WASHINGTON - When the legislative fight over student loans heats up this fall, veteran lobbyist John E. Dean will be leading banks into battle.

As special counsel for the Consumer Bankers Association, Mr. Dean's primary job this year is to save the industry from being knocked out of the $20 billion student loan market.

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