Banking and Financial Services

We are a full-service, national firm that provides banks and financial institutions all over the U.S. with representation before state and federal regulatory agencies. Our Banking and Financial Services attorneys bring to the table the transactional, litigation and business law skills that financial institutions look for in their counsel: knowledgeable experience in corporate, bond, finance, insolvency and restructuring, litigation, taxation, real estate and environmental law.

Clients include banks; savings associations and credit unions; issuers of credit cards and other forms of consumer credit; insurance companies; accounting firms; investment banking firms; governmental lending agencies, pension funds, financing companies, real estate trusts and other lending or financial institutions, as well as institutional investment funds.

Clients turn to us for guidance with:

  • Regulatory compliance
  • Standard form drafting
  • Negotiating and documenting various credit and equity transactions, including capitalized leases, dealer financing and other floor plan arrangements
  • Real estate transactions
  • Bankruptcies and foreclosures
  • Bonds
  • Wills and trusts
  • Complex commercial litigation
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Holding company formations
  • Financings, including securitized asset financings and syndicated real estate loans
  • Thrift conversions
  • Charter formations and flips
  • Electronic transfers
  • Federal consumer credit protection
  • Uniform Fraudulent Transfer Act
  • Truth in lending