F. B.  - Webster - Day

F. B. Webster Day

  • Member in Charge of Roanoke Office
  • Co-Chair, Banking and Finance Practice Group
Roanoke, Va.
540.512.1802 - office
540.354.8488 - mobile


  • University of Virginia, B.A. with high distinction, 1976
  • University of Virginia, J.D., 1979


  • Virginia State Bar
Mr. Day's primary areas of practice are commercial and public finance and commercial transactions.

Representative Experience

  • Representing lenders and borrowers in asset-based lending, revolving loan and term loan credit facilities
  • Serving as lender's counsel on real estate acquisition, development and construction loans for residential, commercial and industrial facilities
  • Counseling in working capital financings and restructuring of troubled loans secured by real and personal property
  • Representing buyers, sellers, lessors and lessees of commercial and industrial real estate
  • Negotiating, preparing and reviewing transactional and financing documents and performing due diligence in stock and asset acquisitions and dispositions
  • Serving as bond counsel to Virginia localities and authorities on tax-exempt and taxable bond issues
  • Serving as issuer and bond counsel on industrial development revenue bond financings
  • Serving as general counsel to industrial development authorities and water and sewer authorities
  • Preparing ordinances, resolutions, organization documents and service agreements in connection with the formation of regional water authorities
  • Negotiating and preparing incentive and performance agreements between localities and industrial or commercial prospects
  • Drafting corporate bylaws, minutes and resolutions, and advising corporate entities regarding governance matters

Professional Affiliations

  • Virginia Bar Association
  • Roanoke Bar Association
  • National Association of Bond Lawyers


  • Recognized by The Best Lawyers in America as "Lawyer of the Year" 2013 & 2017 (Roanoke, Va.) in Public Finance Law
  • Nominated by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America for Public Finance Law and Corporate Law

Community Affiliations

  • Roanoke City School Board, 1997 - 2000, 2001 - 2002
  • Chairman, Roanoke Regional Chamber of Commerce, 2015
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