Practice: Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy (Individual & Corporate)

What do major medical emergencies, natural disasters, divorce, and unforeseen market changes have in common? They can all be financially devastating. When faced with an unpredictable financial future, filing for bankruptcy may be an option. Individuals, married couples, and business entities alike may all qualify for the peace of mind that filing bankruptcy can provide. Commencing a bankruptcy proceeding gives persons and businesses the breathing room they need to get their finances in order. Once completed, the process provides for a fresh start. Our bankruptcy professionals have the depth of experience to ensure you understand your options and are aware of what to expect during any proceedings. We pride ourselves in being available to our clients during trying financial times and providing them with sensible solutions.

Bankruptcy Litigation

Our experience in bankruptcy extends beyond just commencing proceedings on behalf of our clients. We also have extensive knowledge in representing clients who have become involved in bankruptcy cases, whether as a creditor or as named party in a related proceeding. Our team of professionals have litigated bankruptcy issues throughout the country, as well as abroad. We offer cost-effective, practical solutions, in what can be an otherwise complicated and overwhelming process.



Mr. Baumeister has extensive experience representing clients in all facets of reorganization proceedings and commercial disputes, including troubled businesses, shareholders and principals, individual debtors, creditors’ committees, trustees, creditors, and financial institutions.  Mr. Baumeister has represented clients in state and federal courts in bankruptcy and commercial litigation matters, corporate dissolution, shareholder derivative actions, mortgage foreclosure actions, and secured transactions.  Mr. Baumeister is married with three children.