Associate Biography

Jeff Bunda practices with the firm’s litigation practice group, focusing on contested foreclosures, title curative litigation and consumer protection defense.  

Jeff has become a fixture of North Carolina’s default servicing practice, and his expertise is sought by both national clients and local practitioners.  Jeff routinely conducts seminars on creditor’s rights litigation and has been published in several industry publications.  Jeff has also advocated for his clients before legislative and regulatory bodies.  

Professional Profile

 

 

 

EDUCATION:

 

University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Phi Beta Kappa, magna cum laude
Juris Doctor from Emory University of School of Law 

ADMISSIONS:

 

North Carolina State Bar, 2005

Alabama State Bar, 2012

United States District Court for the Western District of North Carolina, 2005
United States District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina, 2009
United States District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina, 2009
United States District Court for the Northern District of Alabama, 2012
United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama, 2012
United States District Court for the Southern District of Alabama, 2012

4th Circuit Court of Appeals, 2013

YEARS OF LEGAL EXPERIENCE: 9

MEMBERSHIPS AND AFFILIATIONS:

NORTH CAROLINA BAR ASSOCIATION, Real Property Section (2006-present), Real Property Section - Legislative Committee (2009-11); Bankruptcy Section (2006-present)

NORTH CAROLINA CREDITOR’S BAR ASSOCIATION (2011-present)

 

Testimonials



“The cases and clients mentioned on this site are illustrative of the matters handled by the firm. Case results depend upon a variety of factors unique to each case. Not all results are provided. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome.”

Publications & Articles

PUBLICATIONS:

When It Comes To Transferring MSRs, Communication Is Key - 2014

North Carolina Legislative Updates - USFN Report, Q3, Summer 2014 (co-authored with Sarah Miranda)

“New Loss Mit Statutes Added in North Carolina”, Servicing Management, Vol. 22, No. 2, (September 2010).  Available online at http://www.mortgageorb.com/e107_plugins/content/content.php?content.6676.

“North Carolina: The Moving Target of Foreclosure Law”, Legal League Quarterly, (Spring 2011), p. 5.

“Where Do You Stand?  A Tale of Two Rulings”, Servicing Management, Vol. 23, No. 4, (November 2011).  Available online at http://www.mortgageorb.com/digitaleditions/Main.php?MagID=3&MagNo=8

PRESENTATIONS:

"CFPB Regulations Impacting Mortgage Servicing", Foreclosure Compliance: New Requirements and Advanced Issues Seminar, December 16, 2014, Charlotte, NC, National Bankruptcy Institute.

“The Moving Target of Foreclosure Law”, Foreclosures in North Carolina, February 22, 2011, Charlotte, NC; Mecklenburg County Bar.

Boot Camp: Foreclosure and Loan Workout Procedures, October 4, 2011, Greensboro, NC; National Business Institute.

“Now What? Contested Foreclosures, Setting Aside a Foreclosure, Rescinding a Foreclosure” and “What’s Really Going On Out There?”  2012 Foreclosure in North Carolina, March 20-21, 2012, Cary, NC; North Carolina Bar Association.

“Updates and Recent Case Law Regarding Foreclosures”, Foreclosures in North Carolina, May 24, 2012 and February 1, 2013, Charlotte, NC; Mecklenburg County Bar.

“Contesting a Foreclosure and Foreclosure Litigation”, North Carolina Foreclosures and Workouts, February 15, 2013, Raleigh, NC; National Business Institute.

“The Foreclosure Process in North Carolina, Workouts – the Various Tools in the Toolbox for Working out Troubled Real Estate Loans & Post Foreclosure Issues”, North Carolina Foreclosures and Workouts, December 9, 2013, Charlotte, NC; National Business Institute.

“Lender Liability Issues”, Boot Camp: Foreclosures and Workout Procedures, February 3, 2014, Raleigh, NC; National Business Institute.