Andrew Smith

Andrew Smith is a Partner at Covington & Burling in Washington, DC.� Mr. Smith counsels banks, non-banks, credit bureaus, and financial technology providers regarding compliance with consumer financial services laws and rules, including UDAAP and CFPB issues.� He also advises on law enforcement, investigations and transactional matters.���Mr. Smith is recommended by Best Lawyers in America, Chambers, and Legal 500.� He is a fellow of the American College of Consumer Financial Services Lawyers, and is the Chair of the American Bar Association’s Consumer Financial Services Committee.�Earlier in his career, Mr. Smith served in senior policy-making and supervisory positions at the Federal Trade Commission and the Securities and Exchange Commission.