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Buckley King works with financial services institutions and borrowers every day, developing novel solutions in response to dramatic market and regulatory changes and intensive competition on leading-edge issues.

Whether on behalf of a lender, borrower, an investor or agency, Buckley King's goals are to identify positive strategies, introduce opportunities for success and combine resources that produce optimal results for clients. The firm aspires to continue in the forefront of pioneering novel solutions on a broad range of financial, business and regulatory matters. Our experience includes negotiating loan and credit arrangements on behalf of borrowers, as well as structuring, negotiating and documenting those transactions on behalf of lenders.

Serving the financial services sector across the nation, Buckley King assists:

  • Banks and financial institutions
  • Brokerage firms
  • Commercial finance companies
  • Equipment financiers and lessors
  • Insurance companies
  • Private equity lenders
  • Private lenders
  • Regulatory agencies
  • Trust companies

Commercial Loan Transactions

Having extensive experience in financing transactions, the firm has developed and implements valuable risk management processes to protect against potential lender liability and transactional disputes. Buckley King provides counsel on simple to complex credit facility transactions, engaging all parties involved to achieve the most favorable financing structures from the conventional to the creative.

  • Asset-based loan transactions and restructures
  • Community development lending and grant programs
  • Construction financing
  • Equipment lease financing
  • Letters of credit
  • Loan portfolio and structured and securitized loan sales
  • Mezzanine financings and collateral issues
  • Participations and syndications
  • Preparation and review of counsel opinions
  • Project/facility financing
  • Regulatory and compliance issues
  • Secured and unsecured commercial loans

Industry Sector Experience

  • Arts and entertainment
  • Construction
  • Education
  • Healthcare
  • Hospitality
  • Managed care
  • Manufacturing
  • Non-profits
  • Professional services
  • Real estate
  • Retail
  • Telecommunications
  • Transportation

Articles Authored by Lawyers at this office:

Credit Bidding at Bankruptcy Sales: A Powerful Tool, But Not Absolute
Harry W. Greenfield,Harry W. Greenfield,Jeffrey C. Toole,Jeffrey C. Toole, July 11, 2014, previously published by ABF Journal
The authors discuss how recent bankruptcy cases may level the credit bidding playing field for lenders by initiating bidding caps during a bankruptcy sale process. They recommend proceeding with caution: Lenders who are overzealous, especially in "loan-to-own" scenarios, may invite...