Financial Institutions

Financial Institutions

Foster Pepper’s financial institutions practice represents many large and small state and federally chartered commercial banks, credit unions, savings associations, savings banks, and local branches of foreign banks. 

Our attorneys also have extensive experience representing a variety of non-bank lenders, including pension plans, life insurance companies, mortgage companies, and conduits. The firm’s additional experience in creditors’ rights, business, real estate, and litigation, position us well to assist in a wide range of legal services directly related to financial institutions.

Clients look to us to provide guidance in the following areas:

  • Capital formation/securities
  • Corporate governance
  • Debt restructuring and workouts
  • Director representation and defense advocacy
  • Employment and labor relations
  • Executive compensation and employee benefit plans
  • FDIC assisted transactions
  • Lending
  • Litigation and dispute resolution
  • Merger and branch acquisition
  • New bank organization
  • Real estate matters
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Secondary market activities/residential mortgages
  • Strategic planning
  • Tax-advantaged financing
  • Taxation
  • Troubled institutions and 363 sales


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