Joel K. Dayton
Adept in meeting the challenges of an ever-changing legal environment and a highly competitive world economy, the attorneys in the Commercial, Creditors’ Rights, Bankruptcy and Workouts Service Area of Black McCuskey meet the needs of the firm’s clients in all aspects of their commercial dealings (both domestic and international) from contract preparation and enforcement to complex commercial litigation.
The attorneys of Black McCuskey have extensive knowledge and experience in properly documenting commercial lending and related transactions in the debtor/creditor area, thereby assisting our clients in achieving innovative and cost-effective solutions to commercial problems and disputes.
The firm has served as counsel for creditors (secured and unsecured), creditors’ committees, trustees, debtors and shareholders in numerous Chapter 7, Chapter 11, Chapter 12 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy proceedings, and other workout proceedings. The firm has been particularly active in representing the interests of financial institutions in these types of proceedings.
- Asset Purchases and Sales
- Business Reorganizations
- Commercial and Consumer Litigation and Collections
- Contract Negotiations
- Contract Preparation and Enforcement
- Distributorship Contracts
- Foreclosure Proceedings
- Fraudulent Transfer Litigation
- Lender Liability Litigation
- Lien Perfection
- Loan Document Preparation
- Loan Restructurings and Workouts
- Mechanic’s Lien claims
- Preference Litigation
- Public Bond Financings
- Sales Documentation
- Uniform Commercial Code Matters