Michael Crowe helps clients safeguard their rights and interests in mortgage servicing litigation and regulatory compliance. He understands the importance of compliance in the lending industry and offers strategic guidance in state and federal actions related to mortgage fraud, title litigation, and violations of consumer protection statutes. This includes violations of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), Truth in Lending Act (TILA), Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA), and the Illinois Consumer Fraud Act (ICFA). In addition, Michael has extensive experience in defending clients in cases involving the Illinois Mechanics Lien Act, Eminent Domain Act, civil forfeiture lien defense, and negotiating complex, high-value settlement agreements.

Michael provides counsel to lenders and financial institutions, helping them comply with regulatory requirements and mitigating risks associated with commercial and residential lending. As a seasoned attorney, he is committed to delivering outstanding legal counsel and representation in the areas of mortgage servicing and financial litigation.

Prior to joining Hinshaw, Michael worked as litigation counsel at a multi-state financial services firm in Naperville, Illinois.

Professional Affiliations

  • DuPage County Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association


  • "Illinois Section," USFN's Successors in Interest National Reference Guide, 2018
  • Co-Author, "Illinois: New Supreme Court Case Affirms Limits on Refiled Cases," USFN, December 4, 2018


J.D., Northern Illinois University College of Law, 2014

B.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2011