Members of the Bankruptcy Group at Bonds Ellis Eppich Schafer Jones assist clients throughout the United States with a wide range of bankruptcy related and debtor/creditor issues. We have big firm experience, but practice in a boutique setting. We have built a legacy of working smart, helping our clients make better decisions as they navigate complex legal challenges and a changing business environment. We look at legal challenges practically, allowing us to provide our clients with cost efficient, creative and effective solutions.
Our nationwide services, coupled with a strong network of regional and global counsel, afford our clients essential legal guidance in our evolving global marketplace. We are comprised of well-respected attorneys known for their sound judgment who work efficiently and effectively to provide unvarnished and balanced legal counsel. Our attorneys are committed to the time-honored principles of accessibility and responsiveness.
In the last few years, a considerable amount of time has been spent on energy, healthcare and real estate-related bankruptcy cases. Our attorneys regularly represent banks, landlords, financial institutions, asset-based lenders, investors, insurance companies, creditors’ committees, debtors and Trustees to form and implement strategies through Chapter 11 reorganization cases, Chapter 7 liquidation cases, debt restructurings, loan workouts and liquidations. We also represents creditors and liquidating Trustees who have been sued or are suing for preferences and/or fraudulent transfers.
The Bankruptcy Group collaborates with other practice areas to ensure our clients receive a strategic approach to their legal challenges.
Banking & Financial Institutions
Our attorneys assist lenders and corporate borrowers in maneuvering through federal and state statutes for the preservation of security interests, debt restructuring and foreclosure of liens.
Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Securities
We help negotiate, draft and implement plans of reorganization a s well as counsel corporate clients on operating under the Bankruptcy Code.
Litigation/Alternative Dispute Resolution/Appellate
In addition to counseling clients in the areas of bankruptcy, workouts and restructuring, the firm handles commercial litigation in state and federal courts involving a variety of commercial issues. Our attorneys have substantial experience with the issues involved in enforcement of deeds of trust, enforcement of creditor rights and remedies, lender liability defense and judicial and non-judicial foreclosures