Fifth Circuit Affirms District Court’s Decision, Awards No Fees to Plaintiff’s Counsel for Successful FDCPA Claim Due to “Special Circumstances” Exception


On November 16, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit issued a memorandum opinion in Crystal Davis v. Credit Bureau of the South denying counsel’s statutory attorney’s fees for a successful Fair Debt Collection Practices Act claim.  The opinion—which is well worth the read—can be accessed here.