Fritz Hughes & Hill’s emphasis in bankruptcy is the representation of businesses and individuals in Chapter 11 and Chapter 7 cases and proceedings. The firm also represents clients in litigation and other matters involving debtor/creditor relationships, including loan workouts, collections, repossessions, foreclosures, and lien disputes. Fritz Hughes & Hill works closely with buyers and sellers in transactions arising out of bankruptcy, insolvency and liquidation proceedings, including issues relating to asset securitization. Our attorneys also assist: financial institutions regarding bankruptcy and creditors’ rights issues; bankruptcy trustees and examiners; and clients with pre-bankruptcy planning issues.

 
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“Bankruptcy exists to relieve the honest debtor from the weight of oppressive indebtedness and permit him to start fresh.”

— Williams v. US Fidelity & Guarantee, Co. 236 U.S. 549 (1915)