Whistle-Blower Lynn Szymoniak Beats the Banks

Still fighting a foreclosure, Szymoniak wins $18 million
After going through documents at the Palm Beach County courthouse, Szymoniak was sure she'd found widespread fraud Photograph by Colby Katz for Bloomberg Businessweek

Attorney Lynn Szymoniak had spent her career investigating insurance fraud when Deutsche Bank moved to foreclose on her Florida home in 2008. Almost four years later, she’s still fighting the foreclosure. Yet the fraud by numerous banks she uncovered after combing through mortgage documents has earned her $18 million.

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