Banks & Credit Unions


Fillmore Riley has deep roots serving the banking sector spanning back more than 100 years. Our experience in banking and financial law and regulatory regimes is unparalleled. Our clients tell us that what sets us apart from other firms is how closely we connect with their legal requirements and how well we understand the sector. Fillmore Riley has an outstanding track record of delivering both straightforward and complex legal services to banks and credit unions.

Our multidisciplinary team provides a comprehensive range of legal services to banks and credit unions, including mergers and acquisitions, financial regulation, corporate governance, corporate and employment law, dispute resolution and privacy legislation.

We also have a wealth of experience delivering time-sensitive counsel on technology and systems security, fraud and insurance mitigation and crisis management. We have also assisted in respect of issues involving IT procurement agreements, immigration issues and filing for and protecting intellectual property.

We have bench strength in all matters relating to mortgage enforcement, including bankruptcy, insolvency, farm debt legislation, tenancy issues, collections, insurance claims, evictions, mortgage defence work, as well as all aspects of the mortgage sale and foreclosure proceeding process, including sales by power of sale.