Person Photo
Person Photo

Andrew Folkerth

Partner

555 17th Street, Suite 3200, Denver, CO 80202
6380 South Fiddlers Green Circle, Suite 500, Greenwood Village, CO 80111

Experienced Real Estate and Lending Attorney: For over 29 years, Andy Folkerth’s clients trust him to complete a diverse array of real estate, lending, and development transactions. 

His clients also rely upon him for day-to-day counsel on how to mitigate risk and avoid litigation. Andy is often seen as a “member of the team,” as he builds multi-year client relationships.

Successfully Completing Loan Transactions: Andy works closely with banks and other financial institutions of all sizes to efficiently and effectively close their loan transactions. He works within each client’s lending procedures and processes. 

He has completed loans of all sizes and complexities, including construction loans, acquisition loans, ground leasehold financings, mezzanine financings, and loan syndications and participations.

Acts as Local Counsel. Andy provides support to attorneys outside of Colorado, whether they are looking for a team member in a sophisticated multistate transaction or in need of a legal opinion.

Experience

Lending Transactions

Andy has extensive experience helping banks, life insurance companies, developers, and financial institutions, complete a wide array of lending transactions. Representative transactions include: 

  • Real estate loans
  • Construction loans
  • Acquisition loans
  • Ground leasehold financings
  • Mezzanine financings
  • Loan syndications and participations
  • Low-income housing tax credit financing
  • Tax-exempt bond financing for affordable housing
Resolving Distressed Loans

When loans and properties get into trouble and become “special assets,” Andy helps determine the optimal way to resolve these problems, including:

  • Workouts
  • Receiverships
  • Foreclosures
Acquisition & Sale of Property 

Andy represents both buyers and sellers throughout the entire deal process: from drafting the letter of intent, negotiating deal terms in purchase and sale agreements, conducting due diligence, all the way through the final closing of the transaction. 
Helps complete the following types of commercial transaction:

  • Office 
  • Retail
  • Warehouse
  • Resort
  • Multi-use 
  • Hotel properties

Education

Bar Admissions

Recognition

  • The Best Lawyers in America©, Real Estate Law, 2006-2018
  • Colorado Super Lawyers®, Real Estate, 2009-2018

Professional and Civic Affiliations

  • Denver/Colorado Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Ohio State Bar Association, Member
DISCLAIMER

Unless you are a current client of Holland & Hart LLP, please do not send any confidential information by email. If you are not a current client and send an email to an individual at Holland & Hart LLP, you acknowledge that we have no obligation to maintain the confidentiality of any information you submit to us, unless we have already agreed to represent you or we later agree to do so. Thus, we may represent a party adverse to you, even if the information you submit to us could be used against you in a matter, and even if you submitted it in a good faith effort to retain us.