Banking & Financial Services

We represent a wide range of financial entities, including national banking institutions, community banks, real estate investment trusts (REITs), savings and loan associations, venture capitalists, the real estate lending departments of insurance companies, asset based lenders, and leasing companies. We serve this industry in multiple capacities:

Commercial Lending

Operations & Operational Litigation

  • Asset Recovery
  • Vendor Contract Negotiations
  • Copyright and Intellectual Property Protection
  • Defensive Litigation on Accounts, Negotiable Instruments, Setoffs and Deposits
  • Defense of State and Federal Debt Collection Claims
  • Depositor Account Issues
  • Electronic Funds Transfer Act
  • Employment Law Issues
  • Fiduciary Issues and Claims
  • Fraud Claims
  • Improper Loan Servicing Claims
  • Privacy and Data Security
  • Safe Deposit Box Issues
  • Trust and Trustee Services/Trust Litigation
  • Garnishments and Seizure Warrants
  • Other Uniform Commercial Code and Compliance Issues

Bankruptcy & Creditors’ Rights

  • Bankruptcy Litigation, Including Preference, Fraudulent Conveyance and Claims Litigation
  • Chapter 11 Reorganizations
  • Commercial Collections
  • Commercial Foreclosures
  • Complex Problem Loans Involving Multiple Borrowers and a Variety of Collateral
  • Enforcement and Foreclosure of Mortgage and Securities Agreements
  • Enforcement of Final Judgments, Including Garnishments, Attachments and Forced Sales
  • Receivership Proceedings
  • Replevins and Repossessions
  • Residential and Timeshare Foreclosures
  • Restructuring Troubled Loans
  • UCC Sales
  • Section 363 Sales
  • Workouts

Distressed Real Estate

  • Bank Owned Real Estate: Clean-up and Sale
  • Investor/Developer Acquisition of Distressed Real Estate
  • Community Development District Bonds and Assessments
  • Development Entitlements
  • Fractured Condominiums (Bulk Sale and Successor Developer Status; Terminations)
  • Homeowners/Condominium Association Assessments and Governance
  • Mortgage Loan Acquisitions and Sales
  • Real Estate Tax Certificates
  • Short Sales
  • Tax Deed Applications