Michele Lieber

President, Bluepoint DC

Top Practice Areas:

Financial Services, Consumer Financial Protection, Insurance Products, FinTech

Federal Registration: Active

Years of Experience: 26.3


Summary

Michele E. Lieber has served as a direct report and strategic adviser to four corporate CEO’s. She has built Bluepoint DC to help corporations achieve public policy policy objectives and handle all facets of legislative and regulatory investigations.

Ms. Lieber served as Chief Public Policy Officer at Ally Financial Inc. from March 2011 until August, 2017. Ms. Lieber oversaw the Ally Financial federal and state government relations strategies, managed congressional inquiries and works with key trade associations and coalitions. Ms. Lieber joined Ally Financial in August 2005 as Vice President of Government Relations. In this role, she oversaw all of Ally’s government relations activities and public policy issues, as well as ensuring their integration within Ally’s business operations. Ms. Lieber has also previously served as Director of Legislative and Regulatory Affairs and Financial Services for General Motors Corporation (GM), Assistant Vice President at Zurich Financial Services, and Adjunct Professor at Georgetown University McDonough School of Business.


Organizations Represented

  • Navient
  • ALLY FINANCIAL INC
  • Ally Financial Inc
  • GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION
  • ZURICH

Practice Areas


Areas of Experience - In Detail

Ally Financial Inc - Online banking institution.
Duration : 3.2 years (2012 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $166,667.00 (monthly) - $8,070,000.00 (total)
- Proposals regarding consumer financial protection and insurance products regulation.

ZURICH
Duration : 8.5 years (2000 - 2008) inactive
Revenue : $286,667.00 (monthly) - $6,320,000.00 (total)
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GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION
Duration : 4.0 years (2003 - 2006) inactive
Revenue : $1,333,333.00 (monthly) - $41,300,000.00 (total)
- Fairness In Asbestos Injury Resolution Act of 2003 (S.1125)

ALLY FINANCIAL INC
Duration : 10.5 years (2007 - 2017) inactive
Revenue : $156,667.00 (monthly) - $20,603,000.00 (total)
- National Insurance Consumer Protection Act (HR 1880); Motor Vehicles Owners Right to Repair Act (HR 2057, H.R. 3059, S. 1368); Insurance industry regulatory reform (HR 1583); Cheaper Car Insurance Act of 2010 (S. 3546)
Navient - Higher education loan management, servicing and asset recovery.
Duration : 0.3 years (2018 - 2018) active
Revenue : $2,333.00 (monthly) - $7,000.00 (total)
- S. 2155, Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act, provisions relating to student loan servicing. Issues affecting student loan servicing and financial literacy and education.

Ally Financial Inc - Online banking institution.
Duration : 3.2 years (2012 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $166,667.00 (monthly) - $8,070,000.00 (total)
- Proposals regarding financial regulatory reform implementation for consumer financial products, implementation of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010; S. 866 and H.R. 2766 The Patent Quality Improvement Act of 2013 and related proposals. Financial literacy and education efforts.

ZURICH
Duration : 8.5 years (2000 - 2008) inactive
Revenue : $286,667.00 (monthly) - $6,320,000.00 (total)
- H.R. 4541, S. 2697 -CFTC Reauthorization, provisions pertaining to futures and securities exchanges. H.R. 1089, Mutual Fund Tax Awareness Act, provisions dealing with after tax mutual fund returns. S. 2107, Competitive Markets Supervision Act, provisions dealing with fees and securities Market Enhancement. H.R. 4723, to amend the Int. Revenue Code to provide exclusion from gross income certain capital grains distributions from regulated investment companies.

GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION
Duration : 4.0 years (2003 - 2006) inactive
Revenue : $1,333,333.00 (monthly) - $41,300,000.00 (total)
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ALLY FINANCIAL INC
Duration : 10.5 years (2007 - 2017) inactive
Revenue : $156,667.00 (monthly) - $20,603,000.00 (total)
- Various legislative Proposals regarding financial regulatory reform- relating to consumer loans, derivatives market proposals, regulatory oversight and consumer products (H.R. 4173 and related conference report, H.R. 4516, S.1074, H.R. 885, S. 1354, S. 1691, S. 2756, S. 3149, S.664, S.400, S. 566, S 608) The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010 and implementation; Financial Literacy & Education Efforts. Community Reinvestment Modernization Act (H.R. 1479, H.R. 633...

TAX

Ally Financial Inc - Online banking institution.
Duration : 3.2 years (2012 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $166,667.00 (monthly) - $8,070,000.00 (total)
- Proposals to address expiring tax extender provisions including proposals to amend the Internal Revenue Code; "The Tax Reform Act of 2014" draft legislation.

ZURICH
Duration : 8.5 years (2000 - 2008) inactive
Revenue : $286,667.00 (monthly) - $6,320,000.00 (total)
- H.R. 1755, Reinsurance Tax Equity Act of 2001, bill to increase taxes on certain foreign insurance companies.

GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION
Duration : 4.0 years (2003 - 2006) inactive
Revenue : $1,333,333.00 (monthly) - $41,300,000.00 (total)
-

ALLY FINANCIAL INC
Duration : 10.5 years (2007 - 2017) inactive
Revenue : $156,667.00 (monthly) - $20,603,000.00 (total)
- Proposals to address foreign tax credits.
ZURICH
Duration : 8.5 years (2000 - 2008) inactive
Revenue : $286,667.00 (monthly) - $6,320,000.00 (total)
-

GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION
Duration : 4.0 years (2003 - 2006) inactive
Revenue : $1,333,333.00 (monthly) - $41,300,000.00 (total)
- Fiscal 2007 Agriculture Appropriations (HR 5384 - Office of Generic Drugs) Fiscal 2007 Transportation-Treasury Appropriations (HR 5576) Fiscal 2007 Department of Defense Appropriations (HR 5631) Fiscal 2007 Energy & Water Appropriations (HR 5427) Fiscal 2007 Labor HHS Appropriations (HR 5647, S 3708 - Comparative Effectiveness) Continuing Resolutions (HR 5631, HJ Res 100, HJ Res 102)
ZURICH
Duration : 8.5 years (2000 - 2008) inactive
Revenue : $286,667.00 (monthly) - $6,320,000.00 (total)
- H.R. 850, Security & Freedom through Encryption Act, provisions pertaining to a more secure method of doing business over the internet. H.R. 1714, Electronic Signature in Global and National Commerce Act, provisions allowing for a "digital signature". S. 761, Millenium Digital Commerce Act, provisions allowing for a "digital signature". S. 798, PROTECT Act, provisions pertaining to a more secure method of doing business over the internet. S. 2448, Internet Intergrity and Critical Infrastr...

GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION
Duration : 4.0 years (2003 - 2006) inactive
Revenue : $1,333,333.00 (monthly) - $41,300,000.00 (total)
- Discussion of General Economic Issues
ZURICH
Duration : 8.5 years (2000 - 2008) inactive
Revenue : $286,667.00 (monthly) - $6,320,000.00 (total)
- HR 1300 Recycle America's Land Act, pertaining to environmental liability, the superfund tax, brownfields; S1090 Superfund Program Completion Action pertaining to environmental liability, the Superfund tax, brownfields; S 2700 Brownfileds Revitalization and Environmental Restoration Act of 2000.

GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION
Duration : 4.0 years (2003 - 2006) inactive
Revenue : $1,333,333.00 (monthly) - $41,300,000.00 (total)
- Environmental Audit EPA Guidance on Env. Justice Fiscal 2003 & 2004 Interior Appropriations (H.J.Res 2, H.R.2691, S.1391) Heavy Duty Emission Standards NAAQS (See AUT) NLEV Rule Making OTC FreedomCAR (See AUT) Powerplant Emissions (H.R.999, S.485) Sulfur in gasoline effect on emissions Superfund The 50 State Plan VA, HUD & Independent Agencies Appropriations Bill
GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION
Duration : 4.0 years (2003 - 2006) inactive
Revenue : $1,333,333.00 (monthly) - $41,300,000.00 (total)
- Advanced Technology Tax Incentives (H.R.1054, H.R.2671, S.505) Auto Industry Issues (General) Automobile Safety Issues CAFE rulemaking for 2005-07 light trucks Climate Change Negotiations Dealer Financing Energy Bill (H.R.4, S.14) FreedomCar funding (H.R.2754, H.R.2691,S.1391) International Standards Harmonization National Ambient Air Quality Standards Spectrum Allocation Superfund Tax Credit for Fuel Efficient Vehicles U.S. Advanced Battery Consortium, Vehicle Titling

ALLY FINANCIAL INC
Duration : 10.5 years (2007 - 2017) inactive
Revenue : $156,667.00 (monthly) - $20,603,000.00 (total)
- Auto Industry Issues (General) Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) - Renewable Fuels Consumer Protection & Energy Efficiency Act of 2007 (HR 6, S 1419), Climate Change Legislation (S 2191), To increase CAFE standards (HR 2927, S 183, S 357, S 767, S 815)
ZURICH
Duration : 8.5 years (2000 - 2008) inactive
Revenue : $286,667.00 (monthly) - $6,320,000.00 (total)
- Data Security Act of 2007 (HR 1685/S 1260/S 1178) A bill to protect infromation relating to consumers, to require notice of security breaches, and for other purposes. Identity Theft and Prevention Act (S 1178) A bill to strengthen data protection and safeguards, require data breach notification, and further prevent identity theft.

GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION
Duration : 4.0 years (2003 - 2006) inactive
Revenue : $1,333,333.00 (monthly) - $41,300,000.00 (total)
- Air Bag Systems Antilock Brake Systems Cameron Gulbransen Kids and Cars Safety Act of 2005 (HR 2230, S 1948) Child Passenger Safety Issues Consumer Information Crash Avoidance Driver Behavior Improvements Driver Workload Driver Education and Licensing (S 563) 15 Passenger Van Safety Event Data Recorders (HR 5609) Fiscal 2007 National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Funding (HR 5576) Hydrogen Fuel Safety (HR 5576) Impaired Driving Issues (HR 5576) Intelligent Transportation Systems In...

ALLY FINANCIAL INC
Duration : 10.5 years (2007 - 2017) inactive
Revenue : $156,667.00 (monthly) - $20,603,000.00 (total)
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ZURICH
Duration : 8.5 years (2000 - 2008) inactive
Revenue : $286,667.00 (monthly) - $6,320,000.00 (total)
- Nanotechnology Advancement and New Opportunities Act (HR 3235) To ensure the development and responsible stewardship of nanotechnology.

GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION
Duration : 4.0 years (2003 - 2006) inactive
Revenue : $1,333,333.00 (monthly) - $41,300,000.00 (total)
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ZURICH
Duration : 8.5 years (2000 - 2008) inactive
Revenue : $286,667.00 (monthly) - $6,320,000.00 (total)
- Carbon Capture and Storage Early Deployment Act (HR 6258) To accelerate the development and early deployment of systems for the capture and storage of carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuel electric generation facilities, and for other purposes.

GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION
Duration : 4.0 years (2003 - 2006) inactive
Revenue : $1,333,333.00 (monthly) - $41,300,000.00 (total)
- Electric Utility Restructuring Energy Bill (H.R. 6, S.14) Fiscal 2005 Interior Appropriations (H.R.4568, S.2804) (See BUD)
Ally Financial Inc - Online banking institution.
Duration : 3.2 years (2012 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $166,667.00 (monthly) - $8,070,000.00 (total)
- Proposals affecting home mortgage servicing, foreclosure prevention activities, and mortgage settlement. Financial Literacy & Education Initiatives.

