Paula M. Vigo

Paula Vigo

Paula M. Vigo



1300 19th Street NW, 5th Floor
Washington, DC 20036-1609

Paula’s practice focuses primarily on federal and state regulatory and compliance matters related to the consumer financial services industry. She prepares multi-state regulatory compliance surveys and analyzes matters pertaining to residential, business purpose, and commercial mortgage lending to advise clients on state licensing requirements. In addition, Paula performs due diligence reviews in connection with mergers and acquisitions.

Prior to joining the firm, Paula was an associate attorney at a boutique law firm where she conducted third-party due diligence reviews in a variety of securities transactions involving closed-end funds, business development companies and real estate investment trusts. Paula is licensed as a Certified Fraud Examiner and a Certified Public Accountant.

Practice Areas


  • Boston University School of Law, J.D., 2016
  • University of Puerto Rico, B.B.A, magna cum laude, 2012


  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland

Representative Matters

  • Conduct multi-state reviews and advise business purpose and commercial mortgage lenders on compliance with applicable state licensing requirements
  • Perform due diligence in connection with mergers and acquisitions
  • Provide guidance on compliance with HMDA


  • District of Columbia Bar Association
  • Mortgage Bankers Association
  • Women’s Bar Association of the District of Columbia
  • Association of Certified Fraud Examiners