Kaufman and Canoles

Credit Unions

Credit Unions

Credit UnionsGiven their structure and governance, credit unions have very specific legal needs. Kaufman & Canoles' Credit Union Team understands the credit union difference – member owned, not-for profit financial institutions that are governed by volunteer boards.

Who We Are

Given their structure and governance, credit unions have very specific legal needs. Kaufman & Canoles’ Credit Union Team understands the credit union difference – member owned, not-for profit financial institutions that are governed by volunteer boards. Our attorneys are familiar with all the state and federal statutes and regulations that must be followed in order to run a successful credit union. We use our knowledge and detail-oriented approach not only to help credit unions with commercial litigation and real estate transactions, but also with daily operations, regulatory compliance issues and human resources assistance. We not only understand a credit unions unique needs, we anticipate them.

What We Do

Kaufman & Canoles has a substantial credit union practice, serving as general counsel to credit unions, large and small. We regularly advise our clients on consumer compliance issues, NCUA requirements, and the rules governing credit union service organizations. We provide our credit union clients with the convenience and cost-effectiveness of obtaining comprehensive legal services from one law firm.

Areas of Concentration

  • Corporate Governance
  • Credit Union Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Credit Union Service Organizations
  • Labor & Employment
  • Litigation
  • Real Estate
  • Regulatory Compliance

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