The Law Office of J. Patrick Sutton (512) 417-5903
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My Austin-based practice focuses on real estate litigation, including HOA law and mortgages. I don't represent HOA's or banks, and I don't sue consumers. My mortgage litigation includes class actions in the state and federal courts.

I also brief and argue appeals. I have handled civil appeals in the Texas Supreme Court, various Texas intermediate appellate courts, the 5th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals, and the U.S. Supreme Court.

Right now, I have major Texas-only class actions against Nationstar Mortgage, Bank of America, and JPMorgan Chase relating to Texas home equity loans that were modified to feature interest-only payments and balloons. See the "Case Updates" below for more information.

CASE UPDATES

TEXAS MORTGAGE LOAN MODIFICATION INFO:

If you have a Texas mortgage loan that was "modified" to include interest-only payments or a balloon payment, click on this link. Pending class actions I have filed on behalf of Texas residents are against Bank of America, JPMorgan Chase (Chase Home Finance), and Nationstar Mortgage. The cases relate to "modifications" of Texas mortgage loans, including HAMP modifications.
IVEY V. POSADA DEL REY SHORT TERM RENTAL BAN LITIGATION:

Owners of condo units in the Posada Del Rey condo in downtown Austin can get updates and information here concerning the STR litigation between an owner and the HOA. The link includes pleadings, motions, and documents of interest. The most substantive, detailed information is contained in Plaintiffs' Motion for Summary Judgment and Plaintiffs' Supplemental Motion for Summary Judgment. The Iveys prevailed on the main issue in contention by court order of September 3, 2014.

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