Banking & Commercial Finance


McCarthy Duffy’s Banking and Commercial Finance Practice supports lenders in a full range of transactional, regulatory, collections, and workout activities. Clients include federally chartered national banks, state banking associations, and federal savings banks, as well as other institutional and individual lenders.

Financing Transactions
McCarthy Duffy’s attorneys regularly serves as outside counsel to state and federal banks and savings associations in structuring and documenting secured and unsecured lending transactions and credit facilities, including facilities in support of real estate and construction loans, asset-based credit facilities, stock and asset acquisitions, and municipal financing arrangements. Our attorneys are experienced in drafting and negotiating intercreditor and participation agreements and supporting other syndicated loan transactions.
Collections and Workouts
The firm provides representation in all phases of the workout and collection process, including negotiation and documentation of settlements, forbearance agreements, and debt restructurings. McCarthy Duffy attorneys have extensive representation of creditor clients in UCC sales and state and federal court litigation as well as garnishments, citations, check collection matters, and related defense work.
General Representation
The firm provides general and specialized representation of banks and savings banks. We counsel our commercial and banking clients on federal and state statutory lending requirements and compliance matters, including Uniform Commercial Code matters. McCarthy Duffy has also represented lenders and borrowers in a range of commercial litigation matters.