The Mortgage Banking Group Lawyers

The perfect partner is the partner who understands your business, your goals, and your challenges. The perfect partner will also help you achieve goals while reliably and efficiently helping you overcome the challenges you face.

For more than 30 years, Mortgage Resources Group, LLC. has proven the perfect partner for hundreds of residential mortgage lenders across the country in connection with obtaining federal, state, and locally compliant closing documents and general compliance advice. MRG's team of highly qualified mortgage banking compliance attorneys and experienced commercial litigators offer outstanding regulatory advice and the very best in litigation and dispute resolution services for mortgage lenders facing today's complex and ever-changing lending environment.

Financial institutions operate in complex markets, and are seeing both regulation and litigation increase at a staggering rate. Our lawyers understand your business, how it is governed and how it is regulated. Our goal is, and always will be, to identify strategies for regulatory compliance and the resolution of any litigation or claim in ways that optimize your business opportunities.

When experience counts, our clients know that they can count on MRG, not only for compliance advice and impeccable closing documents, but also for reliable and efficient litigation and dispute resolution services.


Christina Jenkins advises clients through a broad range of mortgage banking compliance issues, assisting lenders from origination to closing, as well as in post-closing compliance review. Before joining MRG, Ms. Jenkins served in private practice as mortgage banking compliance counsel, and she also has significant experience in mortgage asset resolution and commercial loan originations. Before becoming an attorney, she worked in loan operations at two large, national banks. Ms. Jenkins has been a speaker at continuing legal education panels addressing various issues impacting mortgage lending, and she is active with the American Bar Association’s Real Property Trusts and Estates Section. In addition to her work at MRG, Ms. Jenkins serves clients through the Dallas Bar Association’s Dallas Volunteer Attorneys Program.


Diane Jenkins focuses her practice on mortgage banking regulatory compliance, assisting mortgage lenders and brokers in complying with compliance laws and regulations. She has extensive experience practicing as in-house counsel and compliance officer for both mortgage originations and servicing companies.


Kay King is one of the most experienced mortgage lending professionals in Texas, with vast experience in residential real estate, mortgage lending and title insurance. In addition, she has worked with numerous lenders on documentation for combined construction to permanent loan programs. Previously, she practiced for 10 years as in-house counsel with a large thrift institution addressing both deposit and mortgage lending issues.


Mr. Miller provides counsel to clients on matters pertaining to real estate and business law in California and Georgia. He has significant international business, legal and tax experience in the areas of business development, foreign operations, tax oversight, contract negotiations with foreign governments, corporate restructuring and financial instruments, along with IPO experience on four continents.


Lisa Minkoff’s practice is focused on mortgage banking regulatory compliance, residential real estate transactions, and residential title insurance. She has served as in-house counsel for title insurance companies and banking institutions, where she advised on both mortgage origination and mortgage servicing. She has also prepared and presented training programs, including on the topics of Texas notary, title insurance, and overview of mortgage banking.


MICHAEL L. RIDDLE spearheaded the Mortgage Resources Group, LLC. development of systems that efficiently provide “state of the art” disclosure and documentation services to large scale national mortgage lenders via the internet. Under his guidance, the firm’s mortgage services set the national standard for quality and compliance in the mortgage banking industry. He is a member of the Texas Mortgage Bankers Association and the American Mortgage Bankers Association.

Mr. Riddle is the co-founder and managing partner of the Middleberg Riddle Group, one of America’s preeminent mortgage banking law firms. Mr. Riddle has served on the Board of Directors of the North Texas Public Broadcasting Corp. and the Dallas Opera. He is a Past President of the USA Film Festival, Inc. and, for a number of years, was the non-executive Chairman of the Board of Provident Bankcorp of Texas.

Peer Review Rated: AV


Marsha Williams is nationally respected for her expertise in residential mortgage law and is often consulted in the drafting of legislation regarding mortgage law. A prolific author and sought-after speaker, Ms. Williams has made numerous presentations related to regulatory compliance at the national Mortgage Bankers Association Convention and to local, state and national trade association conferences and legal seminars. She has also published articles in various legal and trade journals.

Ms. Williams has served on the National Advisory Council of Fannie Mae and on the faculty of the Mortgage Bankers Association’s Mortgage Banking School. A past President of the Dallas Mortgage Bankers Association, she now serves on the Governing Committee of The Conference on Consumer Finance Law and on the State Bar of Texas Business Law Section’s Consumer Financial Services Committee. She also was a member of the Attorney’s Committee of the Texas Conference on Homeowners Rights and the Texas Consumer Credit Commissioner’s Plain Language Task Force. Ms. Williams has chaired the Texas Bankers Association Legal Conference and currently serves on its planning committee.

Peer Review Rated: AV

*Not licensed in Texas