James F. Bauerle has completed numerous complex financings, acquisitions, joint ventures, and strategic alliances, particularly in the financial services and healthcare industries. Mr. Bauerle also has significant experience in real estate and real estate financing matters, having represented nationally known lenders, developers, landlords and business tenants. Mr. Bauerle has lectured before financial services industry and professional groups on issues ranging from anti-takeover measures to product profitability to the effective uses of capital. He regularly contributes articles to regional and national publications. Mr. Bauerle has also served as an executive officer and director of publicly traded and privately held financial services companies. Mr. Bauerle received the B.A. degree from Oberlin College and his J.D. degree from Cornell University School of Law.