With attorneys and staff worldwide, Bryan Cave attorneys often make the news. Sometimes media mentions highlight the firm’s involvement with notable clients, sometimes the individual accomplishments of attorneys and staff. Recent media mentions of attorneys in Bryan Cave’s financial institutions practice include:
McAlpin in Atlanta Business Chronicle
Atlanta Partner Jim McAlpin was highlighted, with photo, April 30 in the Atlanta Business Chronicle’s “Power 50” – the publication’s annual list of the region’s key business leaders. The list includes top managers, directors, CEOs and corporate heads from companies across Atlanta. McAlpin was recognized for his comprehensive experience in corporate and business law.
Moeling in American Banker, Journal-Constitution, US Banker
Atlanta Partner Walt Moeling was quoted April 29 in American Banker on the U.S. Treasury Department’s decision to allow two banks to convert preferred shares into common equity at a steep discount rather than allow those banks to fail. He was quoted April 28 by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution concerning the fact that federal authorities have opened criminal investigations into a number of bank failures in northern Georgia. Moeling was quoted April 14 by American Banker on how savvy investors who bought failed banks’ assets from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. for pennies on the dollar have recovered their money many times over. He also was quoted in the May edition of US Banker on the difficult time community banks have had finding the support they need to regain their financial footing and start making loans again.