Tatiana Alexander

Attorney

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Industries
Education
  • Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, LLM, 2009
  • Texas Wesleyan University School of Law, JD, Dean’s List, 2006
  • University of Houston, BBA, Business Administration, cum laude, Dean’s List, 2002
Admissions
  • Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • US Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit
Affiliations

Barrister, Patrick E. Higginbotham Inn of Court, 2017-2020

Chair, African American Lawyers Section, State Bar of Texas, 2017-2018

President, J.L. Turner Legal Association, 2014

Board of Directors, Dallas Bar Association, 2013-2014

Tatiana has more than 15 years’ experience in the consumer financial services industry, representing financial institutions and loan servicers in wide a range of cases concerning secured and unsecured debts, including mortgage, auto, equipment and credit finance. She has handled cases defending clients against claims of violation of state and federal consumer laws including, but not limited to, the Deceptive Trade Practices Act (DTPA), Electronic Funds Transfer Act (EFTA), Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), Gramm-Leach Bliley Act (GLBA), Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA), Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), Truth in Lending Act (TILA), Unfair, Deceptive or Abusive Acts or Practices Act (UDAAP), and regulations established by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB).  Tatiana’s practice also includes representing lenders and servicers in consumer bankruptcy actions; and defending against wrongful foreclosure claims, breach of contract claims, title actions, and various tort-related claims. 

Tatiana has also served as in-house counsel where she assisted business units in resolving pre-litigation matters and managed outside counsel on litigation concerning various mortgage products.  Tatiana advised business units on compliance with state and federal lending and servicing laws, and worked with state and federal agencies in responding to governmental and regulatory investigations and resolving consumer complaints. 

As a law student, Tatiana served as a clerk for the Federal Trade Commission and later earned a Juris Doctorate from Texas Wesleyan University School of Law and Master of Laws degree from Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law.  Tatiana is licensed to practice law in the district and bankruptcy courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas, as well as the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.

Tatiana is a Barrister of the Patrick E. Higginbotham Inn of Court and currently serves as Chair of the African American Lawyers Section of the State Bar of Texas.

"My approach to the practice of law is simple: put your client’s interest first, and always be prepared."

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T: +1 214 932 6439F: +1 469 372 38842000 McKinney Avenue
Suite 1400
Dallas, TX 75201

Represented various mortgage lenders and servicers against claims of wrongful foreclosure, breach of contract, improper debt collection and fair lending claims.

Represented various consumer credit lenders against claims of improper debt collection and credit reporting.

Represented creditors in Chapter 7 and 13 bankruptcy proceedings.

Represented mortgage servicers at administrative proceedings, including but not limited to condemnation and ordinance violation hearings.

Named to “Texas Rising Stars,”, Super Lawyers, Thomson Reuters, 2015

Named to “Hot List,” Lawyers of Color, 2014

Named a “Woman of Excellence,” Women’s Council of Dallas Area Real Estate Brokers, Excellence in Law, 2014

Presenter, "Avoiding Foreclosure and the Pitfalls of Homeownership," The Big Give Back, Dallas Bar Association Sister Bars
Panelist, "What Attorneys Look for in a Good Paralegal," J.L. Turner Legal Association – Paralegal Section, Dallas Bar Association Sister Bars