Banking & Finance

In the current banking climate of growing competitive pressures and increasing regulations, you need a law firm that focuses on your needs. We provide guidance and assistance to banks, holding companies, mortgage lenders and other providers of financial products, helping them weave their way through intricate state and federal banking statutes and regulations.

Focused on Clients

  • Arkansas Bankers Association
  • Arkansas Development Finance Authority
  • Leading regional banks and bank holding companies
  • Mortgage lenders
  • Providers of financial services and products

Focused on Services

  • Regulatory compliance
  • Mergers and acquisitions
    • Whole bank acquisitions
    • Branch purchase transactions
    • Holding company formation
    • Formation, chartering and reorganizations
  • Corporate matters
  • Bankruptcy and foreclosures
  • Banking litigation
    • Dispute resolution
    • Class actions
    • UCC opinions and litigation
    • Usury opinions and litigation
    • Lender liability defense
  • Labor and employment matters
  • Employee benefits/ERISA
  • Trust and estate planning
  • Commercial lending
  • Tax credit financing (new market credits)
  • Securities, offerings and compliance
  • Loan opinions
  • Asset-based financing and secured lending transactions, including synthetic leases