Manning Fulton lawyers have for many years provided high-quality, cost-effective and efficient representation to banks and other financial services companies in wide variety of transactions and dispute scenarios. We provide lender representation on all types of commercial lending transactions, including asset-based loans, syndications and participations, interest-rate swap transactions, equipment leasing, leveraged acquisition financing, public/private financing, and mezzanine lending. We represent lenders, factors and secondary market loan purchasers in workouts, disputed loans and accounts, foreclosures, deficiency actions and claims alleging lender liability and violation of usury and other statutes regulating lending. We represent broker-dealers in court actions and NASD arbitrations involving allegations of securities law violations, unauthorized trading, breach of contract, violation of restrictive covenants and wrongful interference with contractual relations. Our lawyers have also assisted clients in many private securities offerings, and we have teamed with public securities counsel in public offerings by our clients.