Board President

Leonard A. Bernstein is a Philadelphia financial services attorney at Holland & Knight who specializes on financial regulatory, consumer compliance and banking matters as a financial services attorney, and is a member of the American College of Consumer Financial Services Lawyers. He is one of the founding partners of the new Philadelphia office of the national Holland & Knight law firm, an office with now over 40 attorneys that opened one year ago.

With in-depth knowledge of the federal Truth in Lending Act, Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act, Equal Credit Opportunity Act, Fair Credit Reporting Act and similar laws, Mr. Bernstein regularly helps clients review documents and disclosures, and otherwise maximize compliance. He handles bank regulatory issues and exams, and works with litigators to defend class actions and individual claims against financial services providers. He has been elected to the American College of Consumer Financial Services Lawyers.

Bernstein is past Board President of the pro bono legal nonprofit The Support Center for Child Advocates, past President of Temple Adath Israel and Board Secretary of the national Big Brothers Big Sisters of America Organization since 2012.