Whether a debtor owes you money or you are being pursued in a fraudulent transfer / preference action, litigation in the context of a bankruptcy court requires specialized knowledge and knowledge. At DeSouza Law, our extensive experience allows us to provide a full spectrum of creditor’s rights & bankruptcy litigation services in both state and federal courts.

In the quick-moving (and somewhat unfavorable) world of bankruptcy, we work with you to leverage your legal rights, press for immediate results, and protect your interests. Whether you’re a commercial creditor, a landlord, or the target of a preference / fraudulent transfer action, you need a legal partner who will provide aggressive, efficient representation that is driven for recovery in a timely manner. We can act as your advocates through all aspects of contested matters and adversarial proceedings – including preference actions, fraudulent transfer actions, matters relating to a debtor’s discharge, motions for relief from the automatic stay, lender liability defense, and other areas where counsel is required to obtain a favorable result.

Typical Areas of Practice

  • Preference Defense (§ 547)
  • Fraudulent Transfer Defense (§ 548)
  • Involuntary Bankruptcies (§ 303)
  • Contested Matters and Adversarial Proceedings
  • Demands, Loan Workout & Restructuring
  • Judgment Collection
  • Lender Liability Defense
  • Automatic Stay Motions