Kurt Peterson Joins Engelman Berger as Partner

We are excited to announce the addition of Kurt Peterson as partner in our growing firm. Kurt is our 13th attorney and will focus his practice in commercial finance, real estate and general business law, concentrating on commercial and corporate transactions, including complex real estate transactions and the acquisition, development,leasing,operation and disposition of commercial, retail, residential, multi-family and agricultural property.

Firm co-founder and shareholder Steven Berger, states,“Our clients will appreciate his depth of knowledge and experience.” Kurt Peterson is an AV® PreeminentTM rated attorney, the highest professional designation awarded by Martindale-Hubbell.

Kurt has represented both lenders and borrowers in a wide range of lending transactions, including acquisition and development loans, construction loans, permanent loans, mezzanine financing, equipment financing and leasing, agricultural loans, asset-based loans, SBA loans and affordable housing projects, as well as workouts and foreclosures. He also has a wide-ranging general business practice that includes structuring, negotiating and documenting commercial contracts of all types and sizes; corporate planning, formation, governance and risk management; stock and asset sales and acquisitions; corporate dissolutions; and counseling companies on day-to-day operational and business matters.

We welcome Kurt to Engelman Berger!