Banking & Commercial Transactions

The Banking and Commercial Transactions team at Chaffe McCall represents national, regional and local lenders in a full range of financial and business matters. Our group brings a fresh look to each new opportunity in our evolving business climate and collectively bring years of solid experience to:

  • Loan closings
  • Real estate developments
  • Loan restructures
  • Asset sales and banking litigation

Representing lenders and developers in hundreds of millions of dollars in financings and sales, we pride ourselves on advising clients who form the center of economic life in our community. From debt syndications and straightforward loan transactions to sales of loan pools, bond indentures and complex workouts, our attorneys have demonstrated their capacity to bring value to bank clients and to the relationship managers who make things happen. We have concentrations in several industries, including:

  • Hospitality
  • Historic properties
  • Healthcare
  • Construction lending

Featured News

  • Chambers USA 2020 Rankings Announced

    Chambers USA Recognizes Chaffe McCall Attorneys with Top 2020 Rankings April 27, 2020 Chaffe McCall is pleased to announce that attorneys from its New Orleans and Houston offices have been recognized as “Leaders in Their Field” in the 2020 Chambers USA:…More»

  • Firm Mourns the Passing of Former Chaffe McCall Partner Robert Bryan Deane

    Longtime partner Robert “Bob” Deane, an integral member of Chaffe McCall’s Marine and Admiralty practice, passed away on May 1, 2020.  Bob joined Chaffe McCall in 1959 and practiced in the firm’s New Orleans office for over 42 years.   At Chaffe McCall, Bob had an outstanding legal career in litigation,  focusing his…More»

  • United States Supreme Court Decision on Safe Berth Clause

    Recently, the United States Supreme Court issued its long-anticipated decision in CITGO Asphalt Refining Co. v. Frescati Shipping Co., Ltd.(“ATHOS I”). In a 7-2 majority opinion, the Court affirmed the judgment of the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, holding a safe berth clause…More»

  • Chaffe McCall Responds to the COVID‐19 Outbreak

    Chaffe McCall remains open and operating at full strength. To our valued clients, friends, and colleagues: We hope that you and your loved ones remain healthy and safe during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Despite this unusual and highly complex environment, Chaffe McCall is…More»