Rose Marie Brook Esq.

Rose Marie Brook Esq.

President & Founding Partner
Location:
Troy, Michigan
Phone:
248-362-2600
Fax:
248-269-8503

Rose Marie is the president & founding partner of Fabrizio & Brook. Her practice has focused on creditors rights and litigation related to consumer lending for over twenty years. She has managed the law firm on a full time basis since the early 90s and continues to expand the practice and manage the firm’s continued growth today.

Rose Marie is an advocate for continued education to the public and to those within the industry of the on-going changes in the law within her specialized areas of practice. She has appeared on Detroit’s PBS network television as an expert on consumer bankruptcy law and has chaired bankruptcy seminars in both the Eastern and Western Districts of Michigan for the National Business Institute (NBI). She has presented at conferences throughout the county on regulatory and compliance issues facing mortgage lenders as well as presenting educational seminars to clients at industry conferences. She is an active participant in the associations and industries served by the firm, contributing through sponsorships as well as a contributing author to national publications.

Rose Marie earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree from Alma College, which included studies at the University of Wollongong just outside of Sydney Australia. She obtained her Juris Doctorate from the University of Detroit-Mercy School of Law, which included classes at John Marshall Law School in Chicago Illinois which she completed with academic honors.

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan, 1998
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Michigan

Education

  • University of Detroit Mercy School of Law, Detroit, Michigan
    • J.D.
  • John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois
    • Academic Honors
  • Alma College, Alma, Michigan
    • B.A.
  • University of Wollongong, Sydney, Australia

Published Works

  • Drawing The Battle Lines: Taking a Stand Against Frivolous Litigation, Legal League Quarterly, Spring 2014
  • What Have You Done With My Client?, Legal League Quarterly
  • Michigan Court of Appeals Voids Non-judicial Foreclosures in the Name of MERS, UTA
  • Detroit Sheriff Modifies Stance on Foreclosure Sales, UTA
  • Outside the Box, but Inside the Law, DSNews
  • Pending Legislation and Bankruptcy Rule Changes, UTA - Michigan
  • Michigan District Court Defines A "Firm Offer of Credit" Under The Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), UTA

Presentations

  • The Legal League 100 September 20, 2017 Foreclosure & Bankruptcy Best Practices (Speaker)
  • The Legal League 100 Webinar Thursday, August 31, 2017 (Speaker) 
  • MBA National Mortgage Servicing Conference & Expo February 14 -17 2017 Servicing Supersession (Speaker)
  • American Conference Institute's January 11 - 12, 2017 TRID Benchmarking your Compliance and Implementation (Speaker)
  • American Conference Institute's November 30 - December 1, 2016 Navigating the Challenges of Operating Under Conflicting and Colliding (Speaker)
  • American Conference Institute's June 25 - 26, 2015 Challenges in Mortgage Loan Servicing (Moderator)
  • American Conference Institute's April 30 - May 1, 2015 Regulatory Enforcement Views from the Bench (Moderator)
  • American Conference Institute’s November 20 – 21, 2014 SCRA Regulatory Enforcement (Speaker)
  • The Legal League 100 September 9, 2013 Foreclosure/Loss Mitigation (Moderator)
  • ALFN Northeast Regional Training Seminar June 27, 2013 Bankruptcy and Loan Modifications (Speaker)

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI)
  • Federal Bar Association (FBA)
  • Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA)
  • Michigan Bankers Association (MBA)
  • National Association of Chapter 13 Trustees (NACTT)
  • Consumer Bankruptcy Association (CBA)
  • United Trustees Association (UTA)
  • Women in Default Servicing (WINDS)
  • Government Affairs Committee with the Legal League 100
  • Board of Directors for Six Rivers Land Conservancy