Higier Allen & Lautin, PC’s bankruptcy section focuses its practice on creditor’s rights in bankruptcy courts around the country. Typical clients include banks, institutional lenders, landlords and commercial creditors.

In commercial bankruptcy cases (chapter 11 and chapter 7) the Firm regularly provides the following legal services

  • Protecting the lender’s rights in cash collateral disputes, relief from stay matters, disclosure statement and plan confirmation, dismissal and conversation matters
  • Adversary proceeding litigation, including defense of lender liability and protection of lien and related rights
  • Proofs of claim
  • Debtor-in-possession financing
  • Bankruptcy asset sales, and
  • Executory contract and lease assuming and rejection matters, among other services

In consumer bankruptcy cases (chapter 13 and chapter 7) the Firm regularly provides the following services

  • Plan litigation and negotiation matters to protect mortgagor’s rights
  • Relief from stay on homesteads and for evictions
  • Proofs of claim
  • Lien defense litigation
  • Objections to discharge, and
  • Lender defense litigation, including wrongful foreclosure and stay violation, among other services

The attorneys in the Firm’s bankruptcy section work quickly and precisely to protect their clients rights in the often unpredictable venue of bankruptcy court.