Allen Maguire & Barnes, PLC (formerly Allen Sala & Bayne, formed in 1999),
is a full-service Phoenix bankruptcy law firm
(with offices in Yuma and
attorneys have extensive experience in all aspects
of bankruptcy practice, including reorganizations, litigation, negotiation,
adversary proceedings, bankruptcy sales and auctions.
Recent high-profile bankruptcy cases in which Allen
Maguire & Barnes attorneys have been involved include Realty Executives, the
Phoenix Coyotes and The Baptist Foundation.
Through referrals from bankruptcy lawyers, judges,
trustees, clients, accountants and other professionals, we regularly represent:
closely held businesses and high
net worth individuals in Chapter
11 and Chapter 13 reorganizations;
businesses and individuals in Chapter 7
secured and unsecured creditors;
unsecured creditor committees;
examiners in Chapter 11 bankruptcy
trustees appointed by the
Allen has served as court-appointed Chapter 11 trustee and as counsel for
plan administrators, disbursing agents, and other fiduciaries assigned to
administer confirmed reorganization plans.
Our bankruptcy attorneys represent debtors in all
aspects of their case, including bankruptcy litigation, claims disputes, and
reorganization plans. (For general information on bankruptcy protection, see "Bankruptcy:
Our bankruptcy services also include pre-bankruptcy
restructuring analysis, loan workouts and modifications. In addition, we counsel
clients regarding pursuing and defending lawsuits in cases asserting successor
liability and fraudulent transfers.
Creditors' Rights in Bankruptcy
Our bankruptcy lawyers practice extensively in the
area of creditors' rights in bankruptcy, representing secured and unsecured
creditors and creditor committees.