Commercial Finance

Oil and Gas Finance

Real Estate Finance

Harris, Finley & Bogle's banking and finance attorneys give borrowers and lenders the legal framework to achieve their financial goals. Following are areas of specialty in our banking and finance practice.


Commercial Finance

Both borrowers and lenders receive valuable, easy-to-understand advice from Harris, Finley & Bogle's commercial finance attorneys. We help our clients negotiate complex secured and unsecured credit transactions, and we follow through with related services such as documenting, closing, servicing, collecting and working out these transactions. A varied group of commercial borrowers have benefited from our services, including those in oil & gas, manufacturing, retail and transportation. Our satisfied lender clients include financial institutions, real estate developers, and investors.

Lawyers who practice in this area

¹ Board Certified in Commercial Real Estate Law

Real Estate Finance

Whether you are a lender or borrower, you demand perfection in the legal handling of your real estate deals. Harris, Finley & Bogle's lawyers guide our clients through all stages of real-estate secured loan transactions, including negotiating, documenting, closing and servicing. We are experts in all types of real estate transactions such as construction and development loans, real estate collateral due diligence, permanent financing, loan workouts and restructurings, loan assumptions, and foreclosures.

Who are our real estate clients? Our borrowing clientele consists of investors, retail and office developers, single and multi-family developers, and service providers. And our lender clients include local, regional and national banks, as well as other financial institutions.

Lawyers who practice in this area:

¹ Board Certified in Commercial Real Estate Law

Oil and Gas Finance

Loan transactions for the oil and gas business require special expertise. Harris, Finley & Bogle's lawyers provide industry and legal know-how to lenders and sometimes borrowers for oil and gas loans. From negotiation and documentation, to closing, modifying, servicing, collecting, working out, and foreclosing, our attorneys represent our clients' interests in a straightforward, approachable manner.

We have extensive experience handling all types of complex oil and gas financing issues and structures. Examples include documenting loans to exploration companies secured by mortgages on oil and gas properties in multiple states; representing the administrative agent on syndicated loans involving multiple banks on a secured and unsecured basis; delivering title opinions and conducting title due diligence with respect to the mortgaged oil and gas properties; and documenting issues related to oil and gas hedge transactions, swaps, and other derivatives.

Lawyers who practice in this area:

² Board Certified in Oil, Gas and Mineral Law