Creditors' Rights, Business Bankruptcy & Commercial Litigation

Creditors' Rights, Business Bankruptcy and Commercial Litigation Attorneys

Lawyers in Madison, Janesville and Appleton, Wisconsin

Murphy Desmond S.C., has one of the largest creditors' rights and bankruptcy practices in Wisconsin, representing creditors, debtors, landlords, asset sellers and purchasers and creditor committees in a broad spectrum of cases in bankruptcy courts. Our attorneys also represent creditors in asserting their rights in state and federal courts. Our Business Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights practice group has had numerous attorneys included on Best Lawyers in America and Wisconsin Super Lawyers/Rising Stars, and Murphy Desmond S.C. has been ranked the #1 Top-Listed Law Firm in Bankruptcy and Creditors-Debtor Rights Law in Madison by Best Lawyers in America, and ranked Madison Metropolitan Tier 1 by U.S. News & World Report "2014 Best Law Firms."

Characteristics of our practice group include:

  • Rapid response and solutions to avert a crisis
  • Early analysis and planning
  • Personalized service
  • Matching experience and expertise to our clients' needs

Comprehensive Creditors' Rights Practice

Our creditors' rights representation primarily includes handling the following types of matters:

  • Foreclosure
  • Collections and consumer law
  • UCC enforcement and litigation
  • Fair Debt Collection Practices Act defense
  • Commercial law
  • Lender liability defense
  • Default enforcement
  • Fair Credit Reporting Act defense
  • Chapter 128 receiverships
  • Replevin, repossession and enforcement of security interests

Madison, Janesville and Appleton Business Bankruptcy Lawyers

Our business bankruptcy attorneys are highly experienced in representing Chapter 11 debtors, creditor committees, bondholders, bank groups and other financial institutions, secured creditors and purchasers of bankruptcy assets. Insolvency representation includes the following types of matters:

  • Debt restructuring and workout
  • Pre-bankruptcy strategy and planning
  • Debtor-in-possession financing
  • Executory contract issues
  • Defense and prosecution of preferences and fraudulent conveyances
  • Bankruptcy tax issues

The depth of experience and size of our creditors' rights, commercial litigation and bankruptcy practice group, coupled with the resources of a full-service law firm, puts Murphy Desmond S.C., in a position to provide strategic solutions and insights to address a wide variety of financial difficulties.

Experienced Commercial Litigation Attorneys

Our commercial litigation lawyers have experience in a broad variety of industries, including manufacturing; direct marketing; transportation; agriculture and agribusiness; retail and wholesale; restaurants; telecommunications and broadcast communications; biotechnology; boat, motorcycle and automobile dealerships; real estate development; lumber; computer; insurance; construction and real estate development.

Contact our lawyers for more information about our work in creditors' rights, commercial litigation and bankruptcy.