Real Estate Transactions
Our Real Estate attorneys provide high-quality legal representation on various real estate matters, including acquisition, financing, development, syndication, lending, leasing, property management, land use and related areas In representing owners, investors, lenders and developers in various transactions, our real estate lawyers are available to handle virtually any transaction noting potential problem areas, helping negotiate the best deal and then quickly documenting and closing the transaction.
Insolvency & Creditors' Rights
INSOLVENCY & CREDITORS’ RIGHTS
The changing economy has always made insolvency and creditors’ rights a critical legal protection. Because the long-standing models for understanding business cycle changes are following a new dynamic in today’s economy, the need for bankruptcy counsel at the ready is only underscored. Our Bankruptcy attorneys are distinguished precisely by their broad-based experience. Unlike “boutiques” offering one type of representation, our attorneys have represented creditors (secured and unsecured), lessors and lessees, debtors, trustees and creditors’ committees on a variety of pre-bankruptcy workouts and complex bankruptcy liquidations and reorganizations. Utilizing a team approach with our attorneys and industry specialists, we offer representation to a wide variety of businesses affected by insolvency, whether pending or imminent.
Our attorneys have handled bankruptcies, foreclosures and receiverships. The group’s skills and practical experience are invaluable in representing lenders in workouts, foreclosures and bankruptcies. In workouts, as well as in foreclosures and bankruptcies, we frequently assist in developing the critical “game plan.” We are well versed in crisis management techniques to maximize time, preserve value and increase cash flow.
We assist with insolvent estates, complex workouts and other matters and have served as counsel for equity receivers appointed in federal enforcement actions brought by government agencies.
We can serve as liaison between creditor and debtor, and in negotiating and documenting restructurings. We can assist in performing operating, legal and management audits, and advise on bankruptcy and disposition issues. Our Firm’s familiarity with business operations, sales, purchases and financing enables our attorneys to help maximize asset value in the shortest possible time.
We negotiate, litigate, document and consummate complex insolvency-related transactions, including:
For creditors, landlords and other parties in interest:
Protecting their interest in cash collateral
Obtaining relief from stay
Negotiating, preparing and confirming creditor plans of reorganization
Advising on executory contract issues
Preparing proofs of claim and defending objections thereto
For debtors, trustees and creditors’ committees:
Supervising case administration and the liquidation or reorganization of estate assets
Obtaining the use of cash collateral and defending relief from stay motions
Negotiating, preparing and confirming plans of reorganization
Prosecuting avoidance actions
With respect to a variety of other interests:
Negotiating and consummating the acquisition of assets from bankruptcy estates
Advising the bankruptcy impact on various business transactions
Structuring settlements to minimize the impact of a subsequent bankruptcy filing
Formulating strategies that take advantage of opportunities under the Bankruptcy Code
Estate Planning, Trusts & Probate
Our Las Vegas estate planning lawyers provide various estate planning services. We prepare documents ranging from simple wills to sophisticated trusts. After conducting personal and confidential interviews, our estate attorneys design the document to incorporate individual goals as well as methods to minimize estate, gift and income taxes.