Litigation Support

Mike Skowronek is also an experienced consulting/expert witness who has assisted in litigation matters involving financial institutions, bank and non-bank loan transactions and general business practices.  His varied and extensive banking career included positions as President and CEO, Director, Chief Credit Officer and Regional CEO of banks in the greater Houston area.  His banking experience includes lending, operations, regulatory issues, corporate governance and supervision.

In addition to his extensive banking experience, Mike has served as Supervisor of commercial banks for the Texas Department of Banking. Appointed by the Texas Commissioner of Banking, Mike monitors the activities of troubled state chartered banks.

Areas of Expertise Include the Following:

  • Financial Institutions
    • Lender Liability
    • Bank Operations
    • Prudent Loan Underwriting
    • Credit Quality Analysis
    • Internal Controls
    • Director and Officer Liability
    • Policies and Procedures
    • Allowance for Loan Losses
    • Mergers and Acquisitions
    • Problem Loan Administration
    • Fraud
    • Check Forgery and Check Fraud
    • Depository Disputes
  • Loan Transactions
    • Policies and Procedures
    • Prudent Loan Underwriting
    • Usury
    • Customary Lending Practices
    • Lender/Borrower Relations
    • Commercial, Construction, Real Estate and Consumer Loan Transactions
  • General Business Practices
    • Owner Disputes
    • Relations with Financial Institutions and Other Lenders