KURT A. PETERSON - SHAREHOLDER
2800 North Central Avenue
Phoenix, Arizona 85004
Business Formation and Transactions
Commercial Landlord Tenant Law
Business and Financial Restructuring
University of Iowa, J.D., with distinction,1987
Articles Editor, Journal of Corporation Law,1986-87
University of Iowa, B.B.A., Accounting, 1984
Kurt A. Peterson has practiced in the areas of commercial finance, real estate and general business law for nearly 30 years. His practice is concentrated in commercial and corporate transactions, including complex real estate transactions involving all aspects of acquisition, finance, development, leasing, operation and disposition of commercial, retail, residential, multi‐family and agricultural property.
Kurt has a broad commercial banking and finance practice, in which he advises banks and other institutional and private lenders on transaction structuring, loan documentation, due diligence assistance, participations, creditors’ rights, workouts, foreclosures, collections, sale of REO property and regulatory matters. He 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.
Kurt also has a diverse general business practice that includes structuring, negotiating and documenting commercial contracts of all varieties and corporate planning, formation and governance; asset protection and risk management; stock and asset sales and acquisitions; corporate dissolutions; and counseling companies on day‐to‐day operational and business matters for businesses of all sizes and types. As part of that general business practice, he regularly represents religious institutions and other nonprofit organizations with their unique and ever‐changing legal needs. Kurt also has years of experience representing farmers, ranchers, dairymen, lenders and other agricultural-related interests.
Farmers, Ranchers and Dairymen
Healthcare and Assisted Living
Real Estate Developers
Real Property Owners
Banking and Finance
Commercial Real Estate
Nonprofits and Churches
Risk Management Association, Member
Christian Legal Society, Member
Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© in the field of Real Estate Law in Phoenix, AZ, since 2018
AV-Rated by Martindale Hubbell®