Streamlining Your Business through Reorganization, Restructuring and Workouts

Comprehensive care for creditors since 1919

At Strassburger McKenna Gutnick & Gefsky, we regularly represent creditors in all aspects of reorganizations, restructurings, and workouts. For nearly a century, our dedicated attorneys have focused on resolving the financial needs of our clients efficiently and effectively. We negotiate terms for companies in transition and offer comprehensive counsel for lenders and borrowers. We often serve as counsel for creditors or special counsel for debtors.

Crafting customized solutions

Led by Board Certified Creditors’ Rights attorneys Christopher Azzara and Joseph Lawrence, we offer our clients a wide range of services:

  • Reclamation claims
  • Liquidations
  • Exit financing
  • Foreclosure action
  • Debtor-in-possession financing documents and orders
  • Cash collateral issues
  • Proof of claim preparation
  • Collections
  • Executory contracts
  • Purchase of distressed companies or their assets
  • Avoidance actions
  • Preference and fraudulent conveyance litigation
  • Negotiations and workouts
  • Representation of creditors’ committees and committee members
  • Formulation and litigation of Chapter 11 plans
  • Providing special counsel to businesses for complex litigation matters
  • Representing receivers and lenders in state and federal court receiverships
  • Trustee representation
  • Representing vendors and suppliers
  • Lien perfection and priority disputes
  • Administrative claim disputes
  • Franchisor/franchisee disputes
  • Contractor/subcontractor/developer disputes
  • Landlord/tenant disputes

We find solutions tailored to our clients’ individual needs. We counsel clients on the potential risks of working with distressed companies and assist with pre-and post-collection strategies. Our attorneys draft reorganization and restructuring plans designed to ensure a smooth transition through the process.

The benefits of a team approach

Our Banking, Creditors’ Rights and Insolvency Group attorneys work as a team, drawing on their experiences in multiples area of law to create innovative strategies for our clients. At SMGG, we believe in the power of partnership, and work to build successful, long-lasting relationships with all of our clients. By allowing our knowledge of business law, litigation, banking, and real estate to guide us, we provide more options for the lenders and borrowers we represent.

Successful resolution is our top priority

Strassburger McKenna Gutnick & Gefsky serves clients in and around Western Pennsylvania. We offer reorganization, restructuring, and workout plans tailored to our clients’ specific needs and industries. For more information, please contact Christopher J. Azzara at (412) 281-5423 or cazzara@smgglaw.com.