Bankruptcy, Insolvency, Creditors' Rights and Creditor Assignment Proceedings

Please send an email to attorney John H. Genovese or Paul J. Battista if you would like more information about our firm's Insolvency, Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights practice.

GJB's attorneys represent debtors, committees, trustees, secured and unsecured creditors, governmental entities, equity holders and purchasers in complex bankruptcy and insolvency proceedings. Our bankruptcy and insolvency practice, from offices in Miami and Fort Lauderdale, serves clients throughout the United States. Our strategic location in South Florida, a commercial and banking conduit to Latin America with significant foreign investment, allows us to readily participate in cross-border insolvency and litigation matters. GJB also maintains a strong receivership practice, representing receivers in state and federal courts in a variety of matters.

Our insolvency, bankruptcy, and creditors' rights practice is one of the largest in Florida, and our firm's lawyers regularly appear in federal and state courts throughout the country in matters involving financially distressed businesses, including workouts, debt restructuring, bankruptcy, and insolvency proceedings and related litigation and transactional matters.

Our insolvency attorneys have had leading roles in many of Florida's most significant bankruptcy proceedings. Our lawyers have represented debtors' and creditors' committees in Delaware and New York Chapter 11 proceedings and served as co-counsel to the lead plaintiff in the Enron securities class action,  providing representation in Enron's Chapter 11 proceedings and all related proceedings in Texas.

Our firm maintains strong relationships with financial and forensic professionals in Florida and elsewhere, positioning us to effectively and efficiently assemble the best legal, forensic, financial, and business expertise available necessary to resolve disputes involving distressed businesses.

If you would like to speak with a member of our bankruptcy, insolvency or creditor's rights practice, or have any other question for our firm, please contact us at our Miami or Fort Lauderdale office. We will respond promptly and arrange for you to speak with a member of the firm with the appropriate experience.