ALLY FINANCIAL INC
Duration : 10.5 years (2007 - 2017) inactive
Revenue : $156,667.00 (monthly) - $20,603,000.00 (total)
- Legislation affecting home mortgage products, foreclosure affidavits and foreclosure prevention activities. Financial Literacy & Education Initiatives.
GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION
Duration : 4.0 years (2003 - 2006) inactive
Revenue : $1,333,333.00 (monthly) - $41,300,000.00 (total)
- Medicare Prescription Drug Benefits (S.1, H.1)
GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION
Duration : 4.0 years (2003 - 2006) inactive
Revenue : $1,333,333.00 (monthly) - $41,300,000.00 (total)
- Fiscal 2004 Department of Transportation Appropriations (H.R.2673, H.R.2989, S.1589) FreedomCAR (See AUT) Harbor Maintenance Highway Funding & Highway Trust Fund Hours of Service Regulation Intelligent Transportation Systems Jones Act Locomotive Issues Ocean Shipping Public Transit Funding Railroad Issues/Staggers Act(S.919) Railroad Safety (H.R. 2378, S.1402) Safe, Accountable, Flexible and Efficient Transportation Equity Act of 2003 (S.1072, H.R.2088) Surface Transportatio...
GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION
Duration : 4.0 years (2003 - 2006) inactive
Revenue : $1,333,333.00 (monthly) - $41,300,000.00 (total)
- APEC Issues Border Security Issues Central America Free Trade Agreement Competitiveness Currencies/Trade-Related Issues Electronic Commerce Free Trade of the Americas (FTAA) Ex-Im Bank Policies Intellectual Property Issues Iraq Reconstruction Aid Market Access Issues Non-Tariff Trade Barriers Section 201 Issues Section 301 Trade Issues Trade Promotion Authority Unilateral Sanctions U.S. ANDEAN Trade U.S. ASEAN Trade U.S. Australia Trade U.S. Bahrain Trade U.S. Canada Issue...
GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION
Duration : 4.0 years (2003 - 2006) inactive
Revenue : $1,333,333.00 (monthly) - $41,300,000.00 (total)
- Clean Air Interstate Rule Clear Skies/Multi Pollutant Legislation (S.131) Industrial Broiler MACT Iron Foundry MACT
GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION
Duration : 4.0 years (2003 - 2006) inactive
Revenue : $1,333,333.00 (monthly) - $41,300,000.00 (total)
- Driver Distraction Numbering Spectrum Allocation Emergency Response/E911 Media Ownership DBS Transaction
GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION
Duration : 4.0 years (2003 - 2006) inactive
Revenue : $1,333,333.00 (monthly) - $41,300,000.00 (total)
- Clean Diesel Act (H.R.2209)
Ally Financial Inc - Online banking institution.
Duration : 3.2 years (2012 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $166,667.00 (monthly) - $8,070,000.00 (total)
- S.2105, the Cybersecurity Act of 2012 and its impacts on financial institutions and bank holding companies.

