Daniel Hartman

Senior Associate


Daniel Hartman focuses his practice on counseling banks, credit and collection companies, student lenders and servicers, financial startups, and other financial institutions on complex regulatory and policy matters. He also represents financial institutions in governmental examinations, enforcement matters and investigations.  

Mr. Hartman has represented financial institutions before the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), state attorneys general, and other financial regulatory bodies. Mr. Hartman's counseling and investigations practice focuses on the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), the Department of Education's federal student loan regulations, the prohibition on unfair, deceptive, or abusive acts or practices (UDAAP), and other federal and state consumer protection laws.

Mr. Hartman joined the firm as a summer associate in 2013. While attending law school, he interned at the US Department of the Treasury's Office of Financial Stability, where he helped oversee companies subject to the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP).

Prior to law school, Mr. Hartman worked as a legal analyst at Barclays Capital. He also interned with the White House Office of Strategic Initiatives.

Publications & News


August 3, 2017

WilmerHale Represents Navient in Acquisition of Duncan Solutions

Navient, a leading asset management and business processing services company, announced the acquisition of Duncan Solutions, a transportation revenue management company serving municipalities and toll authorities.

July 12, 2017

CFPB Releases Final Rule Banning Certain Pre-Dispute Arbitration Agreements

On July 10, the CFPB announced its long-anticipated final rule to prohibit the use of pre-dispute arbitration agreements to block consumer class actions in contracts for consumer financial products and services.

May 18, 2017

Uncertain Future For CFPB Small Business Data Rule

An article by Daniel Kearney, Skye Perryman and Daniel Hartman, published by Law360, discusses the uncertain future for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau small business data rule.

October 20, 2016

Banking Regulators Release Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Enhanced Cyber Risk Management Standards

The agencies are considering establishing two tiers of enhanced standards—basic enhanced standards for all covered firms and even more stringent enhanced standards for systems that are "sector-critical."

August 12, 2013

Haunted by a Ghost: Snapchat, Wall Street, And the Evolving Focus of Financial Social Media Regulation

An article by Benjamin Neaderland, Jeremy Moorehouse and Daniel Hartman, published in Bloomberg BNA's Securities Regulation & Law Report.


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JD, Cornell Law School, 2014, Editor, Cornell Journal of Law & Public Policy

BA, Economics and Political Science, Tufts University, 2009

Bar Admissions

District of Columbia

New York

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