Doug Rake

Doug is a founding shareholder, Vice President and Secretary of the firm. He has 28 years experience in representing SBA lenders, commercial lenders, independent community banks and their owners.
Doug is a founding shareholder, Vice President and Secretary of Haynie Rake & Repass.  He has 28 years experience in representing SBA lenders, commercial lenders, independent community banks and their owners.

PRACTICE AREAS

  • Commercial Lending
  • SBA 7(a) and 504 Lending
  • Asset Management, Loan Workouts, Restructuring, Collections and Foreclosures
  • Commercial Real Estate Leases, Sales and Acquisitions
  • Corporate Governance

EXPERIENCE

  • Representation of commercial mortgage lenders and community banks in the structuring and documentation of loans including SBA 7(a), 504 loans and commercial loans
  • Counsel to  commercial mortgage lenders and community banks as both buyers and sellers in commercial real estate transactions
  • Counsel to commercial mortgage lenders and community banks in loan workouts, collections, and foreclosures
  • Counsel to commercial mortgage lenders and community banks in general corporate matters
  • Counsel to individuals and groups in certain specialized personal injury and wrongful death actions

PUBLICATIONS AND SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

  • “Disclosures in Commercial Real Estate Transactions” (October, 1990)
  • “Executive Bailouts: Will Golden Parachutes Fill the American Business Skies?” (Texas Tech Law Review, 1983)

RECOGNITION

  • Texas Tech Law Review

EDUCATION

  • University of Texas at Arlington, B.B.A. with Highest Honors - 1981
  • Texas Tech School of Law, First in class of 216, J.D. Summa Cum Laude - 1984