Secured lending, negotiable instruments and other Uniform Commercial Code matters

The firm advises financial institutions on the application of the Uniform Commercial Code (UCC), and it has expertise on secured transactions, investment securities and equipment leasing. Our attorneys provide advice with respect to structuring secured transactions and analyzing legal requirements relating to commercial transactions of all sizes. Our team regularly works on both new commercial loans and the work-out of troubled loans. In both transactional and litigated matters, the firm provides advice on matters arising under UCC Article 2 (Sales), Article 2A (Leases), Article 3 (Negotiable Instruments); Article 4 (Bank Deposits and Collections) and Article 5 (Letters of Credit).