The Bankruptcy Department at Van Ness Law represents entities’ rights in litigation, workouts, and bankruptcy. Our representation encompasses a wide variety of bankruptcy proceedings, including the following:

  • Prosecution and defense of secured and unsecured claims
  • Applications for award of administrative expenses
  • Valuation of claims
  • Motions for relief from the automatic stay
  • Defenses of avoidance actions
  • Drafting and advocacy of reorganization plans
  • Confirmation proceedings and objections
  • Defenses to cramdown


We provide clients with representation designed to maximize creditor outcomes in liquidation and reorganization proceedings, whether through a negotiated resolution, a settled dispute, or litigation.


J. Anthony Van Ness

Marian Kennady


Related Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation


UCC Litigation