Banking & Financial Services Litigation

Sherman & Howard provides litigation, trial and regulatory enforcement representation to banks national and state commercial banks and bank holding companies, bank trust departments, trust companies, brokerage firms, investment advisers and other financial services companies, including proceedings by or against officer, directors and other principals of such firms. Our attorneys enforce and defend claims arising under federal and state banking, securities, fiduciary and other laws, including officer and director duties, loan and financing transaction disputes, shareholder claims, securities fraud, lender liability, loan repurchase obligations, consumer protection, foreclosures, replevins, loan workouts and collections. In the regulatory arena, our attorneys regularly represent clients in investigations and enforcement proceedings before agencies including the FDIC, SEC, FINRA and various state banking and securities regulators. Our attorneys also represent borrowers, guarantors and other parties in disputes with lenders arising out of inappropriate conduct of lenders. This representation includes all aspects, from defense of proceedings to prosecution of claims and counterclaims against lenders.