Ballard Spahr Partner Glen P. Trudel has been named a Top Lawyer of 2017 by Delaware Today in the Bank Law category.

Delaware Today determined the list based on a survey it distributed to all 4,900 members of the Delaware Bar Association. Only licensed attorneys were permitted to respond. The editorial board tallied the votes from the about 450 responses. Lawyers voted best by their peers appear on the list.

A winner's profile includes the attorney’s firm, address and phone number, the name of his or her law school, the number of years he or she has been in practice, and other areas of practice beyond the one he or she is recognized for in the poll, if supplied by the lawyer.

Mr. Trudel is a consumer financial services, banking, and business attorney who counsels financial institutions, marketplace lenders, and "Fintech" entities on regulatory and transactional matters. Before re-entering private practice, Mr. Trudel was a Senior Vice President and Counsel with MBNA America Bank, N.A. (now part of Bank of America). During his 14 years with MBNA and since then, he has advised on a broad variety of general purpose and private label credit card/unsecured lending, deposit, and other bank regulatory issues.

Mr. Trudel is a member of Ballard Spahr’s Consumer Financial Services Group, which is one of the largest and best regarded in the legal industry. It is home to more than 100 attorneys nationwide who advise financial institutions of every size and type on regulatory matters, assist in the design and documentation of credit products, and represent clients in class actions, regulatory enforcement proceedings, and other lawsuits.