FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., November 8, 2012 – Marcy J. Ford, partner and executive vice president of Trott & Trott, P.C. (Trott), a Farmington Hills, Mich.-based law firm serving the mortgage banking industry, assumed the role of USFN president effective Nov. 1, 2012.
Founded in 1988, USFN is a 50-state trade association serving the mortgage banking industry. As USFN president, Ford is serving a two-year term during which she is responsible for working with USFN’s Board of Directors to advance the real estate finance industry and the network’s membership through education, legislative, political and governmental reform. Prior to assuming the role as president, she has held vice president and secretary positions within the national organization, and participated in several industry working groups with federal government agencies, consumer groups and bankruptcy trustees.
In addition to her active participation in USFN, Ford is the chair of Trott’s executive management committee. She is also a former board member of the Consumer Bankruptcy Association, continues to be an active on the Mortgage Liaison Committee of the National Association of Chapter 13 Trustees organization and participates in a loss mitigation working group organized through the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Michigan.
Ford is a graduate of Western Michigan University, where she earned her master’s degree with honors. She is also a 1993 cum laude graduate of Wayne State University Law School. A published author, Ford was honored on the 2011 Crain’s Detroit Business “Women to Watch” list, and has also been recognized as a DBusiness magazine Top Lawyer in 2010 and 2011.
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For more than 35 years, Farmington Hills, Mich.-based Trott & Trott, P.C., has been specializing in residential default procedures with a steadfast dedication to client service, integrity, innovation and overall legal excellence. The firm represents mortgage bankers, banks, credit unions, mortgage servicers, regional property owners, investor groups and individual entrepreneurs in the state of Michigan.