Banking and Financial Institutions

Our Banking and Financial Services group represents clients in the Rocky Mountain Region, as well as throughout the United States and Canada. From small community banks to multinational financial institutions, we assist banks with the following:

  • Regulatory compliance
  • Operational matters
  • Commercial and corporate lending
  • Real estate lending
  • Complex financial transactions
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Bank chartering
  • Other regulatory applications
  • Litigation representation in all aspects of commercial litigation

Some of the more specific work we do on behalf of our clients includes:

Regulatory Compliance. Provide advice concerning federal and state banking statutes and regulations

New Charters. Assist in the preparation of federal and state applications, as well as the organizational steps for federal and state banks

Federal and State Applications for Financial Institutions. Advise financial institutions and assist in the preparation and agency communications involving a full range of applications

Mergers and Acquisitions. Assist buyers and sellers of financial institutions in the structure of purchase transactions and provide assistance and guidance throughout the regulatory approval process

Litigation.  Undertake workouts and foreclosures, bankruptcy creditors' rights, director and officer liability, executive compensation and human resources issues such as defense of claims for employment discrimination

Employment Law. Advise financial institutions regarding executive compensation, reduction in force, and management and human resources training