Blake Sims is a partner in the Tennessee office of Hudson Cook, LLP, where he focuses his practice in the consumer finance industry, including regulatory compliance and licensing, new product development, government examination/investigation preparation and assistance, electronic payments, Internet transactions, privacy, and debt collection. Blake previously served as in-house counsel for a national consumer finance company for nearly five years. He frequently presents on consumer finance topics to national audiences and industry groups, as well as writes articles for the American Bankers Association and other trade publications.