Bankruptcy & Creditor Rights


  • Business and consumer bankruptcy
  • Financial workouts and restructuring
  • Default servicing
  • Foreclosures
  • Representation of investors, purchasers, and sellers of assets in financially distressed companies and bankruptcy estates
  • Representation of trustees, examiners, health care ombudsmen, and creditor committees

About Bankruptcy & Creditor Rights

The attorneys in Neubert, Pepe & Monteith’s Bankruptcy & Creditor Rights group have extensive experience serving individuals and businesses dealing with financial distress and insolvency issues and clients seeking counsel regarding default servicing. Attorneys draw from their experience in bankruptcy, finance, business law, and real estate. As a result, we are able to provide comprehensive services to clients throughout Connecticut, New York, and the Northeast.

Bankruptcy & Workout Services

Neubert, Pepe & Monteith regularly counsels individuals, businesses, investors, and creditors facing financial distress or collection issues, to determine the best course of action. Solutions include a financial workout, bankruptcy reorganization, foreclosure, or the orderly sale of assets.

The firm's attorneys regularly represent creditors, including lenders and trade creditors, as well as debtors in business and consumer bankruptcy proceedings including adversary proceedings and evidentiary hearings. Clients include lenders, trade creditors and debtors in matters of financial workouts and restructurings, including loan modifications and forbearance agreements, involving financially distressed businesses. We routinely represent investors, purchasers and sellers of assets in financially distressed businesses and bankruptcy estates. Neubert, Pepe & Monteith's attorneys also provide counsel for bankruptcy trustees, examiners, health care ombudsman and creditors committees in bankruptcy proceedings.

Default Servicing

The firm’s Bankruptcy attorneys represent institutional and individual clients in general civil and commercial matters, with an emphasis on all phases of creditors' rights. Matters include foreclosure and foreclosure related matters, both commercial and residential, landlord/tenant litigation, title litigation and replevin actions, in both state court and federal court. The attorneys interact regularly with mortgage servicers on conventional and GSE, VA and other insured residential loans.

Clients can benefit from on-site training conducted by Neubert, Pepe & Monteith’s attorneys in all areas of the foreclosure practice. The firm also assists clients in identifying and resolving potential issues.

Attorneys provide counsel to clients for matters including the defense of claims against mortgage servicers, including Fair Debt Collection claims; claims of violations of other state and federal consumer laws; condominium lien priority litigation; loan workouts and debt restructuring; commercial and residential real estate; commercial leasing; commercial financing; and assisting individuals and small business owners with general business matters.