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Restructuring, Insolvency & Bankruptcy

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Services & Industries >> Restructuring, Insolvency & Bankruptcy

Financial distress presents complex challenges that require creative solutions. Allen Matkins assists clients regarding debt restructuring and workouts, state and federal receiverships, out-of-court foreclosure proceedings, asset dispositions, chapter 11 reorganizations, and all aspects of bankruptcy proceedings.

Allen Matkins attorneys are problem solvers dedicated to finding effective, cost-efficient solutions to the business problems of our clients.

We work in a broad array of proceedings inside and outside the courtroom, including:

  • Out-of-court restructurings, workouts, and asset dispositions and assignments
  • Judicial and nonjudicial foreclosures of real and personal property
  • State and federal receiverships
  • Insolvency-related litigation and guaranty enforcement
  • All aspects of complex chapter 11 and chapter 7 bankruptcy cases, including:
    • Financing the bankruptcy case, including cash collateral and debtor-in-possession lending
    • Asset dispositions, including sales of assets and assumption and assignment of contracts, leases and licenses
    • Adversary litigation, including preference and fraudulent-transfer avoidance, equitable subordination, and claim objections
    • Formulating, negotiating and confirming complex reorganization plans
    • Cram-down and valuation litigation
    • Relief from the automatic stay litigation

    We advise clients that are: 

    Representative creditor clients include: 

    • Banks and credit unions
    • REITs 
    • Finance companies 
    • Pension funds 
    • Insurance companies 
    • Manufacturers and retailers 
    • Franchisors and franchisees
    • Investment funds
    • Special servicers


    The 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in America recognized 32 Allen Matkins attorneys. David L. Osias named San Diego Litigation-Bankruptcy "Lawyer of the Year" in the 2016 edition.