Corporate Finance and Creditors Rights

Corporate Finance and Creditors Rights

Corporate Finance, Mergers and Acquisitions

In our corporate finance practice, we assist international and United States business owners that require assistance with loans, finance agreements, offering of collateral, filing of U.C.C. statements, creating capital through debt offerings or share issuances, and other matters essential to obtaining credit loans and capital resources.

Our firm is also proud to offer qualified and experienced attorneys to assist our clients with small and larger cap mergers, acquisitions and corporate finance related matters in our effort to protect business entities and help owners maximize shareholder value through strong legal protections. Our corporate finance legal service offerings include:

  • Contract drafting and documenting sources of funding for the protection of investors and business owners
  • Legal advice and counsel concerning capital and capitalization structure of corporations and other investment vehicles, including
    • Debt Instruments / Loans
    • Equity Capital / Shares of Stock or Membership Interests
    • Preferred Stock
  • Traditional stock mergers and acquisitions advice, counsel and transaction negotiation
  • Secured and unsecured loan and financing documentation
  • Legal advice in connection with due diligence projects for lenders and investors
  • Bulk asset sales
  • Stock sales and stock swaps
  • Complex transaction closings
  • In-depth Due Diligence Review, Charting and Reporting utilizing BayneLaw Interactive 17-Point Tracking Analysis Checklist


In our creditors’ rights practice, we assist with commercial collections, including cases involving debtors who have sought relief from their obligations through bankruptcy. We have significant experience protecting the rights of creditors in bankruptcy proceedings, including preference actions, fraudulent conveyances, non-dischargeable debts, enforcement of lien rights and other vital matters. Our collections practice is streamlined to provide cost-efficient and effective recovery of debts. When necessary, we can pursue the collection of debts through litigation. Our legal services offerings include:

  • Creditor representation in Chapter 7, Chapter 11, Chapter 12, and Chapter 13 proceedings and general insolvency proceedings
  • Secured and unsecured lender representation in Bankruptcy Court proceedings, insolvency proceedings or assignments to creditors
  • Advice and counsel to stock and bond holders asserting claims to enforce statutory rights
  • Counsel of record engagement for creditors’ committees
  • Negotiating out-of-court settlement discussions, workouts or debt reorganization
  • Asserting claims under the uniform fraudulent conveyance act
  • Counseling directors and officers of insolvent corporations concerning fiduciary duty and related issues
  • Debtor-in-possession (DIP) representation

Business Counsel for the Global Marketplace ®

Our clients come to us from states throughout the nation and countries throughout the world, including the U.K., New Zealand, India, Canada, Australia, China, Europe, the Middle East and South America. We are relied upon by small business owners and large international corporations to provide the critical daily support they require.

The Bayne Law Group headquarters is in centrally located Princeton, New Jersey. We have regional offices in New York and Philadelphia. To speak with an American creditors rights or corporate finance lawyer about local, national or international representation, call 609-665-3200 or contact us toll free at 888-312-0442. You may also reach us online.