About Us Experts Katalina M. Bianco

Katalina M. Bianco

J.D., B.A.

Katalina M. Bianco is a Writer/Analyst with Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S. She has been with the company, in the Banking Law division, for 17 years. Katalina currently focuses on consumer financial protection under the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. She is the editor of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Law Reporter and Mortgage Compliance Guide and regularly contributes to the Banking and Finance Law Daily and WK Banking and Finance Law Blog. Katalina authored Identity Theft: What You Need to Know, and co-authored the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act: Law, Explanation, And Analysis; Financial Services Modernization – Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act of 1999 – Law and Explanation, Federal Privacy Rules for Financial Institutions, Guide to Anti-Money Laundering, and Bank Secrecy: Compliance and USA PATRIOT Act. She also has authored a number of banking law white papers and co-presented a 2016 webinar, Will the CFPB be the same at 6? Katalina earned a J.D. from DePaul University College of Law and a B.A. in Communications from Marquette University. Prior to joining Wolters Kluwer, she practiced law in California and Illinois.