Banking & Finance
Offering a Variety of Legal Services Relating to the Financial Industry
For more than 30 years, the attorneys at McNamee Hosea have delivered seamless, efficient solutions to financial institutions. Our experienced Maryland banking and finance attorneys regularly serve as general counsel and provide assistance to in-house counsel as matters arise on a case-by-case basis.
Our legal team regularly handles matters unique to the financial industry, including:
- Financial transactions:
- Loan closings
- Contract negotiation, drafting and execution
- Corporate refinance
- Litigation and banking dispute resolution:
- Loan restructuring
- Commercial collections
- Workout negotiations
- Creditor representation in bankruptcy
- Consulting for regulatory matters:
- Mergers and acquisitions
- Bank formation
- SEC audits and investigations
- Compliance issues involving federal and state agencies (SEC, NCUA, DLLR, DISB)
If you have legal concerns relating to the financial industry, contact our law firm for an initial consultation. We have extensive experience handling regulatory matters and banking disputes. Our legal team is available to address your concerns at one of our three convenient locations in Maryland or Virginia.
Put Our Knowledge of the Banking Industry to Work for You
Milton D. Jernigan, II was one of the founding organizers and served as the chairman of the board of directors for CommerceFirst Bancorp, Inc., a Maryland commercial bank holding company. He was also the chairman of the board of its subsidiary CommerceFirst Bank, a Federal Reserve Maryland commercial bank, until the bank was acquired by Sandy Spring Bank in 2012.
Mr. Jernigan was also one of the founding organizers and members of the board of directors of Commerce Bank in College Park, Maryland, which was formed and opened in 1989 and later purchased by BB&T Bank. He has an intricate understanding of the banking industry and works proactively to preserve our clients' financial interests.
Contact Our Experienced Maryland Banking Law Attorneys
If your bank, credit union or financial institution require a staff of proven, skilled and experienced attorneys, contact us online or call 301-441-2420 to schedule an initial consultation.
- Alexander P.R. Ward
- Mark W. Schweitzer
- Milton D. Jernigan II
- Gregory R. Hislop
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