Charles Otten


Morgan Pottinger McGarvey
401 South Fourth Street
Suite 1200
Louisville, KY 40202

Tel: 502-560-6720


Charlie Otten is diligent in his approach and understands the importance of strong client service. Charlie supports several of the firm’s practice areas, including banking and finance law, business law and litigation, and real estate law.

Charlie’s banking law experience ranges from loan document negotiation to enforcement and collection, specifically negotiation of deposit account control agreements, financial restructuring and bankruptcy, and foreclosure.

He graduated from the University of Kentucky College of Law and completed his undergraduate degree at the University of South Carolina.

Prior to joining the firm, Charlie interned for the Honorable Leon W. Tucker of the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas and the Philadelphia City Solicitor.

Morgan Pottinger McGarvey’s attorneys represent banks and other financial institutions throughout Indiana and Kentucky in banking and finance law matters. We are committed to finding cost-effective solutions for our clients’ financial needs.

We are a leading banking law and finance law firm with four decades of experience. We successfully combine this knowledge with our commitment to personal service and a dedication to resolve matters quickly and effectively. The work we do in the banking and finance law arena has earned us the respect of our clients, peers, adversaries and the business community.

Our clients include commercial lenders, mortgage lenders and leasing companies. In addition to providing representation for banks, we also represent automobile manufacturers and dealers, retailers and finance companies.

Whether serving a national bank, a small savings and loan, or a unique finance company, we customize solutions to achieve success.

Morgan Pottinger McGarvey is a law firm representing large and small financial institutions, businesses and individual clients throughout Kentucky and Indiana. Our practice areas include banking and finance law, commercial litigation, real estate law, tax and administrative law, personal injury, family law, employment law and trust and estates.

Our firm has represented banks and financial institutions for nearly 50 years. We offer a full range of corporate counsel services for small and medium businesses, lenders, banks and financial companies that do not have in-house counsel.

MPM offers a wealth of experience and is equipped to handle your legal needs in a cost-effective manner. We focus on quality representation and providing value to our clients.