Liquidations & Receiverships

Whether you operate a business that is struggling in our troubled and volatile economy, or you are striving to recover as much as possible from a debtor in default, our centrally and conveniently located law firm is the resource you need to accomplish your goals.

Our firm’s attorneys are highly regarded receivership attorneys as well as widely respected assignment for the benefit of creditors attorneys. We can help you evaluate all legal options for protection and pursuit of your critical interests as:

  • A business owner or private party considering liquidation of assets or an assignment for the benefit of creditors outside of a bankruptcy proceeding
  • A creditor seeking appointment of a trustworthy receiver to ensure preservation and protection of debtor assets in an effort to maximize recovery
  • A court official authorized to select a provider of receiver and trustee services known for skill, financial acumen and integrity

Trusted For Judgment and Integrity

Receiverships and collection law are complex legal areas that demand in-depth, real-world experience. Our attorneys are sought out by parties who want top-notch service and representation.

When seeking any form of debt relief, it is critical to have legal counsel that commands the respect of banks and other creditors, opposing attorneys and courts. Our lead debt workout attorneys have reputations for skill and integrity backed by inclusion in Best Lawyers in America* and Super Lawyers, as well as achievement of AV Preeminent ratings* for legal skill and integrity.

Whether you must evaluate bankruptcy and bankruptcy alternatives or have determined that your top priority is keeping your financially distressed situation out of the public eye, we urge you to contact us for counsel.

Attorneys Focusing on this Practice Area

Relevant Cases

Green v. Resolution Trust Corp., 794 F. Supp. 409 (D.D.C. 1992)

Suit against Resolution Trust Company, receiver for Perpetual Bank. Receiver removed the action to federal court and moved to dismiss. Dismissal granted as receivership divested court of jurisdiction over claim per statute. Learn more by clicking here.

In re: ParaGea Communications LLC

Counsel to debtor in sale under Chapter 11 of satellite communications device manufacturer.

Representation in commercial post-foreclosure litigation.

Acting as the primary substitute trustee and counsel for various foreclosing lenders in commercial foreclosures of properties located throughout Maryland and Washington, D.C.; many properties have sold for several million dollars, and Ms. Hopkin has also successfully represented lenders in subsequent post-foreclosure litigation, including interpleader actions and successful dismissal of the borrower/owner’s appeal of a foreclosure.

Counsel for commercial foreclosing lender.

Serving as the primary substitute trustee and counsel for foreclosing lender in commercial foreclosures of multiple apartment complexes located in the District of Columbia and Maryland, that each respectively sold for several million dollars.

Trustee and Counsel for SBA foreclosure matters.

Acting as primary substitute trustee and counsel for several different foreclosure matters involving the Small Business Association and its 504 Loan and secondary market pooling program.

Sole workout counsel for multiple commercial borrowers/guarantors.

Representing clients as sole workout counsel to multiple commercial borrowers and individual guarantors located through the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Delaware and Virginia, involving multiple hotel/motel properties, retail stores and an office condominium.