Seeking Information In the Matter of C.C. Brown Law Office

On February 25, 2015, the grand jury in the District of Utah indicted Chad Andrew Gettel, John McCall, Noemi Lozano, James Scott Creasey, Jeremiah Barrett, and Sheridan Black on charges related to mortgage loan modification services associated with a business formerly operating under the name “C.C. Brown Law Office.”The business operated by these individuals are located in Salt Lake City, Utah and also used the names of “Sentry Legal,” “WT Lee,” and “JL Martin.” (Related press release)

The FBI’s Salt Lake City office, IRS-Criminal Investigation, Office of the Special Inspector General for the Troubled Asset Relief Program (SIGTARP), Federal Reserve Board of Governors/Consumer Financial Protection Bureau-OIG, and Federal Housing Finance Agency-OIG collaborated to establish this webpage as an online resource for customers and other individuals who have associated with the C.C. Brown Law Office related to mortgage loan modification services.

Individuals willing to provide further information about the C.C. Brown Law Office can call the FBI at 1-877-236-8947. In your phone call, please leave the following information:

Seal of the Office for Victim Assistance Program with motto Fairness, Respect, Privacy.
  • Your contact information, including name, address, telephone number(s), and e-mail address;
  • Brief description of relationship and experience with the C.C. Brown Law Office or other entities associated with this fraud scheme.

Updates on this investigation will be provided as they become available.

As part of an ongoing effort to educate consumers about mortgage modifications, several federal entities offer tips on their websites. They include: