Bankruptcy and Creditors’ Rights


Included in this practice

Creditors’ Claims, Defensive Preference Claims

Lawyers in this practice

James M. Cornelius, Jr.

Stephen A. McSween

Cheryl Gilley Rice

The firm represents individuals, financial institutions and companies of all sizes, and providing to them a complete range of debt collection, bankruptcy and workout services. Our experience ranges from simple debt collection lawsuits in state courts to the handling of complex contested matters and adversary proceedings in bankruptcy court. The firm routinely assists financial institutions and others with contract enforcement, collateral repossession matters and enforcement of liens and judgments, and frequently defends individuals and companies from fraudulent transfer and preferential transfer claims asserted by bankruptcy trustees and debtors in possession in Chapter 7 and Chapter 11 proceedings. Our bankruptcy attorneys also have a great deal of experience handling automatic stay and adequate protection issues in bankruptcy cases, as well as plan confirmation issues in Chapter 12 and Chapter 13 proceedings.