George E. Meinz

Of Counsel
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Direct: 320.202.5358

Support Staff

Emily Legatt
Direct: 320.202.5343

George Meinz focuses on commercial finance, consumer finance and regulation, loan servicing, banking regulation, payment systems, cybersecurity, and privacy regulation. George’s experience includes development and construction lending, secured lending and UCC Article 9, and a variety of banking regulations, including the Fair Credit Reporting Act, RESPA, Bank Secrecy Act, and various state and federal financial privacy laws.



  • Represented national loan servicer, including negotiation and preparation of servicing agreements and regulatory compliance
  • Represents lenders in a variety of renewable energy development projects, including ethanol, wind power, and biodiesel in Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, Indiana, Michigan, and Wisconsin
  • Represents lenders regarding the negotiation and documentation of loan participations and syndications, and management of multi-lender relationships
  • Assisted client with development of a fintech lending platform
  • Assisted clients with licensing documentation and filing
  • Represented a national lender in implementing a nationwide lending program
  • Represented national banking software company in the development of banking software platforms
  • Represented multiple clients regarding multistate data security breaches and related notifications
  • Represented financial institutions regarding consumer compliance, FCRA/FACTA, electronic banking, funds transfers, and privacy and data security matters
  • Represent motor vehicle retailers regarding consumer credit and compliance matters
  • Represented senior lenders in connection with the financing, workout, and ultimate foreclosure of an 88 MMGY ethanol facility in Indiana
  • Represented senior lenders in a $150 million revolving credit facility for national fuel company
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