Commercial Finance & Banking


“I have a very positive impression of them (Benesch’s Commercial Finance & Banking Practice Group): They do very good work in relation to the technical aspects of the legal documents and they balance it with good business acumen.” –Benesch client, Chambers USA 2015

Benesch’s Commercial Finance & Banking Practice Group integrates the corporate, commercial, bankruptcy and real estate experience of our attorneys to meet the legal needs of commercial lenders and other financial institutions and borrowers. Our clients rely on the firm’s extensive knowledge and understanding of commercial lending and financing matters to navigate their financial challenges, manage risk and effectively plan for the future. 

Finance attorneys experienced in commercial lending, credits transactions and negotiations

Benesch’s experienced team of finance attorneys counsels and represents clients in structuring, documenting and negotiating small business, middle market and large corporate commercial lending and financing transactions. Our group’s broad-based experience includes:

• Acquisition financings
• Asset based lending
• Health care lending
• Mezzanine financing
• Multiborrower transactions
• Syndications
• Tax and tax-exempt financing structures
• Loan workouts
• Domestic and international letters of credit
• Real estate lending
• Intercreditor arrangements
• Participations

Our team also has experience in commercial lending and financing transactions involving U.S. and foreign collateral, and representation of public and private borrowers.