Bruce M. Bounds has extensive experience representing and advising financial institutions, including banks, non-bank lenders, and ancillary service providers such as loan servicers as well as collection agencies, in corporate and transactional matters, regulatory loan documentation, licensing and compliance and litigation. The range of services he offers include analysis and implementation of business formation, governance, and operations strategies; contract review, negotiation and drafting; analysis and structuring of loan and other business ventures; and representation of buyers or sellers and lenders and borrowers in merger, acquisition, sales and loan transactions. He is well versed in a wide range of financial matters, including federal and state regulatory compliance; examinations; compliance agreements; and customer rights and privacy. Mr. Bounds provides his clients with services tailored to meet their individual needs, based on their particular circumstances, in an accessible, cost-effective manner.
Mr. Bounds has a well-rounded background. During his legal career,he has practiced corporate and financial institution law “in-house” at a bank, several law firms, including large international firms, as well as mid-sized and boutique firms specializing in banking law.
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