James Ricchiuti concentrates his practice in the area of commercial finance with a focus on asset based and cash flow financing, syndicated loans and participations, acquisition financing, aircraft, and lease financing. He primarily represents national and regional banks, commercial finance companies, equity sponsors, and other institutional lenders. He counsels clients on structuring secured lending transactions, settlements, loan restructures, and workouts, as well as acquisitions and due diligence.
Prior to joining Blank Rome, James served as Vice President and Chief Legal Counsel for Entrepreneur Growth Capital LLC and Credit Cash, LLC, where he provided all aspects of legal counsel and documentation for independently owned commercial finance companies.
Prior to that role, he was Vice President, Assistant General Counsel, and Assistant Secretary for FINOVA Capital Corporation, where he supported various lines of business, including commercial finance, equipment finance, franchise finance, and business credit.
Prior to that role, he was Counsel for Heller Financial, Inc., where he supported the trade finance, factoring, and business credit lines of business.