Kristopher R. Knabe is an Associate in the Chicago office of Buckley Sandler LLP. Mr. Knabe represents financial services industry clients in a wide range of litigation matters, including class actions and complex civil litigation, as well as government enforcement matters.
Mr. Knabe received his J.D. from Loyola University Chicago School of Law in 2011. During law school, he was a judicial extern for the Honorable Blanche Manning in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, and Editor-at-Large for the Loyola Law Journal. Mr. Knabe received his B.A. from George Washington University in 2004.
Within the last 18 months, automotive industry participants have increasingly come under scrutiny from government regulators, including the CFPB, the Department of Justice, and state Attorneys General. On a parallel track, there has been a multi-year focus on the marketing, sale, and servicing of...Webcast
Chicago Bar Association Consumer Credit Committee: Considerations in Light of Jesinoski v. Countrywide
Kristopher Knabe spoke at the Chicago Bar Association's Consumer Credit Committee meeting on February 4, 2015. His presentation was titled, "Considerations in Light of Jesinoski v. Countrywide and Recent Developments in Telephone Consumer Protection Act cases.Speaking Engagement
Federal and state regulatory scrutiny of the automobile finance industry has accelerated over the last several months. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB or the Bureau) and the Department of Justice (DOJ) recently announced the fourth public resolution with an indirect auto finance...Articles
The fifth edition of the Practising Law Institute’s Consumer Financial Services Answer Book was published this month, with 29 Buckley Sandler attorneys contributing to this leading desk reference. The 2016 edition of the Consumer Financial Services Answer Book continues to provide practitioners...Articles
Buckley Sandler lawyers played a prominent role in the publication of this leading desk reference on consumer financial services, published by the Practising Law Institute. The 2015 edition of this publication continues to provide practitioners with a core understanding of the laws governing...Articles
Elizabeth McGinn and Kristopher Knabe wrote, "Ethical Issues in the Digital Age: Navigating E-Discovery Challenges," which appeared in the American Bar Association's Consumer Litigation Fall Newsletter. Today’s technological changes have fueled an explosive growth of electronically stored...Articles