Finance, Lending & Banking

Combining expertise in lending with innovative legal solutions

The Finance, Lending & Banking attorneys at Fabyanske, Westra, Hart & Thomson understand the business of banking, the complexities of commercial and real estate finance and the importance of accomplishing our clients’ most pressing business objectives in an efficient manner while mitigating risk. Our team of dedicated Finance, Lending & Banking attorneys have more than 150 years of experience in commercial and real estate lending to deliver to our clients the expertise derived from thousands of transactions.

We staff our projects with small teams of great lawyers, formed around one single point of contact through the life of the transaction. When the need arises, we draw on the resources of our other specialized practice groups–Loan Restructuring, Workout and Bankruptcy, Real Estate, and others–to help our clients take advantage of the latest legal and financial innovations.

With a well-earned and widely-recognized reputation for deftly handling complex matters, we regularly represent some of the nation’s largest financial institutions, as well as state and local banks, insurance companies, commercial finance companies, and select borrowers in lending transactions of every type, including commercial loans, real estate loans, leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations, asset-based loans, revolving credit loans, mezzanine financings, lines of credit, LIHTC, Historic Tax Credit and New Markets Tax Credit transactions, and many others.

The Fabyanske, Westra, Hart & Thomson Finance, Lending and Banking team can successfully guide you through the complexities of lending while anticipating challenges and applying practical solutions throughout every phase, in every project.

Attorneys Practicing in Finance, Lending & Banking



Elvester_Rachel_342Rachel (Elvester) Bristow
Carpenter_Charlie_420Charles Carpenter
Cox_Steve_377Steven Cox
Duggan_Rory_510Rory Duggan
Eidson_Gary_037Gary Eidson
Jones_Jeff_268Jeffrey Jones
Ladner_Fred_234Frederick Ladner
Longren_Kenzie_234Kenzie Longren
Welsch_Katie_325Katie Welsch
Westra_Mark_467Mark Westra
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