Bankruptcy, Creditors’ Rights & Insolvency Litigation

With nearly 55 years of combined experience, WHP’s Bankruptcy, Creditors’ Rights & Insolvency Litigation attorneys are uniquely positioned to assist small to mid-sized businesses, secured lenders, court-appointed trustees and receivers, and individuals with issues that may arise in chapter 7 and 11 business bankruptcies; chapter 7, 11, and 13 individual bankruptcies, state court insolvency proceedings and receiverships, and out-of-court restructurings and negotiations. Whether formally in state or federal court, or in an out-of-court, pre-litigation position, our clients expect that we will provide clear, commonsense advice and guidance while developing the best strategy, stressing efficiency and cost-effectiveness without compromising on a solution that is in the client’s best interests.

Clients can rely upon the expertise, thoroughly reasoned and no-nonsense advice, and representation by those professionals in WHP’s Bankruptcy, Creditors’ Rights & Insolvency Litigation practice to provide assistance within the following areas, among others:

  • Pre-Bankruptcy Analysis, Negotiation, and Financial Restructuring
  • Loan Modifications and Workouts
  • Bankruptcy Preparation and Filing, including Involuntary Bankruptcy Filings
  • Debtor-in-Possession Financing
  • Asset Valuations and Section 363 Asset Sales
  • Preference, Avoidance and Recovery Actions, including Fraudulent Transfers
  • Chapter 11 Plan Confirmation Issues and Challenges
  • Objections to Claims
  • Nondischargeability Actions
  • Equitable Subordination Claims
  • Director and Officer Liability and Successor Liability Claims

Additionally, WHP’s Bankruptcy, Creditors’ Rights & Insolvency Litigation practice is structured to provide full service to clients with respect to:

  • Commercial and Residential Foreclosure Actions
  • Receivership Actions
  • UCC Article 9 Asset Sales and Liquidations
  • Judgment Enforcement