Areas of Practice

Bankruptcy
Business Planning
Collections
Landlord/Tenant
Excess Sale Proceeds
Foreclosure
Receivership
Litigation
Loss Mitigation
ReconveyancesREO Closings
Replevin
Title Resolution
Wills, Trusts and Estates

Bankruptcy
HWM represents creditors in all bankruptcy chapter proceedings, including attending meetings of creditors, reviewing debtor’s plans and documents, preparing and filing proof of claims, objecting to confirmation of plans, defending objection to creditor’s claims, defending motions for sanctions, and seeking relief from the automatic stay.

Business Planning
The Firm offers business law services for the organization of corporations, general and limited partnerships, limited liability companies and other business entities.

Collections
HWM represents creditors in regard to both consumer and commercial collection matters, including post-foreclosure deficiency actions.

Landlord/Tenant
The Firm represents property owners and landlords through the entire eviction process from preparing and serving the Notice to Quit to obtaining possession of the property and obtaining judgment.

Excess Sale Proceeds
HWM represents creditors to recover excess sale proceeds from foreclosures. The Firm may work with the foreclosure trustee directly or by petitioning the court to recover the funds.

Foreclosure
The past 75 years, HWM has been performing non-judicial and judicial foreclosures for both corporate and individual clients. The Firm’s attorneys have handled numerous contested foreclosures and constantly defends against foreclosure challenges.

Receivership
The Firm represents creditors in matters that require the appointment of a receiver. The Firm has experience in petitioning the court for the appointment of a receiver, working with receivers and property managers and terminating the receivership.

Litigation
The Firm has experience on a variety of subjects with emphasis on real property, including judicial foreclosure proceedings, receiverships, defense of foreclosure actions, contested evictions, deficiency suits, and boundary disputes.

Loss Mitigation
HWM provides services relating to the negotiation and preparation of forbearance agreements, loan modification, Deeds in Lieu and short sales.

Reconveyances
HWM performs numerous reconveyances for corporate and individual clients.

REO Closings
The Firm provides representation to property owners and lenders in connection with their REO properties and closings. The Firm, through its associated title companies, is able to handle real estate purchases from start to finish, including preparing documents, obtaining owner’s and lender’s policies and recording documents.

Replevin
The Firm represents creditors to recover personal property which secured a loan obligation. The Firm also represents creditors in obtaining deficiency judgments, post recovery and sale of the property.

Title Resolution
Halliday, Watkins & Mann represents clients in regard to any title curative work that is needed, included clearing title during a foreclosure, removing wrongful liens, obtaining clear title in a REO closing, and prosecuting and defending quiet title claims.

Wills, Trusts and Estates
Halliday, Watkins & Mann represents clients in regard to their estate planning needs, including preparation of wills, trusts and family partnerships or corporations.