Law Offices of James W. Bates A Professional Corporation handles regulatory, compliance and risk management issues for lender, creditor and commercial clients. I am a California attorney dealing with changing legal standards, and I help clients throughout Montrose, Glendale, Pasadena, Los Angeles; the counties of Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Berna comply with rules and regulations. Drawing on 28 years of experience, I offer litigation and advisory services across a broad range of legal issues, including:
No matter the banking law issue, I have the knowledge and experience to help you.
The Federal Reserve regulates banks, managing the nation’s money supply through monetary policies that stabilize inflation or deflation, moderate long-term interest rates, or maximize employment opportunities. Lenders and borrowers watch opportunities rise and fall in relation to these systemic pressures. I work closely with financial institutions to implement policies in compliance with state and federal laws. The scope of my practice encompasses:
Turn to me for advice and guidance on any banking law issue.
Lenders may secure loans made to borrowers by requiring down payments or other collateral. In the event of default, the borrower cedes the right to collateral used to secure the loan. There are limits to what types of collateral may be used to secure a loan. I can advise you about any of the following legal issues:
I understand issues relating to secured transactions.
Securing financing for business development or expansion can be difficult. Credit checks and due diligence may reveal risks or liabilities that could raise interest rates on the loan or otherwise affect the eligibility of your business for financing. I regularly advise clients about the following legal issues:
I believe a secured transaction should be as secure as possible, so I perform the due diligence necessary to protect your interests from potential harm.
If you need assistance with a banking matter, Law Offices of James W. Bates A Professional Corporation can help you with all of the necessary details. Call today at 818-248-1911 or contact me online to speak with an experienced attorney. From my Pasadena office, I represent clients throughout Montrose, Glendale, Pasadena, Los Angeles; the counties of Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Berna.