Bryant C. McGann

Bryant C. McGann: Attorney with Vandeventer Black LLP
  • Partner at Vandeventer Black LLP (53 Attorneys)
  • 500 World Trade Center, 101 West Main Street, Norfolk, VA 23510
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  • Bryant C. McGann - Commercial Real Estate, Finance, Commercial, Bankruptcy & Creditors' Rights lawyer
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Bryant’s real estate and real estate finance experience include representation of buyers, sellers, and lenders in acquisition, development, construction, leasing, and financing of residential, commercial, industrial, waterfront industrial, environmentally impacted real estate, and riparian rights.

Corporate experience includes stock and asset-based transactions, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, operating and shareholder agreements, bank and venture capital financing, and SBA and SDB transactions.

Bryant has represented buyers, sellers, and lenders in the acquisition, chartering, and financing of pleasure and commercial vessels. His experience includes Jones Act qualification.

His creditor’s rights experience includes commercial loan workouts, forbearance agreements, real estate and UCC foreclosure sales, disposition of REO, and participation agreements. He has represented both debtors and creditors in Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases.

In the area of marine terminal law, Bryant has represented terminal operators in connection with service agreements with ocean carriers, Shipping Act anti-trust exemptions and FMC compliance, tax issues, and chassis pool architecture, agreements, and insurance.


Virginia Business, “Legal Elite” (2002, 05, 07, 09, 10, 13, 15)

Listed in Best Lawyers in America : Banking and Finance Law (2011-18); Litigation - Banking and Finance (2011-18); Financial Services Regulation Law (2011-18); Commercial Finance Law (2013-18); Mortgage Banking Foreclosure Law (2013-18); Project Finance Law (2013-18)

Thomson Reuters, “Virginia Super Lawyers” (2011-14)

Virginia Lawyers Media, “Leaders in the Law” (Class of 2014)

Coastal Virginia Magazine, “Top Lawyers” - Banking and Financial Law (2016-18)


•Vandeventer Black Attorneys Listed as ‘The Best Lawyers in America’ of 2019
•Twenty-two Vandeventer Black Attorneys Recognized as Top Lawyers
•27 Vandeventer Black Attorneys Named ‘The Best Lawyers in America’ of 2018
•CoVaBiz Magazine Awards Top Honors To 20 Vandeventer Black LLP Attorneys
•20 Vandeventer Black LLP Attorneys have made the Coastal Virginia Magazine Top Lawyers List
•25 Vandeventer Black LLP Attorneys Named Best Lawyers In America 2017
•Congratulations to the Vandeventer Black LLP Attorneys Recognized as 2015 Virginia Legal Elite
•24 Vandeventer Black LLP Attorneys Included in the Best Lawyers in America 2016
•Vandeventer Black LLP Lawyer Named 2014 Leader in the Law
•Vandeventer Black LLP Announces 23 Lawyers in the Firm to be Included in the 2015 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Banking & Finance
  • Business Law
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Creditors' Rights, Bankruptcy & Collections
  • Commercial Marine Terminal

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
757.446.8627  Phone
757.446.8670  Fax
University Attended:
Hampden Sydney College, B.A., summa cum laude
Law School Attended:
University of Virginia, J.D.
Year of First Admission:
1986, Virginia


Church Attorney, Southern Diocese of Virginia, Episcopal Church

Past Chairman of the Board of Directors, Hampton Roads Better Business Bureau

Member of the Norfolk & Portsmouth, Virginia and American Bar Associations, as well as the Virginia State Bar (Bankruptcy and Real Property Sections) and the Tidewater Bankruptcy Bar Association

PRO and Race Committee Chairman, USODA Nationals and Atlantic Coast Championships

Volunteer, Virginia Interscholastic Sailing Association

Birth Information:
Norfolk, Virginia, May 24, 1960
Payment Information:
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  • Accepts Visa and MasterCard

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