In November of 2010, Jeffrey Golant
was the primary source for the expose published by the American Bank magazine
entitled "Ties to Insurers Could Land Mortgage Servicers in Trouble", which brought to light predatory practices by the insurance and mortgage servicing industries whereby mortgage servicers received kickbacks in exchange for force-placing extremely expensive insurance policies on struggling homeowners, often pushing the homeowners into foreclosure - all the while passing off the costs of the insurance coverage to third party mortgage investors, and ultimately to the taxpayers.
Largely as a result of these disclosures, there was a huge response by state insurance regulators and a number of class action lawsuits addressing these abusive practices.
Today, some of the most brazen and abusive practices have stopped.
Unfortunately however, serious abuses continue.
is proud to have played a crucial role in the ongoing class action litigation that continues to help bring justice to the consumers who were injured by these practices.
When attorney Jeffrey Golant took on his first forced-placement case, he thought he was looking at an administrative mistake.
A solo practitioner in Pompano Beach, Fla., Golant
time between foreclosure defense and insurance cases.
The Law Offices of Jeffrey N. Golant
, PA is dedicated to empowering individuals against large insurance companies and corporations that prey upon them.