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Charles A. Menke


Charles A. Menke is a senior writer analyst in the Antitrust/Banking/IP division of Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S. He has been with the company since 1998. Charles’ area of content expertise includes consumer finance, state banking, and mortgage lending. His publication credits include: the Consumer Credit Guide; Banking and Finance Law Daily; Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act: Law, Explanation and Analysis; Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005: Law and Explanation; State Banking Law Reporter; Mortgage Compliance Guide; and the Personal Loan Compliance Guide. Charles graduated from Chicago Kent College of Law and has an undergraduate degree in Business Administration from DePaul University. Prior to joining Wolters Kluwer, Charles practiced law for 12 years, primarily in the consumer finance area representing lenders, finance companies, leasing companies, and motor vehicle dealers. In addition, he was active in state legislative activities, including participation in a Task Force charged with reviewing and amending various Illinois consumer finance laws.