H. Chandler Combest

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  • One Federal Place
    1819 Fifth Avenue North
    Birmingham, AL 35203
  • RSA Dexter Avenue Building
    445 Dexter Avenue
    Suite 9075
    Montgomery, AL 36104
P: 334.956.7631
F: 334.956.7831
Secretary:
P: 205.521.8606
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H. Chandler Combest

Associate
Chandler practices in the firm’s Banking and Financial Services practice group where he regularly represents financial institutions and corporate clients in a variety of business, financing and regulatory matters. Chandler’s practice has been focused on financing transactions involving tax credits, particularly federal and state low income housing, historic and new markets tax credits. He also has significant experience in real estate transactions and a variety of commercial lending matters, including mortgage warehouse lending and sales of distressed assets. While at law school at the University of Alabama School of Law, Chandler served as the Acquisitions Editor of the Alabama Law Review.

Experience

  • Over 30 transactions involving federal and state low income housing, historic and new markets tax credits representing equity investors, lenders, credit support providers and developers.
  • Experience in state and federal regulatory compliance issues facing banks and financial services companies in connection with consumer lending operations.
  • Advises financial institutions and investors on real estate and corporate loan transactions involving origination and structuring, syndication and participation matters.
  • Extensive experience in assisting companies in performing internal risk assessments and regulatory compliance reviews, with a particular focus on state and federal banking, mortgage servicing and real estate regulations in relation to multi-state lending operations.
  • Regularly works with legal and business managers to develop, expand and improve compliance procedures regarding state and federal laws and regulations.