Attorneys at Law

Banking & Finance

The attorneys in Messerli & Kramer’s Banking and Finance Group possess the experience essential for structuring complex financial agreements with a thorough knowledge and understanding of the business and real estate issues which impact any transaction. They respond in a timely manner, knowing that today’s world requires being ready to provide the assistance needed by each client on their schedule.

The Banking and Finance Group includes attorneys with knowledge and experience in all finance matters, including commercial, construction, real estate, business assets, participations, receiverships, enforcement, workouts and foreclosures. Their clients include commercial lending organizations of all sizes – from small community banks to large banks with assets measured in the billions lending nationally. These clients turn to Messerli & Kramer to, among other things, draft agreements relating to construction, permanent, equipment and real estate financing, enforce loans secured by real estate or personal property, or to document alternative credit arrangements.

As intricate and complicated as these financial arrangements can be, the Banking and Finance Group keeps their communications with clients focused on the fundamental issues. They accomplish this by simplifying the complexities involved in matters to facilitate necessary loan documentation and decision-making to get the transaction or enforcement mechanism accomplished within the client’s parameters. Many of the attorneys have worked with their clients for years and all share their clients’ interest in achieving successful results as efficiently, effectively and professionally as possible.


  • Asset Based Financing
  • Commercial Financing
  • Construction Financing
  • Development Financing
  • Equipment Leasing
  • Foreclosures and Loan Document Enforcement
  • Guidance Lines
  • Loan Portfolio Sales and Acquisitions
  • Participation Agreements
  • Post Foreclosure Actions (Evictions, Proceeding Subsequents)
  • Real Estate Financing
  • Receiverships
  • Tax Credit Financing
  • Term Loan Financing
  • Warehouse Financing
  • Workforce Housing Financing
  • Working Capital Lines of Credit
  • Workouts and Restructuring