Barbara M. Yadley is a partner in Holland & Knight's Tampa office.
She represents companies as well as banks and other financial institutions in
all aspects of commercial lending transactions, including the areas of
commercial asset based lending, cash flow lending, and commercial real estate
finance. Ms. Yadley has particular experience in matters involving the Uniform
Commercial Code, mortgage law, title insurance, Florida loan transaction taxes,
loan syndications and participations, intercreditor and subordination
arrangements, synthetic leases and project finance, healthcare facilities,
mortgage warehousing, letters of credit and banker's acceptances, complex
interest rate structures, inventory and accounts financing, vehicle floor plans,
workout agreements, usury, commercial lending forms review, and borrower's
Ms. Yadley was an attorney in the Washington, D.C., office of the U.S.
Comptroller of the Currency, the regulator of national banks, prior to joining
Holland & Knight. Among other things, she was involved in forming the
Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council and drafted and interpreted
numerous banking regulations.
Ms. Yadley is chairman of the Opinions Committee for the Real Estate Section
of Holland & Knight, which oversees the preparation of third-party legal
opinions and is responsible for approving them prior to issuance by the firm.