Practice Areas

Bankruptcy & Creditors Rights

Bankruptcies, foreclosures and loan workouts are often high-stakes matters for creditors. Carlsmith Ball attorneys understand the need to approach these situations with strategic thinking and manage the complex issues that can arise with both sophistication and creativity. We have delivered results for creditors by both protecting their rights and maximizing creditor value.

Our breadth of experience, and our geographic reach from Hawaii to the U.S. mainland, enables us to provide creditors with legal counsel touching diverse issues and areas of the law.

We represent national and state-chartered financial institutions, and we have experience enforcing claims, recovering collateral, and restructuring troubled loans in a wide range of circumstances and situations.

When it comes to the rights of creditors, we handle:

  • Enforcement of promissory notes and guaranties
  • Commercial and residential foreclosures
  • Negotiation and documentation related to loan workouts and restructurings
  • Representation of creditors in bankruptcy matters, including adversary proceedings and asset sales