(818) 382-6200

Bankruptcy & Insolvency

A recognized leader in the area of insolvency and bankruptcy, the firm represents secured and unsecured creditors, debtors, financial institutions, asset-based lenders, bankruptcy and creditors” committees, bankruptcy trustees and purchasers of financially distressed businesses. The firm handles Chapter 11, Chapter 7, Chapter 9, and Chapter 13 bankruptcies, and all aspects of bankruptcy litigation, including the prosecution and defense of preference and fraudulent conveyance actions. Our attorneys provide legal counsel in insolvency alternatives to bankruptcy, including out-of-court workouts, assignments for the benefit of creditors, receiverships, and liquidations of partnerships and corporations.

Our services include structuring the purchase or sale of assets to or from financially distressed businesses and negotiating informal workouts with creditors. We advise clients on attachment and perfection of security interests; repossession of, or foreclosure upon, real or personal property collateral; and analyzing commercial transactions in an effort to minimize the impact of a bankruptcy by another party to the transaction.

The firm’s extensive involvement with insolvency cases provides a unique perspective on the inner workings of multiple businesses and industries. We maximize this valuable insight by proactively responding to the challenges and issues our clients face in today’s competitive market.