March 1, 2022
Los Angeles, CA – Glaser Weil LLP welcomes Richard Gottlieb, one of the nation’s leading financial services lawyers. Richard is the chief legal officer of Leap Theory, LLC and Of Counsel to the firm, in its Financial Services group.
Richard will remain full-time as the chief legal officer of Leap Theory LLC, an emerging fintech company. Richard is one of the nation’s foremost consumer lending lawyers and he will assist with strategic growth of the firm’s practice.
“I discovered in my move to Leap Theory that clients were looking for alternative solutions. Glaser Weil is the perfect platform for me to advise former and new clients alike,” said Richard.
In his three decades of work in financial services, Richard has counseled and successfully defended the largest banks, consumer lenders and related companies in multiple bet-the-company litigation and enforcement matters.
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