John Lopes doesn’t just provide banking services to attorneys and law firms; he changes the very ways that legal financing is done. When attorneys and law firms want to use capital to grow and seek new opportunities in creative ways, they turn to him. 
Mr. Lopes, who is based in New York, has more than 20 years of experience in the industry and has set the bar for helping boutique, mid-size and national firms access the markets and leverage opportunities. He understands the business pressures facing firms both today and, in the future, and he positions them to respond in ways that leave them financially stronger than before.   
Before joining Western Alliance Bank, he worked at Esquire Bank. Mr. Lopes earned a business degree from the University of Phoenix and a Financial Market Certificate from Yale University. 

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Western Alliance Bank

With more than $65 billion in assets, Western Alliance Bancorporation is one of the country’s top-performing banking companies. Its primary subsidiary, Western Alliance Bank, Member FDIC, offers a full spectrum of tailored solutions and outstanding service delivered by banking and mortgage experts who put customers first. Major accolades include being ranked #1 top-performing large bank with assets greater than $50 billion in 2021 by both American Banker and Bank Director. Serving clients across the country wherever business happens, Western Alliance Bank operates individual, full-service banking and financial brands and has offices in key markets nationwide.