SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Aug. 27, 2020 – Amee Smith, attorney at Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss, P.C., has been recognized as one of the “Ones to Watch” in the area of banking and finance law by Best Lawyers. Jaffe CEO Jeffrey M. Weiss made the announcement. Recognition by Best Lawyers is based solely on peer review ...
The growth of your business demands acute strategy and extensive expertise to ensure strength, stability, and success well into the future. Being able to secure the right financing, under the right terms, at the right time can make all the difference in the world. That’s why having the right team by your side throughout the entire process matters.
At Jaffe, our substantial and wide-ranging collective experience enables us to thoroughly and efficiently meet the financial services needs of our clients in all business sectors—financial institutions, financial services industry participants, and other related businesses throughout the United States. We also advise private equity funds, hedge funds, and insurance companies, as well as companies seeking debt financing from financial institutions. We have expertise in all facets of the financial services industry, from finance transactions to business planning, structure, and regulatory compliance.
We represent clients in a wide array of transactions including syndicated, multi-tiered and securitized credit facilities, warehouse lines of credit, floor plan financing, secured and unsecured credit facilities, asset-based financing, real estate and construction financing, equipment leasing transactions, tax driven lease arrangements, private equity transactions, senior and subordinated facilities, workout transactions, tax credit financing, credit enhancements, swaps, collars and hedging products, and refinancing.
For our clients in regulated financial services businesses, we also advise on matters of local, state, and federal tax and regulatory compliance, including licensing, interpretation and application of consumer finance laws, privacy, data security and breach laws, identity theft, and disclosure issues.
Jaffe is a full-service business law firm in every sense. Our Finance team works closely with our Insolvency & Reorganization, Litigation, Real Estate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Tax, Litigation, Electronic Payments, Intellectual Property, and Environmental practice groups to anticipate and meet every potential client need. We consider ourselves long-term partners of and trusted advisors to businesses in navigating the challenges and opportunities that arise every day.
- Acquisition financing
- Aircraft and aviation
- Asset-based lending
- Banking regulations
- Bank holding companies
- Commercial lending
- Consumer finance
- Debtor-in-possession financing
- Equipment financing and leasing
- Interest rate and currency swaps
- Inventory/floor-plan financing
- Letters of credit and other credit enhancements
- Leveraged leases
- Mezzanine financing
- Mortgage banking
- Real estate loans
- Revolving credit and term loan facilities
- Sale/leaseback transactions
- Student Lending
- Swap Agreements
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August 24, 2020
SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Aug. 24, 2020 – Best Lawyers, the oldest and most highly respected peer review guide to the legal profession worldwide, has named 27 attorneys at Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss to the 2021 class of “Best Lawyers in America.” Jaffe CEO Jeffrey M. Weiss made the announcement. Recognition by Best Lawyers is based ...
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