Servicing Guide

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Will Fannie Mae reimburse attorney fees that are not included within Fannie Mae's maximum allowable bankruptcy fee schedule?

Fannie Mae's schedule of maximum allowable attorney fees for services rendered in connection with bankruptcy actions is included in the Allowable Bankruptcy Attorney Fees Exhibit .

Generally, Fannie Mae will not reimburse the servicer for any attorney fees that exceed or are not included within Fannie Mae's maximum allowable bankruptcy fee schedule—unless the law firm obtains the appropriate excess fee approval from Fannie Mae's SF CPM division (see F-4-03, List of Contacts).

For more information please see: E-5-03, Allowable Bankruptcy Fees

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