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Wayne Greenwald, P.C., offers creative solutions to debt and business problems. Debtors, creditors, trustees, investors, landlords and other interested parties in debtor-creditor matters have relied on us to provide effective solutions to complex legal and financial challenges.

We are an innovative debtor-creditor practice, offering a unique knowledge of the interplay between bankruptcy and commercial, business, domestic, criminal problems, and other interrelated legal issues. Our clientele includes:

  • Small to midsize businesses and their owners
  • Individual debtors
  • Members of the Fortune 500 and Forbes 500
  • The ministry of defense of a foreign sovereign
  • Secured and unsecured creditors
  • Banks and insurance companies
  • Trustees and creditors’ committees
  • Indentured trustees
  • Landlords
  • Parties involved in commercial litigation
  • Individuals facing financial and criminal problems
  • Foreign and domestic investors
  • Hedge funds
  • Judgment debtors

Our Practice Areas

Wayne Greenwald, P.C., offers a full-service debtor-creditor practice for clients in New York and throughout the nation.

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New York Debtor-Creditor Law Attorney

We represent debtors and creditors in Chapter 7, 11 and 13 bankruptcy proceedings and provide a wide range of bankruptcy and non-bankruptcy alternatives. We also represent parties in commercial disputes, bankruptcy litigation and asset preservation that is critical to clients who are accused of financial misconduct, including white collar crimes. Frequently, we assist entrepreneurs needing strategies to save their business or help them individually if their business cannot be saved.

Creditors rely on us for sophisticated and novel representation in bankruptcy cases, voidable transfer actions, collection of judgments and accounts, commercial disputes and other creditors’ rights matters. Wayne M. Greenwald is a highly regarded debtor-creditor attorney who represents clients throughout the nation in matters critical to their personal or corporate success. His experience handling debtor-creditor matters exceeds 30 years. Wayne Greenwald’s commitment to clients and his strong record of results earned his inclusion among New York Super Lawyers on numerous occasions.

Contact a New York Debtor-Creditor Attorney

For experienced and creative legal representation, contact Wayne Greenwald, P.C. We serve clients throughout New York and across the nation. Call us at (212) 739-7599 to contact our law office in New York City. You may also contact us online.

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Legal Questions

  • My attorney settled the case by forging my signature on release. What do I do?

Talk to your new attorney about correcting what happened. If the attorney was not authorized to sign the stipulation, it could probably be undone.

  • Can a NYC supreme court judge order a party to sign papers that would increase that party's debt and liability during a divorce?

The short answer is yes. A divorce court can require it. Is it proper in your case? You need to discuss all of those circumstances with your divorce lawyer. Don't have one? Wisdom suggests getting one.

  • How do I transfer assets and liabilities between affiliated companies?

You are transferring assets. Unless there's an exchange of value (payment from the acquirer, ) depending on the circumstances, the transfer could later be challenged as a fraudulent conveyance, as to the transferor’s creditors. It's best to discuss and the transaction with a lawyer and document it with an agreement, to avoid that problem.

  • What should i do if my bank blocks my online account access until 91-page terms and agreements document is signed?

It seems that the bank is looking to change the terms of your relationship. You need to know the terms of your existing relationship. It may permit their conduct, it may not. Consider reading the new agreement to see if there's anything offensive. Yes, it's 91 pages.

  • Regarding Bankruptcy- it stays city action regarding property violations, correct?

If the hearing is about a violation threatening the public well being, it's not stayed. If it's about collecting money from you it is stayed. Do not default on the hearing, thinking the stay is in effect. Make sure it is.

  • Is the way I am signing documents for my Inc small business the proper way to reduce liability?

Indicating that you're signing as as officer, not individually, helps. However, the agreement's terms govern. Always read and understand the agreement.

  • Will I be responsible for a c corp inc company's debts (incl. IRS) as a shareholder of the company (not owner)?

Ordinarily, if your only involvement in the corporation is owning stock, you're protected. There may be tax debt (sales tax and withholding) that you might be responsible for. Also, if the company has debt which it cant pay, you may lose your investment. You need to find out more about the company's problems and why someone thinks you owe money. As far as a "kick ass" letter is concerned, subtlety can be more devastating. Simply asking for the information about the company and why you're being bothered may have them back off. Asking to see the company's books and records, so you can understand the company's problems may downright instill fear.

We Serve Clients Throughout New York And Across The Nation. Call For Free 15 Minute Consultation (212) 739-7599