Joel L. Dahnke, Esquire PLC

. . . . . Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights

Bankruptcy and creditors’ rights practice is a long standing adjunct to the firm’s bank and commercial and real estate lending practice. Mr. Dahnke provides Counseling and Planning for Banks and Financially Troubled Companies, including experienced legal and practical analysis and advice regarding creditor’s rights, borrower and creditor obligations, anticipated bankruptcy case issues, and non-bankruptcy workouts and other informal arrangements with creditors and troubled borrowers; acting as Creditor's and Committee Counsel, including asset and claim reviews, cash collateral issues, landlord claims and lease issues, asset sales, relief from stay, reorganization plan analysis, negotiation, and confirmation matters; providing counsel and representation relating to the Sale and Purchase of Business and/or Assets in Bankruptcy, including letters of intent and other offers, preparation and negotiation of purchase agreements, Section 363 sale approval, and related asset auctions; and Bankruptcy Litigation, including preference and avoidance claims, claim objections, non-dischargeability cases, and equitable subordination matters.

Mr. Dahnke has represented clients in many substantial bankruptcy reorganization cases filed in the Eastern District of Virginia and in the Bankruptcy Courts in Maryland and the District of Columbia.


3347 Riverly Road, Powhatan, Virginia 23139
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