Receivers’ counsel and advisor
Represented and advised court-appointed receivers in state court proceedings to manage and liquidate real property and/or businesses.
Revenue bond default litigation
Represented a community development authority in a priority dispute following default in payment of service payments and community development charges.
Represented commercial landlords in state court to recover the possession of premises and collect unpaid rent.
Leases in bankruptcy
Advised commercial landlords regarding their rights and remedies when a tenant files bankruptcy.
Springing recourse guaranty litigation
Represented a creditor in state court litigation to enforce the terms of a springing recourse guaranty agreement, also known as a “bad boy” guaranty.
Customers and suppliers in bankruptcy
Helped navigate various vendors, suppliers and customers through all phases of the bankruptcy process.
Complex judgment execution and collection remedies
Represented a judgment creditor in a complex garnishment proceeding involving more than $1 million.
Secured creditor representation in a warehouse line of credit default
Represented a secured creditor to obtain judgment following payment default on a warehouse line of credit and pursued various execution remedies across state lines to collect the amount due.
Foreclosure and receivership of golf courses
Represented a secured creditor to foreclose two separate golf courses and obtained appointment of a receiver to manage the business and preserve cash flow during contested foreclosure.
Foreclosure and receivership of ground lease
Represented a secured creditor to foreclose a complex ground lease located at an airport and obtained the appointment of a receiver to manage the collateral and market for sale. Obtained a negotiated settlement prior to the sale of the collateral.
Professional & Community Activities
- Member, American Bankruptcy Institute
Bar Admissions & Activities
- Admitted, U.S. Supreme Court
- Member, Ohio State Bar Association
- Member, Columbus Bar Association Bankruptcy Committee
- Past Chair, Banking, Commercial and Bankruptcy Law Committee; Ohio State Bar Association
Awards & Recognition
- Listed, Best Lawyers in America (Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Litigation - Bankruptcy; Mortgage Banking Foreclosure Law), 2016–2020
- Rising Star, Ohio Super Lawyers, 2010–2016
- University of Cincinnati College of Law (J.D.), 2002; Student Articles Editor and associate member, University of Cincinnati Law Review
- Hobart College (B.A.), 1999
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Continuing the firm’s trend of excellence and distinction, 43 Bricker & Eckler attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2017 Ohio Super Lawyers list. Notably, this year’s list includes four newly-listed attorneys. Additionally, four attorneys were named to “Top Lists” in Ohio.More Dec 15, 2016
Bricker & Eckler attorneys earn Best Lawyers 2017 recognition
A total of 66 attorneys from Bricker & Eckler LLP, representing 47.5 percent of the firm’s lawyers, were chosen by their peers for recognition in this year’s edition of The Best Lawyers in America® 2017 (copyright 2016 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, SC).More Aug 15, 2016