Frank Dickerson is a senior associate in the Chicago office of Mayer Brown's Litigation & Dispute Resolution practice. Frank is a member of the firm’s Supreme Court & Appellate and Consumer Litigation and Class Action groups. He has successfully defended national financial institutions in actions involving claims brought under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA), Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP), Truth in Lending Act (TILA), Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA), Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act, as well as a variety of state unfair and deceptive trade practices statutes.
Frank has also represented financial institutions in regulatory matters. Frank has advised clients on regulatory investigations by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and Federal Trade Commission. In addition, Frank has advised clients regarding rule-making in the Securities and Exchange Commission and Financial Stability Oversight Council.
In addition to his consumer class defense practice, Frank represents businesses and individuals in appeals in the state and federal courts. He has represented several clients in front of the Supreme Court of the United States, as well as the Fourth, Seventh, Eighth, Ninth, and Tenth Circuit Courts of Appeals.
Frank is also active in the Firm’s pro bono program. Representative matters include joining with the American Civil Liberties Union to represent same-sex couples seeking to marry in Wisconsin. Frank successfully represented the same-sex couples at every level of the case, including at the Western District of Wisconsin, the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, and the Supreme Court. For his work on this case, Frank was honored with the Constitutional Rights Foundation Chicago’s Bill of Rights in Action Award.
Frank graduated from the University of Chicago Law School with High Honors, and served on The University of Chicago Law Review. Prior to joining Mayer Brown, he clerked for Judge Frank H. Easterbrook of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.