Laurence D. Vinson, Jr.

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Laurence D. Vinson, Jr.

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Larry Vinson is a member of the firm's Banking and Financial Services Practice Group. He regularly counsels financial institutions of all sizes on new CFPB regulations, bank regulatory and product questions, and all aspects of state and federal consumer credit compliance.

Larry Vinson is a member of the firm's Banking and Financial Services Practice Group. He regularly counsels financial institutions of all sizes on new CFPB regulations, bank regulatory and product questions, and all aspects of state and federal consumer credit compliance.

On questions relating to the Uniform Commercial Code, he is a resource for the firm's clients and for other lawyers both inside and outside the firm. He served as Chair of the Alabama Law Institute advisory committees on Revised UCC Article 9, "Secured Transactions," Revised UCC Article 3 and Article 4, and Revised UCC Article 1 and Article 7.  Most recently, he chaired the ALI review committee for the 2010 amendments to Article 9. He served on the State Board of Bar Examiners and as a bar examiner on the Uniform Commercial Code.

Distinctions

  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America®
    • Banking and Finance Law, 2006-2010
    • Corporate Law, 2006-2015
    • Equipment Finance Law, 2007-2015
    • Financial Institutions Law, 1995-2006
    • Financial Services Regulation Law, 2011-2015
    • International Trade and Finance Law, 2006-2007; 2010-2015
    • "Lawyer of the Year," Birmingham
    • Financial Services Regulation Law, 2013
    • Banking and Finance Law, 2010
  • Listed in Chambers USA
    • Banking & Finance, 2006-2014
    • Banking & Finance: Mainly Regulatory, 2010-2014
  • Listed in Alabama Super Lawyers, Banking, 2012-2014
  • Alabama Law Review, Associate Editor and Member of Managing Board, University of Alabama School of Law, 1973
  • Omicron Delta Kappa, University of Alabama, 1972-1973
  • Phi Beta KappaUniversity of Alabama, 1969

Publications

6/13/2013
Banking & Financial Services Alert
2013
Banking Traditions, the Journal of the Alabama Bankers Association, Spring 2013
1/20/2012
Alabama Banker, The Journal of the Alabama Bankers Association.
11/29/2011
Banking & Financial Services Alert
5/1/2011
Banking Traditions, the magazine of the Community Bankers Association of Alabama

Memberships and Affiliations

  • American Bar Association, Section of Business Law, Member, Banking Law Committee, Consumer Financial Services Committee, Uniform Commercial Code Committee
  • Alabama State Bar Association, Member, Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Section
  • Birmingham Bar Association
  • Conference on Consumer Finance Law
  • Alabama Law Institute

You May Not Know

Larry holds an FCC-Extra Class amateur radio license. His call sign is K4AIO.