Creditors’ Rights & Bankruptcy
The Creditors’ Rights & Bankruptcy practice at Foster Pepper is one of the strongest in the Northwest with skilled attorneys who dedicate their entire practice to this area of the law and provide clients with “small firm” personal service and “big firm” experience. The team successfully represents multinational corporations and individuals in a number of different industries including banking, manufacturing, timber, fishing, real estate and retail.
Attorneys in this group actively represent regional and national clients in connection with a wide variety of bankruptcy and insolvency matters. We also represent plaintiffs and defendants in bankruptcy-related litigation, including claims by and against trustees, claims against former officers and directors, and recipients of allegedly avoidable transfers.
We represent secured lenders, borrowers, guarantors and receivers in all aspects of work-outs and realization proceedings, including non-judicial and judicial foreclosures, lending litigation and receiverships. Our firm also represents buyers of assets out of Chapter 11 and receivership proceedings in the Puget Sound region.
Our Creditor’s Rights & Bankruptcy practice is highly regarded, both regionally and nationally. The practice is consistently ranked in Band 1 for Bankruptcy/Restructuring by Chambers USA, as well as being ranked in Tier 3 on the national level and Tier 1 for Seattle in the areas of Bankruptcy and Creditor/Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law by U.S. News/Best Lawyers®.