Mr. Hagle is Co-Chair of the Banking and Finance Group at Rutan & Tucker and is a partner in the firm's Real Estate Section. Mr. Hagle has extensive experience representing lenders and borrowers in a broad range of finance transactions, including asset-based, real estate, receivables financing, mezzanine financings, loan workouts and debt restructurings. Mr. Hagle also has substantial experience in bankruptcy reorganizations, out-of-court workouts and debtor/creditor rights and remedies.
Mr. Hagle previously held positions as Deputy General Counsel with FINOVA Capital Corporation (where he also held board positions on companies in which FINOVA had a majority ownership interest) and Senior Counsel with Union Bank, N.A. As corporate counsel, Mr. Hagle assisted business units in structuring, negotiating and documenting corporate, asset-based and real estate credit facilities for diverse markets, developing, restructuring and workout strategies for problem loans, and enforcing rights and remedies in bankruptcy and litigation matters. Mr. Hagle's experience as a corporate in-house attorney brings a strong business perspective to complex legal issues confronting clients.
Areas of Expertise
· Financial Practices
· California Supreme Court Broadens the Fraud Exception to the Parol Evidence Rule, Orange County Business Journal, April 2013
Memberships & Associations
· Federal Bar Association
· Orange County Bar Association, Real Estate Section
· Los Angeles County Bar Association
Awards & Honors
· AV® Preemininent™ rating with LexisNexis/Martindale Hubbell