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Eric is Counsel in the firm's Mobile office and has represented a wide range of financial services companies on varying types of regulatory, compliance and transactional matters.
Eric represents banks, thrifts, and their holding companies in a wide range of matters, including mergers and acquisitions, branch purchase and sale transactions, bank and thrift conversions, permissible activities and activity restrictions, regulatory capital requirements, branching, interstate expansion, affiliate transactions, insider lending, de novo bank formations, holding company formations and going-private transactions. He also assists clients with problem bank issues, including the negotiation of and compliance with formal and informal regulatory enforcement actions, capital planning, prompt corrective action requirements, and asset quality, management, and liquidity deficiencies.
Eric has practiced before various state bank regulatory agencies as well as the regional and national offices of the Federal Reserve, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), and the Office of Thrift Supervision (OTS).
Eric is listed in The Best Lawyers in America in the area of Corporate Governance and Compliance Law. He received his J.D., magna cum laude, from the University of Alabama School of Law, where he was a Hugo L. Black Scholar. Prior to law school, he received his B.A. from Auburn University and his M.I.M. from Baylor University.
Alabama State Bar
Birmingham Bar Association
Honors & Awards
The Best Lawyers in America, Banking and Finance Law, Corporate Compliance Law, Corporate Governance Law, Corporate Law (2009-2014)