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Nasseem S. Ramin Senior Attorney

Areas of Practice


Bar Admissions

  • Michigan, 2009

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Michigan
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit


American University, Washington College of Law, J.D.

  • Law Review

American University, M.A.

University of Michigan, B.A.

  • with honors


Ms. Ramin is a senior attorney in Dykema’s Financial Services Litigation Practice Group. Her primary emphasis is in the area of consumer financial services, commercial real estate, financial services, and lending litigation, in which she represents some of the nation’s largest financial institutions. She also has experience in other areas, including commercial, product liability, and pharmaceutical matters. Ms. Ramin has achieved many successful outcomes in state, federal, and appellate courts.


Ms. Ramin has successfully represented clients in many areas, including the following:

  • Consumer finance litigation, including suits arising under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), Real Estate Settlement Procedure Act (RESPA), Truth in Lending Act (TILA), Mortgage Brokers, Lenders, and Servicer Licensing Act (MBLSLA), Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), Michigan Consumer Protection Act (MCPA), credit card disputes, as well as other related consumer finance claims
  • Real estate matters, including loan workouts and litigation, residential and commercial mortgage litigation, title/lien priority disputes, contested judicial foreclosures, receivership actions, and other lending disputes
  • Fraud, tortious interference, breach of fiduciary duty, and other business torts
  • General commercial and contract disputes  
  • Wiggins v. Ocwen Loan Servicing, LLC, No. 17-1228, 2018 U.S. App. LEXIS 1153 (6th Cir. 2018) (successfully defended appeal regarding alleged violations of the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act’s loss mitigation procedures).

  • Molotky v. Capel, No. 1:17-cv-523, 2018 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 11369 (W.D. Mich. 2018) (defeated attempt to remand and obtained pleadings-based dismissal of fraud claims).

  • Peck v. Ocwen Loan Servicing, LLC, No. 14-12105, 2017 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 169281 (E.D. Mich. 2017) (obtained summary judgment of claims arising under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act).

  • Moore v. Ocwen Loan Servicing, LLC, No. 15-14294, 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 83400 (E.D. Mich. 2016) (obtained pleadings-based dismissal of Fair Debt Collection Practices Act claim).

  • United States Bank Nat'l Ass'n v. Carswell, No. 320416, 2015 Mich. App. LEXIS 928 (Mich. App. 2015) (successfully defended appeal of judgment of foreclosure).

  • Khoshiko v. Deutsche Bank Tr. Co. Ams., 574 F. App'x 539 (6th Cir. 2014) (successfully defended appeal of statutory challenges to foreclosure by advertisement).

  • Nikiforuk v. CitiMortgage, Inc., No. 11-10815, 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 99208 (E.D. Mich. 2014) (obtained litigation injunction due to the abusive and vexatious filings of serial litigants).

  • Dardini v. Chase, 565 F. App'x 427 (6th Cir. 2014) (successfully defended appeal of summary judgment confirming validity and enforceability of purchase money mortgage).
  • Wyandotte Prof'l Bldg., LLC v. Keybank, N.A., No. 12-10740, 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 140028 (E.D. Mich. 2013) (obtained summary judgment of tort and consumer protection statutory claims based on alleged defamatory credit reporting).
  • Howard v. Chase Home Finance, LLC., No. 11-10897, 2012 WL 3151571 (E.D. Mich. 2012) (obtained summary judgment of challenges to the foreclosure sale of real property by advertisement, based in part upon the plaintiff’s lack of standing to challenge the validity of the foreclosure).
  • Ruby Real Estate I, LLC v. Andrew Lewis, No. 11–12754, 2011 WL 5975295 (E.D. Mich. 2011) (successfully defended motion to dismiss for improper venue in an action for breach of a commercial loan contract).

Memberships & Involvement

  • City of Birmingham Planning Board
  • Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association

Recognized in Michigan Super Lawyers® as a Rising Star for Business Litigation, 2013-Present