Successful Appeal Results in Reversal of Judgment for Liquidation Trust Client

Liquidation Trust
Successfully argued an appeal before the 9th Circuit Bankruptcy Appellate Panel. Following our argument, the Panel issued a 20-page opinion reversing the summary judgment decision issued against our client, a Liquidation Trust, in a $4 million preference claim.
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David W. Trench

David W. Trench

Partner, General Counsel
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Successful representation of California bank in complex mortgage foreclosure debt recovery action through state court and bankruptcy court in the Southern District of Florida, which resulted in the criminal indictment of the borrower´s principal for bank fraud.
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Debtors' counsel to Fontainebleau Las Vegas Holdings, LLC, and two of its affiliates in their chapter 11 cases in the Southern District of Florida. The debtors had over $2 billion of funded debt, had used $500 million of equity, and were prosecuting claims for $800 million in unpaid additional finan...
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US Homes applied for and received zoning approval of a 1,500-unit residential community in Lee County, Florida; the neighbors challenged the approval in court. We represented US Homes in the appeal and subsequent remand, obtaining a favorable resolution to the matter for our client.
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