California Bank & Trust continues to assess crushing overdraft fees to its customers, even as many Californians are still confronted with financial challenges resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. Low income earners are disproportionately targeted and affected by this practice.

Our consumer protection attorneys are pursuing an overdraft fees lawsuit investigation against California Bank & Trust. If you have experienced one of the following fees, you may have a claim:

  • Overdraft Fees
  • Insufficient funds (NSF) fees
  • Intrabank transaction fees
  • Foreign transaction fees
  • ATM fees

You may use the form below for a free claim evaluation regarding your fees. Depending on how they were assessed, they may have been unlawful.

California Bank & Trust Overdraft and NSF Fees

California Bank & Trust, headquartered in San Diego, CA, charges the following fees:

  • A fee of $36 for each transaction posted against insufficient funds, including check, ACH, wire transactions, and ATM or debit transactions.
  • A “Continuing Overdraft Fee” of $30, which is charged to accounts that remain overdrawn $5 or more for seven consecutive calendar days. This fee can be charged for up to three consecutive seven-day periods.
  • A $12 “Overdraft Deposit Transfer Fee,” charged every time an overdraft transfer of more than $10 is made from a linked deposit account.

Our Consumer Protection Attorneys

David Berger

David Berger

David Berger represents consumers in class actions with a special emphasis on data breach, privacy, and financial services litigation. He has represented data breach victims in some of the largest and most influential privacy cases.

Dylan Hughes

Dylan Hughes concentrates his practice on investigating and prosecuting fraud matters on behalf of whistleblowers, consumers and employees harmed by corporate misconduct.
Tayler Walters

Tayler Walters

Tayler Walters works with consumers in class action lawsuits to combat unfair business practices by corporations.

Aaron Blumenthal

Aaron Blumenthal represents consumers, employees, and whistleblowers in class action and other complex litigation.

About Us

Gibbs Law Group is a California-based law firm committed to protecting the rights of clients nationwide who have been harmed by corporate misconduct. We represent individuals, whistleblowers, employees, and small businesses across the U.S. against the world’s largest corporations. Our award-winning lawyers have achieved landmark recoveries and over a billion dollars for our clients in high-stakes class action and individual cases involving consumer protection, data breach, digital privacy, and federal and California employment lawsuits. Our attorneys have received numerous honors for their work, including “Top Plaintiff Lawyers in California,” “Top Class Action Attorneys Under 40,” “Consumer Protection MVP,” “Best Lawyers in America,” and “Top Cybersecurity/ Privacy Attorneys Under 40.”