Banking and Finance


Our lawyers regularly represent local, regional and national and lenders, finance companies, private equity funds, business development corporations, and public and private borrowers in a wide range of financing types and structures and in every asset class.  While our emphasis is on commercial real estate lending, we have represented lenders in every area shown below:  


  • Acquisition & Development loans

  • Asset-based loans

  • Construction loans

  • Corporate or cash flow loans

  • Debtor-in-possession financing

  • Equipment leasing

  • Factoring facilities

  • Loan restructurings and workouts

  • Loans secured by real and personal property

  • Loans with equity co-investments

  • Loans to Projects with LIHTCs and HTCs

  • Mezzanine loans

  • Real Estate backed construction, mini-perm and permanent financing

  • Subordinated debt and mezzanine financing

  • Syndicated loans

  • Term and revolving credit loans

  • Working capital and acquisition loans


While the range of services we offer is broad, we have significant experience in each of our core areas, including in-depth knowledge of the following:


  • Automotive floor planning

  • Mixed use and CID

  • Non-profits

  • Private equity

  • Residential development and homebuilders master planning

  • Hotel and hospitality lending

  • Student Housing

  • Retail

  • Senior housing/skilled nursing facility financing

  • Technology lending and venture debt financing

  • Transportation











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