Banking & Finance

Weintraub Tobin attorneys advise lenders and borrowers and institutional lenders in secured and unsecured credit transactions, asset- based financing transactions, construction and real estate development lending, acquisition loans, and complex banking transactions, and compliance issues. We also assist clients with all aspects of structuring, negotiating, documenting, closing, administering, restructuring, and working out loans, leases, and other transactions.

Our team has a wide range of experience in the following related services:

  • Private and Public Development
  • Entity Formation
  • Loan Enforcement, Workouts and Restructuring
  • Environmental Issues

 

We represent local, regional, and national banks as well as other lenders on commercial loans secured by real property, inventory, receivables, and other forms of personal property, including intellectual property.

Our work includes complex banking transactions involving:

  • Secured and Unsecured Credit Transactions
  • Asset-Based Financing Transactions
  •  Acquisition Loans
  • Construction Loans
  • Real Estate Development Lending
  • Repurchase Agreements
  • Refinancing and Modifications
  • Letters of Credit
  • Loan Enforcements
  • Workouts and Restructurings
  • Syndicated Financing Facilities
  • Federal and State Regulatory Compliance

We assist clients with all aspects of structuring, negotiating, documenting, closing, administering, restructuring, working out loans, and related transactions. Should issues relating to entity formation, environmental issues, or litigation arise, clients can readily access the resources of our multidisciplinary legal bench. Our representative experience includes:

  • Negotiating a $400 million unsecured line of credit with Bank of America for a leading national reseller of salvaged vehicles based in Solano County
  • Representing a syndication of banks in a $65 million loan to a recreation company
  • Structuring a $150 million asset sale with 338(H)(10) election for a financial institution
  • Representing banks and other financial institutions in hundreds of loan transactions.

We provide counsel to both lenders and borrowers with accounting and tax advantages in mind. Representative matters include:

  • Represented a real estate investment company in a private placement for construction of a medical building
  • Counseled a construction products company in its $40-50-million private placement and debt financing

Whether through negotiated settlements or the bankruptcy process, our attorneys represent clients in collateral dispositions, as well as the restructuring, workout, and recovery of assets. We have represented institutional and individual creditors in Chapter 7, 11, 12 and 13 cases, as well as creditor committees.

We represent several specialty financial institutions that operate as originators, investors, securitizers, public and private mortgage REITs, and private equity funds.

Representative transactions include:

  • Negotiated mortgage loan warehousing facilities on behalf of originators and conduit investors
  • Represented publicly-traded REITs as sellers and sponsors of private-label residential mortgage-backed securities
  • Served as legal counselor to the manager of a private equity fund with investments of more than $1 billion in mortgage-backed securities
  • Represented the manager of a group of private equity funds in raising capital for investment in distressed mortgage assets
  • Represented lending institutions in the secondary market for residential and commercial mortgage loans and mortgage servicing rights
 
Weintraub Tobin Ranked in U.S. News – Best Lawyers® 2020 “Best Law Firms”

SACRAMENTO, CA (November 1, 2019) – Weintraub Tobin, a leading California full-service law firm, was honored to be recognized with eight first-tier rankings in the 2020 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms.” The complete list of rankings is published on the U.S.

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14 Weintraub Tobin Attorneys Named to Best of the Bar 2019

  SACRAMENTO, California  – Weintraub Tobin congratulates its 14 attorneys who have been included in Sacramento Business Journal’s Best of the Bar 2019. Attorneys selected to the 2019 Best of the Bar list include Gary L.

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19 Weintraub Tobin Attorneys Named to The Best Lawyers in America© 2020

  SACRAMENTO, CA (August 15, 2019) – Weintraub Tobin, a leading California full-service law firm, is pleased to announce that 19 of our attorneys have been recognized on the 2020 The Best Lawyers in America list.

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24 Weintraub Tobin Attorneys included in Sacramento Magazine’s Top Lawyers List 2019

  Weintraub is pleased to announce that 24 of the firm’s attorneys have been recognized as 2019 Top Lawyers by Sacramento Magazine.  The full list of 2019 Top Lawyers will be featured in the August,

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Weintraub Tobin Chediak Coleman Grodin Law Corporation ranked in 2019 “Best Law Firms”

  Sacramento, CA, United States, November 1, 2018 — U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers, for the ninth consecutive year, announce the “Best Law Firms” rankings. Weintraub Tobin Chediak Coleman Grodin Law Corporation has been ranked in the 2019 U.S.

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19 Attorneys from Weintraub Tobin were recognized in The Best Lawyers In America ©2019

SACRAMENTO, California – August 15, 2018 – Weintraub Tobin congratulates its nineteen attorneys who have been included in The Best Lawyers of America© 2019 list. David Adams, Sacramento, Corporate Governance Law,

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24 Weintraub Tobin Attorneys included in Sacramento Magazine’s Top Lawyers List 2018

SACRAMENTO, California – July 19, 2018 – Weintraub Tobin Law Corporation congratulates its 24 attorneys who have been included in Sacramento Magazine’s 2018 Top Lawyer List. David Adams | Business/Corporate, Securities &

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Weintraub Tobin Chediak Coleman Grodin Law Corporation ranked in 2018 “Best Law Firms”

  Sacramento, CA, United States, November 1, 2017 — U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers, for the eighth consecutive year, announce the “Best Law Firms” rankings. Weintraub Tobin Chediak Coleman Grodin Law Corporation has been ranked in the 2018 U.S.