ALLY FINANCIAL INC
Duration : 10.5 years (2007 - 2017) inactive
Revenue : $156,667.00 (monthly) - $20,603,000.00 (total)
- Proposals related to cybersecurity and data security legislation and the impact on financial institutions and bank holding companies.
GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION
Duration : 4.0 years (2003 - 2006) inactive
Revenue : $1,333,333.00 (monthly) - $41,300,000.00 (total)
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GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION
Duration : 4.0 years (2003 - 2006) inactive
Revenue : $1,333,333.00 (monthly) - $41,300,000.00 (total)
- See ENG
GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION
Duration : 4.0 years (2003 - 2006) inactive
Revenue : $1,333,333.00 (monthly) - $41,300,000.00 (total)
- See TRA
GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION
Duration : 4.0 years (2003 - 2006) inactive
Revenue : $1,333,333.00 (monthly) - $41,300,000.00 (total)
- See ENV
GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION
Duration : 4.0 years (2003 - 2006) inactive
Revenue : $1,333,333.00 (monthly) - $41,300,000.00 (total)
- See TRA
GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION
Duration : 4.0 years (2003 - 2006) inactive
Revenue : $1,333,333.00 (monthly) - $41,300,000.00 (total)
-
GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION
Duration : 4.0 years (2003 - 2006) inactive
Revenue : $1,333,333.00 (monthly) - $41,300,000.00 (total)
- See LAW
ZURICH
Duration : 8.5 years (2000 - 2008) inactive
Revenue : $286,667.00 (monthly) - $6,320,000.00 (total)
- Commonsense Food Comsumption Act of 2007 (HR 2183/S 1323) To prevent legislative and regulatory functions from being usurped by civil liability actions brought or continued against food manufacturers, marketers, distributors, advertisers, sellers, and trade associations for claims or injury relating to a person's weight gain, obesity, or any health condition associated with weight gain or obesity. General tracking of asbestos-related discussions. Arbitration Fairness Act of 2007 (H.R. 3010,...

GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION
Duration : 4.0 years (2003 - 2006) inactive
Revenue : $1,333,333.00 (monthly) - $41,300,000.00 (total)
- Asbestos (S 3274)
GENERAL MOTORS CORPORATION
Duration : 4.0 years (2003 - 2006) inactive
Revenue : $1,333,333.00 (monthly) - $41,300,000.00 (total)
- Asbestos Litigation Reform (S.1115, S.413, S.2290) Auto Choice-No Fault Liability Class Action Reform (S.274, H.R.1115) Fairness in Asbestos Injury Resolution Act of 2003 (S.1125) Federal Tort Reform Motor Vehicle Theft Treasury Appropriations Bill
ZURICH
Duration : 8.5 years (2000 - 2008) inactive
Revenue : $286,667.00 (monthly) - $6,320,000.00 (total)
-
ZURICH
Duration : 8.5 years (2000 - 2008) inactive
Revenue : $286,667.00 (monthly) - $6,320,000.00 (total)
- Insurance Industry Competition Act of 2007 (HR 1081/S 618) To further competition in the insurance industry.
ZURICH
Duration : 8.5 years (2000 - 2008) inactive
Revenue : $286,667.00 (monthly) - $6,320,000.00 (total)
- Holocaust Insurance Accountability Act (HR 1746) - requires disclosure of Holocaust-era policies by insurers and establish a federal cause of action for claims arising out of a covered policy; Overseas Private Investment Corporation Reauthorization Act of 2007 (HR 2798) - general support in reauthorizing the programs of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation; Closing the Foreign Lobbying Loophole Act (S. 3123) - To require lobbyists who represent foreign politicians or political parties ...
ZURICH
Duration : 8.5 years (2000 - 2008) inactive
Revenue : $286,667.00 (monthly) - $6,320,000.00 (total)
- Farm, Nutrition, and Bioenergy Act of 2007 (HR 2419/S 2301) - (Title XI, subtitle A) provisions specific to the funding and operation of the federal crop insurance program
Ally Financial Inc - Online banking institution.
Duration : 3.2 years (2012 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $166,667.00 (monthly) - $8,070,000.00 (total)
- Immigration Modernization Act and related proposals and amendments.
ZURICH
Duration : 8.5 years (2000 - 2008) inactive
Revenue : $286,667.00 (monthly) - $6,320,000.00 (total)
- S.1155, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2002 , Effort to encourage use of private sector risk management techniques at DOD-sponsored environmental remediation projects. H.R. 2586, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2002, Effort to encourage use of private sector risk management techniques at DOD-sponsored environmental remediation projects.