Gebhardt & Smith’s bankruptcy and creditors’ rights attorneys represent banking and other financial institutions, funds, and other business clients in connection with loan workouts, bankruptcies and commercial collection matters. We have one of the more experienced and versatile bankruptcy and creditor's rights practices in the region with attorneys admitted and practicing in Maryland, Delaware, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and the District of Columbia. Our attorneys regularly appear in federal and state courts across the country. Our expertise spans the spectrum of bankruptcy and creditors’ rights matters, from complex bankruptcy and insolvency litigation, to restructuring distressed commercial facilities, to liquidation of assets and other recovery activities.
Our bankruptcy experience includes debtor-in-possession financing, cash collateral litigation, bankruptcy auctions and other sales, plan confirmation proceedings and litigation of adversary proceedings for financial institutions, lenders in syndicated and participated facilities, private funds, special servicers, equipment lessors, landlords, contract counterparties and suppliers, sureties, trusts, and quasi-governmental entities.
In addition to Gebhardt & Smith’s bankruptcy expertise, the firm’s litigation experience enables us to aggressively pursue recovery in state and federal courts. We have litigated thousands of matters to judgment and conducted a like number of foreclosure sales and liquidations of business property and equipment. This litigation experience is complimented by the firm’s transactional expertise.