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19 Attorneys from Weintraub Tobin were recognized in The Best Lawyers In America© 2018

SACRAMENTO, California – August 16, 2017 – Weintraub Tobin congratulates its nineteen attorneys who have been included in The Best Lawyers of America© 2018 list. David Adams, Sacramento, Corporate Governance Law,

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21 Weintraub Tobin Attorneys included in Sacramento Magazine’s Top Lawyers List 2017

SACRAMENTO, California – July 26, 2017 – Weintraub Tobin Law Corporation congratulates its 21 attorneys who have been included in Sacramento Magazine’s 2017 Top Lawyer List. Brendan Begley | Appellate Gary L.

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Weintraub Tobin Ranked in 2017 ‘Best Law Firms’

  Sacramento, California – November 2, 2016 – U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers, for the seventh consecutive year, announce the “Best Law Firms” rankings. Weintraub Tobin Chediak Coleman Grodin Law Corporation has been ranked in the 2017 U.S.

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Nine Weintraub Tobin Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers In America© 2017

SACRAMENTO, California – August 15, 2016 – Weintraub Tobin congratulates its nine partners who have been included in The Best Lawyers of America© 2017 list. David Adams, Sacramento, Corporate Governance Law &

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18 Weintraub Tobin Attorneys Named to Sacramento Magazine’s Top Lawyers List 2016

  SACRAMENTO, California – July 25, 2016 – Weintraub Tobin Law Corporation congratulates its 18 attorneys who have been included in Sacramento magazine’s 2016 Top Lawyer List. David C. Adams | Business/Corporate, 

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Weintraub Tobin Named to Best Law Firms 2016 and Nine Weintraub Tobin Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers In America

  SACRAMENTO, California – August 18, 2015 – Weintraub Tobin Chediak Coleman Grodin Law Corporation congratulates its nine attorneys who have been included in The Best Lawyers of America© 2016. David C.

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20 Weintraub Tobin Attorneys Named to Sacramento Magazine’s Top Lawyers List 2015

  SACRAMENTO, California – August 7, 2015 – Weintraub Tobin Chediak Coleman Grodin Law Corporation congratulates its 20 attorneys who have been included in Sacramento magazine’s  Top Lawyer List 2015. David C.

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Eight Weintraub Tobin Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers In America© 2015

SACRAMENTO, California – August 25, 2014 – Today, Weintraub Tobin Chediak Coleman Grodin Law Corporation (Weintraub Tobin) congratulates its eight partners who have been included in The Best Lawyers of America© 2015.

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Weintraub Tobin and Waldron & Bragg Merge

Download: WTWB Merger Press Release FINAL.pdf Weintraub Tobin Chediak Coleman Grodin Law Corporation and Waldron & Bragg, a professional corporation, have jointly announced the merger of their business law and litigation firms.

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Weintraub Tobin Raises Money for American Heart Association

Heart Walk Logo For a third year in a row, Weintraub Tobin is working to raise funds for cardiovascular diseases and stroke by partaking in the American Heart Association Heart Walk on Saturday,

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Three Weintraub Tobin Attorneys Named “Best of the Bar”

Weintraub Tobin Chediak Coleman Grodin is pleased to announce that three of our attorneys have been named “Best of the Bar” by the Sacramento Business Journal. Congratulations to shareholders Gary Bradus,

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Eight Shareholders Named 2014 Best Lawyers in America®

Weintraub Tobin Chediak Coleman Grodin, a business law and litigation firm, is pleased to announce that eight of its partners were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2014 edition of Best Lawyers in America®.

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SACTO Announcement: Bayer CropScience will be headquartered in West Sacramento

Sacramento, Calif., July 24, 2013 – The Sacramento Area Commerce and Trade Organization (SACTO) is pleased to announce the location of Bayer CropScience, a division of Bayer AG, in West Sacramento,

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Seven Weintraub Tobin Attorneys Included in the Top 25 List by Super Lawyers

Download: Super Lawyers 2013.pdf SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 8, 2013 – Weintraub Tobin Chediak Coleman Grodin, a business law and business litigation law firm congratulates seven attorneys on being named as one of the Top 25 Sacramento Super Lawyers of 2013.

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Weintraub’s San Francisco Office Joins Food From the Bar

The San Francisco office of Weintraub Tobin has joined forces with other Bay Area law firms to raise money and collect food donations during the month of May to benefit the San Francisco and Marin Food Banks.

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3 Cities. Over 70 Lawyers. Now 1 Great Law Firm: Weintraub Merges with LA Entertainment Law Firm

SACRAMENTO / SAN FRANCISCO / LOS ANGELES, July 6, 2012 – Weintraub Genshlea Chediak Tobin & Tobin Law Corporation and Weissmann Wolff Bergman Coleman Grodin LLP have jointly announced the merger of their respective business and entertainment law firms.

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Weintraub Lawyers Helped Close 26 Deals Worth $1.6B

That’s a big switch for lawyers who specialize in commercial lending deals at Weintraub Genshlea Chediak Law Corp. Until last year, most of their time was spent negotiating loan workouts. Now lawyers across the market are refinancing agreements to take advantage of low interest rates and helping clients get new money for acquisitions and other purposes.

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