Bennett Cohen – Cohen, Salk & Huvard, P.C.

Practice/Organization Description

I have concentrated my law practice in secured lending for over thirty years of practice. I regularly represents large and small banks, finance companies, insurance companies and other financial institutions in the structuring, documentation and closing of secured lending transactions, including asset-based loans, commercial loans, commercial real estate mortgage and construction loans, mezzanine loans, leveraged corporate acquisitions, letters of credit transactions, commercial equipment lease financing transactions and factoring transactions.

I served for fifteen years as general counsel to the Midwest Association of Secured Lenders, a trade association of over eighty banks and finance companies located in Chicago and outlying areas. I am a member of the American Bar Association and serves on the ABA Committee on Commercial Financial Services and the ABA Subcommittees on Secured Lending, Loan Documentation and the Uniform Commercial Code. I am also a member of the ABA Joint Task Force on Deposit Account Control Agreements, the ABA Model Intercreditor Task Force, and the ABA Joint Task Force on Filing Operations and Search Logic.

Bar Admissions

State of Oregon 1977

State of Illinois 1978

Education

B.A. and J.D. - University of Oregon.

Professional Associations & Memberships

American Bar Association

Contact

630 Dundee Road
Suite 120
Northbrook, Illinois 60062, United States


Areas of Practice
  • Finance & Banking
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