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Bankruptcy, Collections & Creditors’ Rights

No matter what type of bankruptcy matter you are facing as a creditor, our attorneys are among the most experienced in Western North Carolina and are ready to assist. We provide services to local, regional and national creditors including banks, finance companies, mortgage and insurance companies, and manufacturers in collections, foreclosures, construction matters, and commercial and personal bankruptcies.

Our bankruptcy attorneys understand that, as a creditor, protecting your interests is of the utmost importance and work to find the best solution to your matter in a timely and efficient manner. We have experience in handling the full scope of issues that arise in bankruptcy reorganization and liquidation cases, as well as Chapter 7, 11 and 13 proceedings, receivership cases, plans of arrangement, loan forbearance and extension agreements, and other non-bankruptcy workouts and restructurings. When appropriate, we represent clients in all phases of commercial litigation in both federal and state courts.

Types of Services

Roberts & Stevens’ attorneys have jury and non-jury trial experience in state and federal district courts, covering a wide variety of commercial matters:

  • Claims and delivery
  • Collections
  • Creditor representation in Chapter 7, 11, and 13 proceedings
  • Receiverships
  • Foreclosure and related litigation
  • Relief from automatic stay
  • Representation in bankruptcy adversary proceedings

Memberships & Awards

  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation
  • North Carolina Bar Association, Section: Bankruptcy Law
  • Turnaround Management Association
  • U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” Ranking
  • The Best Lawyers in America© Ranking

Update Regarding COVID-19

To our clients, colleagues, and friends: The safety and well-being of our community is our highest priority. Like many of you, we are closely monitoring the outbreak of the coronavirus (COVID-19) and the impact it is having on everyone in our community and around the world. As the level of concern surrounding the virus heightens, we feel a strong responsibility to minimize any potential risk within the community. To that end, we are following guidelines recommended by the CDC – from implementing and maintaining diligent sanitation and custodial practices to minimizing person-to-person contact – while ensuring that all of your legal needs continue to be met with the same client service you are accustomed to receiving from Roberts & Stevens. At this time, our offices remain open, with many of us connected remotely. However, in support of social distancing, we are asking clients, if at all possible, to schedule phone conferences instead of coming to the office. Thank you for your support and cooperation. Let us know if you need us. We are here.