Bankruptcy & Creditor’s Rights

Our Bankruptcy and Creditor’s Rights department represents secured and unsecured creditors and other non-debtor parties in bankruptcy and commercial contract and collection cases.


  • Collection of deficiency judgments, workouts, commercial loan and credit restructuring
  • Recovery and disposition of collateral and leased property
  • Creation, protection and enforcement of Uniform Commercial Code security interests
  • Equipment leasing transaction creation and litigation
  • Defending bankruptcy preference and other avoidance actions
  • Contesting lien stripping and lien avoidance proceedings
  • Litigation of claim objections
  • Motions for relief from stay
  • Bringing and defending actions for assumption, assignment or rejection of executory contracts and unexpired leases
  • Negotiation of cash collateral orders and plan confirmation
  • Bankruptcy process navigation
    • Business relations with bankrupt debtors
    • Avoidance of automatic stay violations
    • Filing claims to maximize recovery
  • Business relationship structuring to minimize credit risk, business risk and bankruptcy preference exposure

Firm Qualifications

Our Bankruptcy litigation practice covers all aspects of bankruptcy. Our firm’s relationship with the trucking and transportation industry provides our attorneys with singular insight into the peculiarities of transportation law and practice. As a result of this relationship, our attorneys are able to provide advice based on our understanding of the client’s business. We have attorneys licensed in state, federal and bankruptcy courts and our attorneys regularly appear through local counsel in other jurisdictions.