)(b)(1)(F), Strasburger’s FCRA Newsletter (June 2012)
  • Court Held that Employer Failed to Prove that it’s Background Check Procedure and Consent Form Complied with the FCRA, Strasburger FCRA Newsletter (April 2012)
  • Court Refused to Allow a Business to Step into the Consumer’s Shoes for the Purposes of FCRA, Strasburger’s FCRA Newsletter (April 2012)

Industry News Publications

Seila Law LLC v. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau: A Question of Constitutionality - Kristin Marker Amanda Loughmiller