Over 100 Years Representing Sonoma County & Northern California
Banking Law

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Santa Rosa Banking Attorneys

Banking Law

Abbey, Weitzenberg, Warren & Emery serves as primary counsel to several of the region’s largest financial institutions. The Santa Rosa banking attorneys who head our banking and finance law practice have a long history of sophisticated service in all facets of banking and finance law.

With our deep understanding of the regional lending community gained from almost a century of experience, we work to understand our financial institution clients’ business needs so we may provide cost-effective and practical advice on day-to-day operations, issues, and compliance problems.

In addition, our transactional practice assists clients in transactions of every kind, including negotiation and documentation of complex loan transactions and workouts of troubled loans.

On the borrower and investor side, we have represented individuals and all types of business entities in the negotiation and documentation of complex loan transactions, involving debt transactions including multiple lending parties.

The services we offer include:

  • Serve as outside general counsel to regional financial institutions on day-to-day matters
  • Documentation and negotiation of complex loan transactions on both the lender’s side and borrower’s side (including CMBS loans, permanent loans, bridge loans, mezzanine loans, and A/B structured loans)
  • Complex loan workouts
  • Documentation and negotiation of loan purchase and sale transactions including individual and portfolio CMBS loans, mezzanine loans, and B notes
  • Intercreditor agreements
  • Co-lender agreements
  • Participation agreements

When disputes arise and litigation is required, our litigation team provides effective and aggressive representation in all types of litigation—including the pursuit of borrowers who have not repaid loans—whether those claims are brought in state or federal court. We also aggressively represent our clients in bankruptcy courts throughout the State on all forms of creditor’s rights issues.

As a firm that has been an integral part of the growth of the North Bay’s financial community, we pride ourselves on bringing a wealth of practical experience and expertise to serving clients with banking law needs.

Looking to partner with a trusted banking and finance law institution? Contact us now for a free and confidential consultation.

Hear From Past Clients

  • “They really took care of everything! I just focused on my healing process and communicated with updates when needed. I would definitely recommend this law firm because they care about you.”

    - Heather P.
  • “They were great to work with, thorough, experienced, and quick to respond. I will certainly work with this firm again if the need arises. Thank you!”

    - Renee R.
  • “As with a lot of people in our situation; hiring the right law firm was one of the most important decisions of our lives. We are beyond grateful that we had the great good luck to have the Abbey Weitzenberg Warren and Emery team represent us.”

    - N. Stephens
  • “I will never forget what Abbey, Weitzenberg, and Warren, and Emery has done to help me and to make sure I was given a fair trial. Thank you for being by my side.”

    - Rachael E.
  • “They speak to me in a clear and concise manner and they’ve given my husband and me excellent guidance all the way through. I have tremendous faith in this very talented team of legal professionals.”

    - Christel T.

Why Choose Us?

  • Over 100 Years of Dedication to Sonoma County & Northern California
  • Millions of Dollars Recovered
  • Community Driven. Results Focused.
  • Not Afraid To Take Your Case to Trial

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We Are Ready to Fight For You

If you need representation or would like to learn more about Abbey, Weitzenberg, Warren, & Emery, please do not hesitate to contact us. We look forward to speaking with you.

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