Brandi Taylor is an associate in the Powers Pyles Sutter & Verville Education practice group.
Brandi advises educational institutions, third-party servicers, and consumer financial service providers regarding compliance with state and federal standards. Brandi also assists clients in transactional matters and adversarial proceedings. Her work has included responding to investigations as well as defending student lawsuits and similar civil actions alleging failure to comply with regulatory requirements and accrediting agency standards.
Brandi actively monitors the activities of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and assists clients in complying with CFPB rules and guidance. Brandi also closely follows the developing Borrower Defense to Repayment rules and processes as well as the constantly evolving state authorization requirements for schools, particularly as those requirements impact online education.
Brandi joined Powers as an associate in 2011 after working as a law clerk and summer associate with the firm. Prior to joining the firm, Brandi was a judicial intern for the Honorable Gerald Bruce Lee at the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.
Litigation – Education
Program Reviews and IG Audits
Title IV Eligibility and Compliance
J.D., cum laude, American University Washington College of Law, 2011
B.A., Denison University, 2005
District of Columbia
HONORS & AWARDS
Staff Member, Journal of Gender, Social Policy & the Law.
MEMBERSHIPS & ACTIVITIES
Women's Bar Association