Ashley R. Fickel Chosen to Lead Dykema’s Financial Services Litigation Practice Group

April, 2021 - Detroit, Michigan

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that Los Angeles-based Member Ashley R. Fickel has been appointed to serve as Leader of the firm’s Financial Services Litigation Practice Group.

In his practice, Fickel represents financial institutions, manufacturers, and a diverse group of businesses and individuals in complex legal disputes. He has significant trial experience with trials ranging from complex business disputes to catastrophic injury cases. Fickel recently served a lead role in obtaining eight-figure judgments in separate contested foreclosure proceedings on behalf of a large mortgage servicer. He also lead a nationwide effort on behalf of another financial institution client to rescind a series of fraudulently recorded title documents that were recorded as part of a sophisticated mortgage fraud scheme. Most recently, he has been engaged in defending businesses, including major financial institutions and manufacturers, from a variety of consumer and privacy-based claims.

Furthermore, Fickel has extensive experience in many niche areas of litigation, including, automotive, class action, commercial, construction and product liability and toxic tort.

Fickel earned a J.D., cum laude, from Pepperdine University School of Law and a B.A. in History from Westmont College. He's been named a Rising Star by Southern California Super Lawyers 10 times throughout his career.