Andrew M. Smith

Co-Chair, Consumer Financial Services Practice at Covington & Burling LLP

Andrew M. Smith

Andrew M. Smith

Co-Chair, Consumer Financial Services Practice at Covington & Burling LLP

Biography

Andrew Smith advises clients on retail financial services, credit reporting, privacy, technology and e-commerce issues. He assists banks, non-bank lenders, credit bureaus, technology companies, and their vendors with regulatory compliance, litigation and transactional matters.

Mr. Smith represents clients before federal and state agencies—particularly the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)—in law enforcement and rulemaking proceedings. He regularly advises companies on the requirements of the GLBA, FCRA, DPPA, ECOA, FDCPA, TCPA and TSR, FTC Act, Dodd-Frank Act, and analogous state laws, including state insurance privacy laws and security breach notification requirements.

Mr. Smith served in senior supervisory and policy-making positions at the FTC and the Securities and Exchange Commission. At the FTC, he led a team of 45 professionals to develop and draft ten rules and six studies under the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act of 2003 ("FACT Act").

Memberships and Affiliations

* American Bar Association, Consumer Financial Services Committee, Chair
* American College of Consumer Financial Services Lawyers, Fellow

Previous Employment

* Federal Trade Commission, Assistant to the Director of the Bureau of Consumer Protection; FACT Act Program Manager (2001-2005)
* Securities & Exchange Commission, Senior Counsel, Office of General Counsel; Acting Assistant General Counsel (1997-2000)

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Of Counsel at Covington & Burling LLP

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General Counsel at Covington & Burling LLP

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Executive Director at Covington & Burling LLP

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Deputy General Counsel at Uber Technologies, Inc.

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Co-Chair, Consumer Financial Services Practice at Covington & Burling LLP
Career History
Co-Chair, Consumer Financial Services Practice
2014 - Current

Covington & Burling LLP provides legal consulting services. They represent clients in litigation, white collar defense, transactional, governmental affairs, international, life sciences and other matters. The firm offers legal services related to intellectual property, international trade, mergers & acquisitions and tax practices. The company was founded by J. Harry Covington and Edward B. Burling on January 1, 1919 and is headquartered in Washington, DC.

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Prior - 2014

Morrison & Foerster is a firm of exceptional credentials. Their name is synonymous with a commitment to client service that informs everything that they do. They are recognized throughout the world as a leader in providing cutting-edge legal advice on matters that are redefining practices and industries.

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Benchmark Capital Management Co. LLC, IDG Capital, Breyer Capital LLC, Sequoia Capital, Meritech Capital Partners, DAG Ventures LLC, Prosper Marketplace, Inc., NB Alternatives Advisers LLC, Phenomen Ventures Lp purchase BillGuard, Inc. from Bessemer Venture Partners, Khosla Ventures LLC, The Founders Fund Management LLC, P & L Advisors LLC, Founder Collective Management Co. LLC, SV Angel LLC, IA Ventures, Innovation Endeavors LLC

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Andrew M. Smith is affiliated with Covington & Burling LLP, Morrison & Foerster LLP

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