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Monday, April 30, 2018

  • Luncheon with Featured Speaker J. Paul Compton, Jr.

    Location: Diamond Ballroom 4,
    Conference Center Level 4


    J. Paul Compton, Jr., General Counsel, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development


    J. Paul Compton, Jr. is an American lawyer who currently serves as General Counsel at the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development. Prior to assuming his current role, he was a partner at Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, a national law firm. Join us for lunch when he shares remarks on the agency’s current and upcoming priorities.



    J. Paul Compton, Jr., General Counsel, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

    J. Paul Compton, Jr. was confirmed by the United States Senate as General Counsel of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development on December 18, 2017 and began with HUD in January 2018. As General Counsel, Mr. Compton serves as the chief law officer of the Department and principal legal advisor to the Secretary. Mr. Compton brings to HUD nearly 30 years of experience in providing legal advice regarding affordable housing transactions, commercial mortgage finance, and consumer lending compliance. He joins HUD from the Birmingham office of the law firm Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP where he was a partner and served as the Chairman of the firm’s Finance Committee. Mr. Compton joined the firm in 1989 and spent his career there providing legal advice to developers, non-profits, public housing authorities, banks, and other financial institutions regarding financial transactions and investments in affordable housing and community development projects. He also served as outside General Counsel to the Alabama Affordable Housing Association and as a member, and former state chairman, of the American Bar Association Forum on Affordable Housing and Community Development.