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Introducing BCLP and Barry Hester

April 9, 2018

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Robert Klingler

Introducing BCLP and Barry Hester

April 9, 2018

by: Robert Klingler

Jonathan and I discuss two major deals for our us: the formation of Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (BCLP) and the return or Barry Hester in this latest episode of The Bank Account.

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP is the result of the mergers of historically U.S.-based Bryan Cave LLP and historically U.K.-based Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP.  As a truly global firm with over 1,600 lawyers operating literally around the clock, we believe Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner is well positioned to serve

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BankBryanCave Version 2.0

February 23, 2017

Authors

Robert Klingler

BankBryanCave Version 2.0

February 23, 2017

by: Robert Klingler

Brickman Cleans Up!Over the last several weeks, we’ve updated the BankBryanCave.com site to a new design, new hosting service and new e-mail subscription service.  The updates have been long overdue, and should help us continue to provide interesting and useful content.  As expected, the site redesign also engendered lots of internal conversation and renewed interest in the platform.  Accordingly, I hope that the next weeks and months will continue to provide new voices and new perspectives on issues affecting

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Regulatory Lawyer Selected as Firm Chair-Elect

December 18, 2013

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Bryan Cave

Regulatory Lawyer Selected as Firm Chair-Elect

December 18, 2013

by: Bryan Cave

We are pleased to announce that Bryan Cave LLP has completed the process of naming a successor to Don Lents as Chair of the Firm.  Therese (“Terry”) Pritchard will serve as Chair-Elect until the completion of Don’s term on September 30, 2014.  Don will continue to serve as Chair of the Firm during that time, working closely with Terry in order to assure a smooth and effective transition.

Our community banking lawyers are pleased to have someone with an extensive regulatory background, including bank regulatory experience, as our incoming chair.  Terry joined the firm in 1999, resident in the Washington

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Bryan Cave Named 2012 BTI Brand Elite Law Firm

June 28, 2012

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Bryan Cave

Bryan Cave Named 2012 BTI Brand Elite Law Firm

June 28, 2012

by: Bryan Cave

Bryan Cave LLP has been recognized as having one of the strongest brands in the legal marketplace, according to a recent study by BTI Consulting Group. The study, “The BTI Brand Elite: Client Perceptions of the Best-Branded Law Firms 2012,” ranked Bryan Cave among the top 18 law firms by reputation and brand perception.

BTI’s annual analysis measures top-of-mind recognition of nearly 400 law firms based on unbiased, unprompted, direct feedback from more than 500 individual interviews with in-house counsel at the world’s largest organizations. During the course of one-on-one, in-depth interviews with decision-makers at top-spending companies conducted between

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Bryan Cave Ranks 6th in Thomson Reuters 2011 M&A Results

March 23, 2012

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Bryan Cave

Bryan Cave Ranks 6th in Thomson Reuters 2011 M&A Results

March 23, 2012

by: Bryan Cave

As part of an international law firm, the attorneys practicing in Bryan Cave’s financial institutions practice also have the advantages of an extremely deep bench in completing all types of merger and acquisition transactions.  Bryan Cave is ranked among the top legal advisers for M&A work involving a U.S. target for 2011, according to recently released data by Thomson Reuters.

The firm is ranked sixth based on the number of transactions completed involving a U.S. target, with 101 completed transactions during the year. Additionally, the firm ranks 22nd for completed transactions worldwide with 116 deals closed.

Thomson Reuters, recognized as

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Four New Partners Join Bryan Cave’s Charlotte Office

March 1, 2012

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Bryan Cave

Four New Partners Join Bryan Cave’s Charlotte Office

March 1, 2012

by: Bryan Cave

The international law firm Bryan Cave LLP welcomes Partners Chris Kupec, Rick Brown, Mark Vasco and Ben Sidbury to its Charlotte office. Kupec and Brown will practice with the firm’s Banking Group; Vasco will practice with the firm’s Commercial Litigation Group; and Sidbury will practice with the firm’s Intellectual Property Group.

“We are excited to be expanding the Charlotte office’s capability to serve our clients needs in banking, intellectual property and commercial litigation and look forward to working with Chris, Rick, Mark and Ben,” said Keith Dunsmore, Charlotte managing partner.

Kupec focuses his practice on middle market lending transactions involving

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Bryan Cave Elects Klingler and Civins to Partnership

January 3, 2012

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Bryan Cave

Bryan Cave Elects Klingler and Civins to Partnership

January 3, 2012

by: Bryan Cave

Effective January 1, 2012, Bryan Cave LLP elected 14 new lawyers to partnership in the firm. Bryan Cave’s strength and depth in advising community banks is further enhanced by the election of Rob Klingler and Kim Civins to the partnership.

Rob Klingler is in our Atlanta office and is a partner in our Financial Institutions group. Rob regularly counsels financial institutions, with an emphasis on regulatory compliance, mergers and acquisitions, and securities law issues. Rob has advised community banks, as well as their officers

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Bryan Cave Recognized for Outstanding Client Service

December 15, 2011

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Bryan Cave

Bryan Cave Recognized for Outstanding Client Service

December 15, 2011

by: Bryan Cave

Bryan Cave has been ranked number 2 out of approximately 650 law firms which serve Fortune 1000 companies, in BTI Consulting Group’s annual “Client Service A-Team.” BTI’s annual survey of law firm client service performance is designed to identify and recognize those firms which deliver best-in-class service. This marks the 4th consecutive year in which Bryan Cave has been included in the top 30 firms in the survey. “The results of this independent survey are a very important confirmation of our emphasis on client relationships and service,” said Don Lents, Chair of Bryan Cave LLP.  To

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Bryan Cave LLP Combines With Holme Roberts & Owen LLP

December 6, 2011

Authors

Bryan Cave

Bryan Cave LLP Combines With Holme Roberts & Owen LLP

December 6, 2011

by: Bryan Cave

The international law firm Bryan Cave LLP and 113-year-old, Denver-based Holme Roberts & Owen LLP (HRO) will combine their practices effective Jan. 1, 2012, following a recent vote by the partners of both firms. Globally, the firm will continue to be known as Bryan Cave LLP. The combination will add exceptional legal capabilities in energy, natural resources and sports law to Bryan Cave’s international resources while expanding the firm’s worldwide presence into the Rocky Mountain region and adding significant new depth and experience in California.

The combined law firm will have more than 1,100 attorneys in over 30 law and

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Announcing Bryan Cave's new Retail Banking Team

June 1, 2010

Authors

Robert Klingler

Announcing Bryan Cave's new Retail Banking Team

June 1, 2010

by: Robert Klingler

Drawing from diverse legal disciplines, we have formed a client team with a focus on retail banking compliance and contractual matters.  Whatever day-to-day legal assistance you need in your retail banking area, we can provide prompt and accurate guidance.

We have many years of experience in all of the federal consumer banking regulation, and every day we work to stay current with the constantly changing regulatory environment.  We will help you avoid the regulatory minefields.  Our Retail Banking Team can assist your bank in all of the following areas:

  • Deposit account agreement reviews;
  • Deposit advertisement reviews;
  • Overdraft policies and
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