Cantey Hanger has been an active part of the Texas banking community for more than 70 years.

In the highly-regulated, ever-changing industry of banking, it is imperative that key advisors bring a high degree of experience and expertise to the table. Cantey Hanger’s attorneys have both historical perspective and a clear understanding of the current environment, enabling them to provide banking clients with relevant, effective legal strategies and tactics.

Our firm has long been regarded as leaders in the field of banking law. In fact, a Cantey Hanger partner was instrumental in founding the Texas Association of Bank Council, the principal organization in the state for continuing legal education in this complex field.

The attorneys within Cantey Hanger’s Banking practice are seasoned professionals with proven legal skills, complemented by their business and financial backgrounds. Our attorneys draw upon a wealth of experience and diverse backgrounds. The Banking practice often collaborates with our colleagues within the firm’s business law, litigation, taxation and public/regulatory practices to address related legal issues for our banking clients. Cantey Hanger has significant practice experience in a wide variety of banking industry matters including:

  • Bank Formations/Consolidations
  • Banking and Finance Litigation
  • Bankruptcy/Reorganizations
  • Creditors’ Rights
  • Federal and State Banking Regulations
  • Foreclosures
  • International Banking Matters
  • Negotiation and Documentation of Loan Facilities
  • Negotiation and Documentation of Loan Restructures & Renewals
  • Public Finance
  • State & Municipal Bonds
  • Venture Capital Matters

Our clients include banks and financial institutions of all sizes, from small, family-owned local banks to multi-national banking institutions. Cantey Hanger represents lenders, borrowers, commercial banks and holding companies. The firm is registered in the Bond Buyer’s “Red Book.”