F. B. Webster Day

F. B. Webster Day

Chair, Banking and Finance


  • Bond Counsel
  • Commercial Lending
  • Banking & Finance Law
  • Construction Law

WSG Practice Industries


Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC
Virginia, U.S.A.

WSG Leadership

WSG Coronavirus Task Force Group
Mr. Day's primary areas of practice are commercial and public finance and commercial transactions.

Bar Admissions


  • Virginia State Bar


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

Banking & Finance Law | Bond Counsel | Commercial Lending | Construction Law | Corporate & Business Law | Public & Project Finance | Public Finance | Real Estate | Tax Credits | Technology

Professional Career

Significant Accomplishments

  • 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