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Stuart Sugarman joined Hinman, Howard and Kattell in its New York City Office in 2010. Mr. Sugarman has 25 years of experience in banking, as both in-house counsel and as outside counsel, handling a wide variety of legal matters including regulatory, corporate, contracts, uniform commercial code, real estate and loan workout.
In addition, Mr. Sugarman has extensive experience handling claims review, on behalf of insurers, of complex insurance claims from financial institutions relating to professional liability insurance and fidelity bond coverage. His insurance practice inlcudes extensive experience in the handling of multi-million dollar insurance claims filed on behalf of insureds relating to professional liability insurance coverage.
Mr. Sugarman has also advised clients on various employment matters, negotiated employment and termination agreements, license agreements, commercial leases, the sale of real estate owned and has overseen compliance with the reporting requirements of a publicly traded company. He has managed the corporate matters of various banking institutions and their operating subsidiaries. Mr. Sugarman has represented banking institutions in matters with the FDIC, the OTS, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and the New York State Banking Department.