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Banking, Bankruptcy & Creditors Rights Litigation

Cline Williams lawyers represent clients including commercial lenders, insurance companies, equipment financiers, suppliers, and health care providers in connection with a broad range of creditor matters, including:

  • Enforcement of loan instruments for commercial, real estate and agricultural loans
  • Negotiation, documentation, and enforcement of debtor-creditor restructuring arrangements
  • Representation of creditors, post-petition lenders, equity security holders, and creditor committees in commercial reorganizations and family farmer reorganizations
  • Representation of creditor interests in adversary proceedings and contested matters in the bankruptcy courts, including preference actions, fraudulent conveyance actions and other avoidance actions, and relief from stay proceedings
  • Foreclosures, deed of trust enforcement actions, receiverships, replevin actions, and disposition of collateral under the Uniform Commercial Code
  • Defense of lender liability actions
  • Bank bond and insurance coverage disputes
  • Representation of financial institutions before state and federal regulatory agencies.
  • Representation of institutions, officers, and employees in investigations, federal banking removal proceedings, and white collar criminal cases 

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