Hudson Cook, LLP, a nationwide provider of legal compliance services for the financial services industry, announces the addition of Trisha Cacciola as a partner in its Long Island, New York office.
Trisha brings over 25 years experience in consumer and commercial auto finance law. Trisha will support the firm’s auto finance and compliance practices, and her experience will further enhance the firm’s ability to provide meaningful and practical advice to its clients.
“Trisha brings skills and knowledge that will fit perfectly in the Firm’s practice”, said Tom Hudson, Chairman of Hudson Cook LLP.
From 1998 to 2015, Trisha served as Assistant General Counsel, and Executive Director of Chase Auto Finance. Her responsibilities at Chase Auto Finance included regulatory exam management, manufacturer partnerships, fair lending, originations, servicing, collections, defensive litigation, floor plan, marketing, e-commerce, software/vendor contract drafting/negotiation and lobbying.
From 1993 to 1998, Trisha served in the legal department of Bank of America’s predecessor financial institutions, Barnett Bank and NationsBank supporting consumer and commercial auto finance programs. Prior to Trish’s in-house experience, she was an associate for five years with the law firm of Winston & Strawn in their New York office, practicing in the Corporate, Commercial Loan, Project Finance and Bank Regulatory departments.
Trish is a graduate of New York University School of Law and New York University Stern School of Business (Accounting) and is admitted to the Bar of the State of New York
About Hudson Cook, LLP
Hudson Cook, LLP is a 65 lawyer consumer financial services law firm with offices in California, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Virginia. The firm represents many of the nation’s top banks, savings associations, holding companies, finance companies, auto dealers and others who provide services to auto financing and leasing and mortgage bankers, insurance and securities companies, investment banks and “e-commerce” firms, including several Fortune 500 companies. Hudson Cook’s related Internet publishing company, CounselorLibrary.com, offers online compliance database and update services, including industry standards CARLAW and HouseLaw. For more information regarding the law firm and the publishing company, call Tom Hudson at 410-865-5411 or visit online at www.hudco.com.