Areas of expertise

Banking & Finance

Carlile Patchen & Murphy LLP is a leader in the field of commercial law with expertise in financial transactions. Having earned a reputation for prompt service and creative problem solving, CPM represents nearly every major financial institution in Columbus, as well as out-of-state lenders. We also represent borrowers, brokers and parties supplying credit enhancement in connection with financings of all sizes and degrees of complexity, as well as parties engaged in acquiring financial institutions.

Our Banking & Finance services include:

Our Banking & Finance practice deals with corporate financings, asset-based lending and other secured transactions, lease financings, mortgage and construction financings, investor note financings and all forms of term and revolving credits.

Workout Services
Our services do not end at the closing. When a client or a client’s customer develops financial difficulties, our Banking & Finance Practice Group will work closely with all concerned to develop a workout strategy. We have represented borrowers, lenders and other interested parties in a broad range of workout situations – from restructurings, refinancing and reorganizations – to bankruptcies, liquidations and foreclosures.

Title Work
Our title agency, Cornerstone Title, is an agent for Old Republic National Title Insurance Company and First American Title Insurance Company. Cornerstone Title Agency, LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of CPM and provides a full range of title services to our clients.

Commercial Financing

The Banking & Finance attorneys at Carlile Patchen & Murphy LLP represent regional and national financial institutions, community banks, life insurance companies, captive lenders and other commercial lending and credit professionals in the documentation of commercial asset-based, real estate, second lien or mezzanine credit transactions. Our attorneys ensure legal, regulatory and internal compliance are met before the financing is completed.

Creditor Rights

The Carlile Patchen & Murphy LLP Creditor Rights Group offers a multi-jurisdictional, comprehensive legal strategy for accounts receivable management. The goal is to ensure our banks, credit unions, medical groups, and retail and commercial clients, obtain maximum recovery of the debt owed in a timely manner while managing costs.

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