Miles & Stockbridge draws upon the skills of lawyers across the firm to handle business reorganizations, financial restructurings and workouts for both lenders and borrowers as part of our comprehensive Finance, Real Estate, Commercial Litigation, Creditors’ Rights and Tax practices. We adroitly manage difficult negotiations, prepare and negotiate the necessary documentation and pursue appropriate judicial and non-judicial solutions; fully representing our clients in this challenging economic climate.
Our experience includes:
Loan restructurings and modifications
Negotiation and preparation of pre-negotiation and forbearance agreements
Debtor in Possession financing
Foreclosures, receiverships, UCC sales and other secured asset recovery proceedings
Loan sales and assignments
Bankruptcy representation, including negotiation of Chapter 11 plans of reorganization and liquidation
Acquisition, sale and development of distressed real estate
Lender liability claims and avoidance actions
Loan syndications and intercreditor arrangements
Entity restructurings, reorganizations and liquidations
Tax counseling and claims
We strive to pursue the course that is in our client’s best interests, whether we are representing financial institutions or borrowers, guarantors or other parties in interest. We are vigorous advocates in court, yet seek to achieve a restructuring solution that avoids protracted judicial proceedings and unnecessary costs when possible.