Milton H. Cross
Milton H. Cross brings to Spector Gadon & Rosen over 40 years of valuable hands-on experience in the areas of corporate, business, real estate and financial transactions.
Mr. Cross has represented sellers and buyers of businesses and real estate to successful conclusions in large and small, private and public transactions. Mr. Cross has worked with sellers and buyers of real estate and businesses to obtain investment bankers and lenders to successfully complete acquisitions. He represents numerous companies in their day-to-day legal requirements and corporate governance issues. He has counseled emerging companies in their securities and corporate financing needs, including capital formation for early stage and mid-size companies.
Mr. Cross has represented buyers, lenders and borrowers in connection with commercial loans, secured and unsecured, from $1,000,000 to $200,000,000, including loan agreements, workout agreements and ancillary documents, such as letters of credit, escrow agreements, guaranty agreements and construction development agreements. He has advised banks and borrowers on document preparation, lending requirements and practices and federal, state and local governmental financing sources, such as Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority, Delaware River Port Authority, New Jersey Economic Development Authority, and Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation. He represents lenders and borrowers in taxable and tax-free financing transactions.
Mr. Cross has written many published articles on business, real estate, financial and banking-related matters, and has regularly written articles titled "Recent Developments" for clients and professionals. He is a member of the Corporation, Banking and Business Law Committee, the Private Equity and Venture Capital Committee, the Legal Opinions Committee, the Committee on Commercial Finance, and the Loan Practices Subcommittee of the Real Estate Section of the American Bar Association. He has been selected to be on the American Bar Association Advisory Panel. He is a member of the Mergers and Acquisitions Committee and the Business Organization Committee of the Philadelphia, PA Bar Association. Mr. Cross has been awarded an AV Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell. The AV Peer Review Rating identifies a lawyer with a very high to preeminent legal ability. He is listed in Who's Who in American Law for 1995-2015 and has been selected by his peers as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer in 2005-2015. Mr. Cross was named in the Corporate Counsel edition of SuperLawyers as one of the top attorneys in corporate and securities law.
Mr. Cross has been selected as one of the Top Rated Lawyers in Mergers and Acquisitions by American Lawyer Media, who has teamed with Martindale-Hubbell to hightlight "Top Rated Lawyers" in their publication The American Lawyer and Corporate Counsel.
Mr. Cross received a J.D. from Villanova University Law School and a B.S. in finance from the University of San Francisco
Licensed since 1968
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Who's Who||Who's Who in American Law -Marquis||2010|
|Pennsylvania Super Lawyer||Pennsylvania Super Lawyer||2009|
|Who's Who||Who's Who in American Law -Marquis||2009|
|Who's Who||Who's Who in American Law - Marquis||2008|
|Pennsylvania Super Lawyer||Pennsylvania Super Lawyer||2008|
|Who's Who||Who's Who in American Law -Marquis||2007|
|Pennsylvania Super Lawyer||Pennsylvania Super Lawyer||2007|
|Pennsylvania Super Lawyer||N/A||2006|
|Pennsylvania Super Lawyer||N/A||2005|
|AV Peer Review Rating||N/A||N/A|
|Partner||Monteverde & Hemphill||1976 - 1995|
|General Counsel||AEL, Inc.||1968 - 1975|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Philadelphia Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Pennsylvania Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|American Bar Association||N/A||N/A|
|Recent Developments in the Law||1998 - 2011||N/A|
|Villanova University School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||N/A|
|University of San Francisco||Finance||BS - Bachelor of Science||N/A|