Bill Taibl has experience in nearly all areas of financial institution representation and in a wide variety of real estate related matters. He provides counsel on law and regulatory compliance issues related to consumer and operational matters, including Truth in Lending, RESPA and ECOA, required Board policies, branching activities, new product development and subsidiary transactions. He has handled major troubled loan workouts in Wisconsin and around the country. He has been involved in a wide variety of real estate sales and purchase transactions and commercial lease transactions. He regularly works with land development agreements, zoning and land use issues and Tax Incremental Financing District development projects.
He has authored chapters in legal publications on real estate financing and the Federal Regulations affecting real estate financing. He has served as chairman of the Wisconsin League of Financial Institutions Legal Clinic from 1983 to 1997 and chaired the League’s Attorneys Committee from 1984 to 1997. He has also acted as the program coordinator for the Wisconsin Bankers Association legal clinics from 1999-2004.
He is a member of the Milwaukee (Member, Board of Directors, 1980-83) and American (Banking Law Committee) Bar Associations, the State Bar of Wisconsin and the American College of Mortgage Attorneys.
Bill was named the Best Lawyers® Financial Services Regulation Law "Lawyer of the Year" in Milwaukee (2016) and the Best Lawyers® Banking and Finance Law "Lawyer of the Year" in Milwaukee (2014). In addition, he is listed in The Best Lawyers in America© in Banking and Finance Law (2008-2022) and Financial Services Regulation Law (2011-2022). He was included on the Wisconsin Super Lawyers® list (2006-2015).