Representing Creditors In North Carolina And Preserving Creditors’ Rights
The attorneys at Everett Gaskins Hancock in Raleigh represent secured and unsecured creditors, including finance companies, judgment creditors, landlords, and others before the bankruptcy courts and in North Carolina’s state courts. In doing so, we draw heavily upon our experience serving our clients’ needs in a variety of business contexts. While always keeping in mind our clients’ end goal, whether it may be maximizing their recovery of amounts they are owed, securing the return of their collateral, or defending a preference action to allow them to retain amounts which they have already been paid, we strive to preserve our clients’ working relationships with the debtor and other creditors which are critical to the success of any business. Although we are mindful of the importance of these relationships, we are willing and able to move aggressively to enforce our clients’ rights when the situation so requires.
Extensive Experience Representing Creditors In Bankruptcy Courts
Attorney James Hash has appeared in all three bankruptcy courts located in North Carolina and has represented clients in a variety of business matters. Attorney Michael Byrne has represented creditors and institutional lenders in matters involving bankruptcy, commercial collections, corporate loan workouts, disputes between creditors and foreclosures. Attorney Ed Gaskins has represented numerous clients in commercial litigation, business and contract disputes in state court, federal district court, and in bankruptcy court for over 30 years. Mr. Gaskins has appeared in the bankruptcy courts since their inception in 1978, and he has participated in several of the largest bankruptcies filed in the Eastern District of North Carolina. Attorney Bill Kroll has worked as a law clerk in the Eastern District of North Carolina Bankruptcy Court. Mr. Kroll has experience with representing businesses trying to collect account receivables in and out of court. Experience matters and the attorneys at Everett Gaskins Hancock will advise you on all the facets of your rights as a creditor, including collectability and potential pitfalls with collections.
Services Provided For Creditors In Debt And Bankruptcy Proceedings
With decades of experience, our bankruptcy creditor attorneys and collection lawyers help businesses and creditors facing the inability to collect with the following legal services, counsel and proceedings:
- Representation of creditors seeking relief from a bankruptcy’s automatic stay
- Negotiating with debtor’s counsel to secure favorable treatment in plans of reorganization
- Instituting and defending adversary proceedings, including preference actions, in the bankruptcy court
- Filing proofs of claim in the bankruptcy court
- Enforcement of judgments and general collections
Everett Gaskins Hancock also lend their knowledge and experience to debtors by representing debtors in bankruptcy proceedings and debt resolution matters.
Are You A Creditor In Need Of Assistance With Debt Collection?
Call Everett Gaskins Hancock at 855-618-9737 or reach out through our online form to schedule your initial consultation. We look forward to answering any questions that you may have and telling you more about how we can help you with your case.
We are a debt relief agency. We help people file for bankruptcy relief under the Bankruptcy Code.