Practice Overview

We represents both lenders and debtors in business bankruptcies. Less than half of all businesses that file for bankruptcy protection survive. GMA has experienced bankruptcy attorneys, with a thorough understanding of state law and federal bankruptcy laws and procedures, that can make the difference between emerging from bankruptcy protection with a strong, financially secure business or going out of business permanently.

Our clients include businesses and individuals throughout Central Kentucky’s Bluegrass Region including, Fayette county, and many areas of Eastern and Southeastern Kentucky. We have ongoing relationships with many large and smaller banks in Kentucky and in surrounding states in all forms of bankruptcy matters from individual Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 cases to major Chapter 11 reorganizations.

Whether your company needs to undertake a reorganization to restructure its lender relationships, or is in need of complete liquidation of assets and protection of shareholders, our business bankruptcy attorneys have the experience to help restore your business to financial health or shutdown operations as efficiently as possible. Our attorneys have a thorough background in bankruptcy law, including many years service as Chapter 7 panel Trustee, representation as Creditor Committee Counsel, representation as Chapter 11 and Chapter 7 Trustee counsel, and extensive experience serving as counsel for banks and other lenders.

Our bankruptcy lawyers have assisted numerous clients in debt restructuring outside of bankruptcy, allowing the business to continue to operate and protecting the assets of individual guarantors. Additionally, we have considerable experience with litigation involving dischargeability, fraudulent conveyances and preference claims before bankruptcy courts for debtors and creditors as well as for Trustees and as Committee Counsel.

If you need the assistance of an experienced bankruptcy or financial restructuring attorney, please contact Gess Mattingly & Atchison P.S.C. For over 60 years our attorneys have been providing quality legal services to clients throughout Kentucky … let our tradition of excellence continue with you.