First American Equipment Finance

A City National Bank Company

City National Bank clients have access to the unmatched service of First American Equipment Finance.


Take advantage of First American's 20+ years of equipment finance expertise. You can count on us for simple and innovative financing solutions for your equipment acquisitions – coupled with the same highly personal service that you have come to expect from City National Bank.

Focused on You

First American has satisfied clients in all 50 states.

Whether you require a complete project — combining products and services from multiple vendors and service providers on a single equipment lease — or a straightforward equipment acquisition, we are committed to exceeding all of your expectations.

Competitive Rates  Full Cost Disclosure Upfront No Hidden Fees — Ever.

Service with Purpose

You will never find "call centers" as part of our service model. As a client, you recieve a
dedicated, industry-focused Project Manager who knows your company, your project and your challenges.

Project Managers

This professional works with you to understand your needs and preferences as he or she provides you with personal, direct service. Your Project Manager takes personal ownership in driving growth and success for your business. It is a big job – but that sense of purpose is critical to realize our vision to be the best company to work with and the best company to work for.

    Transparency Through Technology

            Welcome to a technology-driven financing experience that provides unparalleled
            convenience. Clients like you enjoy technology designed to simplify the equipment
            financing process, including transparent 24/7 access through CustomerConnect.
            These exclusive and powerful tools save you valuable time. That is why First
            American’s client loyalty percentages far surpass our peers in the equipment
            finance industry.

Here's How

  We understand you have questions. We are available for in-person meetings, questions and virtual presentations, all on your schedule and right from your desk.  
On-Demand Video Conferencing
  First American pioneered digital signatures in the equipment finance industry, allowing you to execute project documents with our secure DocuSign® platform.  
E-Signature Technology
  We see your business as it is: original. That is why we built a lease management platform that is so unique and customizable that it is just as original as you are.  
Project Management