Husch Blackwell received a National Tier ranking for Banking and Finance Law in the U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers survey of the 2018 best law firms.
The world of banking and finance keeps growing more complex. To stay ahead of the curve, institutions need to understand the requirements and approaches of lending and finance activities, as well as have a strong grasp of the changing regulatory landscape. Whether you’re a commercial lender, retail bank, insurance company or other financial institution, having the right insight and guidance is critical to your success.
Husch Blackwell’s Banking & Finance team has the experience you need. Our attorneys have in-depth knowledge of banking and finance and understand the ins and outs of both secured and cash flow transactions. We represent both commercial lenders and borrowers in virtually every type of lending transaction and support new product development for lenders. You can count on our team to handle industry-specific challenges and help you achieve your business goals.
Our attorneys include several active members in the American Bar Association’s Commercial Finance Committee, as well as active fellows and two past presidents of the American College of Finance Lawyers and active fellows of the American College of Mortgage Attorneys.
Husch Blackwell’s Banking & Finance attorneys have significant experience in the following areas:
Husch Blackwell’s Consumer Financial Services team has a comprehensive understanding of the multiple facets of your industry. In addition to banks, thrifts, credit unions and non-depository lenders, we also work with debt buyers, collection agencies, consumer reporting agencies, small dollar lenders, vehicle dealers, healthcare providers, merchants, utilities, telecoms and cable providers.
Our team represents a wide array of lenders in the commercial finance industry, including asset-based lenders and those that provide cash-flow financing to companies. We support a wide spectrum from community banks to large national and international finance companies as well as agents, investors and syndicated credit facilities.
Our team coordinates with landlords, tenants, contractors and architects to handle your real estate finance transactions. We represent investors, lenders, borrowers and developers and collaborate with clients on lending for both office and commercial developments. Our counsel on construction and facilities financings for projects can help you manage and complete these multifaceted deals.
Representing investors, lenders and developers gives us valuable knowledge to assist you with tax credit matters. Our advice and analysis on available tax credits and incentives include New Markets Tax Credits, federal and state historic rehabilitation tax credits, and various structuring and compliance issues.