Blue Bell, PA v.+1.267.419.1507
Business Transactions & Commercial Finance
Bob is a shareholder in the Firm. After two years in private practice, Bob joined American Life Insurance Company, becoming General Counsel in 1977. Prior to re-entering private practice in 1991, he spent 14 years with SCM Corporation and later by merger with Hanson PLC, a 15-billion dollar British based international conglomerate. During this period, responsibilities included serving as General Counsel for SmithCorona and Proctor-Silex, corporate counsel for several other Hanson companies, including Durkee Famous Foods, Farberware, Proctor & Schwartz and GST Auto Leather, serving as president of two Hanson Trucking subsidiaries and as Assistant General Counsel for Hanson’s U.S. operations with 238 subsidiaries and divisions.
Bob concentrates his practice in equipment leasing and finance, commercial collections, workouts, business law, joint ventures, partnerships, stock and asset acquisitions and divestitures, and commercial real estate. He also serves a wide range of clients in areas such as mediations, ethics, and shareholder/partnership issues.
Equipment Leasing and Finance
Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Temple University School of Law, JD 1972
Franklin and Marshall College, BA 1968
Pennsylvania Bar Association
Montgomery Bar Association
Bucks County Bar Association
Equipment Leasing Finance Association
PUBLICATIONS & PUBLIC SPEAKING
Interviewed and quoted by Equipment Leasing and Finance Magazine (June 2011) “Calm, Cool and Collected – New Approaches to Aging Debt” by Susan L. Hodges
Interviewed and quoted by Equipment Leasing & Finance Magazine (June 2012) “No Debt Left Behind” by Susan L. Hodges
Represented equipment leasing and finance companies and banks in thousands of commercial collection and workout matters; obtained and collected on judgments ranging from $10K up to $13.2M
Represented numerous buyers, sellers, tenants and landlords in commercial and industrial real estate transactions ranging from $50K to $36M.