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Nasseem S. Ramin Senior Attorney

Areas of Practice

Industries

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

Education

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

  • Law Review

American University, M.A.

University of Michigan, B.A.

  • with honors

Language

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.

Experience

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  
  • 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).
  • Marrocco v. Chase Bank, N.A., No. 12–10605, 2012 WL 3061031 (E.D. Mich. 2012) (obtained pleadings-based dismissal of a quiet title claim and claims arising under the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act).
  • McKendrick v. Fannie Mae, No. 12–10730, 2012 WL 3238038 (E.D. Mich. 2012) (obtained pleadings-based dismissal of challenges to the foreclosure sale of real property by advertisement).
  • Ljekocevic v. CitiMortgage, Inc., No. 11–14403, 2012 WL 5379571 (E.D. Mich. 2012) (obtained summary judgment of challenges to the foreclosure sale of real property by advertisement, including alleged due process violations).
  • Elhady v. CitiMortgage, Inc., No. 304745 (Mich. App. 2012) (successfully defended appeal of trial court’s dismissal of challenges to the foreclosure sale of real property by advertisement, based in part on the plaintiff’s lack of standing).
  • 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).
  • Nikiforuk v. CitiMortgage, Inc., et al., No. 11–10815, 2011 WL 7113469 (E.D. Mich. 2011) (obtained pleadings-based dismissal in favor of mortgage loan servicer for alleged violations of the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act, the Fair Debt Collections Practices Act, and various state-law claims).

Memberships & Involvement

  • Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association

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