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Brad Herring

Rocky Mount, NC t: 252.972.7081
Raleigh, NC t: 919.783.2936

Brad represents financial institutions in all types of commercial lending transactions, and he represents public and privately owned entities and individuals involved in leasing, buying, selling, or developing commercial real estate.

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Brad’s practice focuses on commercial finance, banking law, business law, and commercial real estate, including 1031 transactions, purchases, sales, financing, and leasing.

Areas of Focus

+Real Estate Development

  • Representation of financial institutions in all types of commercial loan transactions, including real estate, acquisition and development, construction, tax credit, and asset-based financing.
  • Representation of buyers and sellers of commercial real estate.
  • Representation of commercial landlords and tenants in office and retail lease negotiations.
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+Creditors’ Rights & Bankruptcy

  • Representation of financial institutions in loan workouts, restructures, and related creditors’ rights matters.
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+Financial Services

  • Representation of business clients on a variety of corporate and general business and finance matters, including securitized and non-recourse permanent financing, purchases and sales of businesses, and contract negotiations.
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Wake Forest University School of Law, J.D., 1989

University of North Carolina, B.A., 1986

+Notable Accomplishments

Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America®  (Banking & Finance Law) 2023, (Financial Services Regulation Law) 2023

Recognized as a Leading Attorney by Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business (Banking & Finance) 2014 – 2018

+Professional & Community Activities

North Carolina Bar Association, Business Law and Real Property Sections

Seventh Judicial District Bar Association

Nash-Edgecombe Bar Association

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