Commercial Lending


PRACTICE AREA ATTORNEYS
BARRY R. MANDELBAUM
DEBORAH L. GREENE
OWEN T. HUGHES
CRAIG W. ALEXANDER
ROBIN F. LEWIS
RICHARD I. SIMON

Our Commercial Real Estate Practice Group regularly represents banks, commercial lenders, and other financial institutions in a variety of complex financing transactions.  Our expertise involves secured and unsecured financings at all levels for acquisitions, project and working capital purposes.  Our practice comprises lawyers with broad experience and affecting senior, mezzanine, asset- based and equity financing transactions for financial institutions and corporate borrowers.  We handle complex and multi-jurisdictional transactions, and provide our clients with national reach, depth of local research sources, and local law advice.  In addition to serving the needs of many of the largest banks in New Jersey, we also have significant experience in advising sponsors in private placements and corporate borrowers.  Our approach provides a seamless transaction from the prospective of the financing provider and the borrower.  This approach, together with support from our Tax and Corporate departments, affords our clients excellent prospective in structuring and closing their transactions.

Our representation of clients includes Valley National Bank, Investors Bank, The Provident Bank of New Jersey, Lakeland Bank, Heritage Community Bank, Union Center National Bank, TD Bank, Bank of America and Sovereign Bank.  We also serve as counsel to numerous regional banks in connection with correspondent residential loans, including, but not limited to: GFI Mortgage Brokers, Mortgage Bankers, Peoples United, Residential Home Mortgage Corporation, Greentree Mortgage Company, Millennium Home Mortgage, Philadelphia Home Mortgage Advisors, and Equity Now, Inc.