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We Get Lenders

We take the time to listen and understand.

We Get Creditors

You get expertise in the law and in your industry.

We Get Lenders

We take the time to listen and understand.

We Get Creditors

You get expertise in the law and in your industry.

Lenders Don't Just Need a Lawyer...

Banks and other lenders need counsel who understand their industry and add value. RMG attorneys have been providing legal services to lenders on a daily basis for almost 30 years, and understand what lenders need. We handle lenders' needs in an efficient, results-oriented fashion.

Our substantial experience allows us to provide legal guidance as part of a team effort to identify the optimal structure and strategy. No matter what the task, RMG professionals can cost-efficiently consult on and plan a deal structure, provide legal due diligence, and/or draft the necessary documentation, while at the same time minimizing risk. Our litigation attorneys understand how expensive and unproductive litigation can be. So when pending or potential litigation is involved, we will help you to devise a litigation strategy which, while protecting your rights, avoids unnecessary expenses, and brings results in as short a time period as is reasonably possible.

The Latest from the Knowledge Center...

Benefits of Legal Document Review Services

November 13, 2017

When lenders face changing circumstances regarding a loan, the wise course of action is to have a trained eye review the legal and practical implications of a lender’s decision to assert a default, exercise remedies under the loan documents, or to settle the loan. The world of lending gives rise to a surfeit of documents, any…

The Role of a Creditors’ Rights Attorney in Bankruptcy

November 8, 2017

A debtor’s bankruptcy is a threat to the lender’s interest. In some cases, the creditor’s role in a bankruptcy proceeding is simply a matter of procedure. File forms, get in line, and hope for the best. In other cases, the legal questions are far more complex.  In such cases, consultation with a creditors’ rights attorney may be…

Second Circuit: Debtors Must Pay Secured Creditors Market Rate Interest to Cram Down Chapter 11 Plans

October 23, 2017

According to an October 16, 2017 article in the New York Law Journal, the judges of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York “are presiding over a record high number of large mega cases.”  An October 20, 2017 decision of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit,…

Big Picture Approach from a Baltimore Creditors’ Rights Attorney

October 6, 2017

Public perception does not always match reality and in recent years, the banking industry has taken some hits. Creditors have the right to protect their interests but it is important to work with a legal professional who gets the business and has practical foresight. Lenders are necessary market participants that take on risk. This risk…

United States Securities and Exchange Commission v. ISC, Inc.: One Key Stroke On Space Bar Dooms Lender’s Security Interest

October 3, 2017

Every day, we read about how artificial intelligence will render our jobs obsolete in the foreseeable future.  A recent decision of the United States District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin may provide a glimpse of what a world in which computers rule the world may look like. In United States Securities and Exchange…

Creditors’ Rights in Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

October 3, 2017

In Chapter 13 bankruptcy, much of the legal proceedings focus on protecting the rights of the debtor. What can be overlooked is that the process also provides protections for creditors. The Maryland creditor’s rights attorneys of Rosenberg Martin Greenberg are experts in taking the fullest advantage of protections available for an individual or corporate creditor.…

Ninth Circuit Creates Circuit Split On Applicability of Sovereign Immunity To Fraudulent Conveyance Suits Against IRS By Bankruptcy Trustees

September 21, 2017

In an August 31, 2017 decision in In re DBSI, Inc., the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit held that sovereign immunity did not shield the IRS from a suit by a bankruptcy trustee to avoid tax payments as fraudulent conveyances under state law.  The Ninth Circuit disagreed with 2014 decision of…

Tenancy By Entireties Property In Bankruptcy: The United States District Court for the District of Maryland Adds Another Chapter to An Enigmatic Book

September 1, 2017

The common law tenancy by the entireties, recognized in Maryland, Virginia, and a few other states, is a strange and mysterious thing.  It is founded on the premise that married persons constitute a “marital unit” that is a legal entity separate and apart from either spouse.  Consequently, neither spouse owns property held as tenants by…

Maryland Mechanic’s Lien Essentials for Real Estate Lenders

August 25, 2017

A common question posed by out-of-state lenders making a real estate secured loan in Maryland involves the creditor-friendly mechanic’s lien statute.  The question is often posed in two parts:  whether (i) the establishment of a Mechanic’s Lien can prime the lien priority of subsequent construction advances secured by a recorded, first-lien deed of trust on…

Real Estate Notes: Differing Investment Approaches

August 24, 2017

Over the past decade, fluctuations in the real estate market have driven many real estate investors to move to investing in notes. Real estate notes offer many benefits to those looking to reap the rewards of real estate investment while minimizing risk. The real estate investment and note sales attorneys at Rosenberg Martin Greenberg are…