Based on a broad perspective gained through years of experience as a regulatory... more
Based on a broad perspective gained through years of experience as a regulatory lawyer, mediator, and elected official, Jim combines legal, public policy, networking and facilitation strategies to help clients achieve their goals – whether in legal disputes; before government agencies; in business deals; or in the halls of the Legislature. Jim focuses his practice in the areas of banking and f... view profile
I believe in preventing problems for your business before they start. Here's a hard... more
I believe in preventing problems for your business before they start. Here's a hard but true fact: Litigation -- that is, going to court -- is the worst possible way to resolve a dispute. It places unnecessary financial stress on your business. Perhaps as important, it can put considerable emotional stress on you, the owner, when you should be focused on building your business. Stated simp... view profile
Banking law attorneys specialize in rules and procedures regulating banks, savings and loan institutions, and credit unions. Many different government agencies regulate the banking business in order to maintain the integrity of our financial system. Banking regulations deal with privacy, disclosure, and fraud prevention, and attempt to prevent excessive loan interest rates, money laundering, and acts of terrorism. If you are a banker or a bank customer with questions about a bank's business practices, a banking attorney can help you.