Creditor Rights & Bankruptcy

The law firm of Clement Wheatley represents banks, lenders, businesses, and individuals in the Dan River region and beyond with regard to creditors rights issues. Our attorneys work with clients to apply a wide range of tactics in order to promote the interests and needs of those clients.

Creditor Rights

Our creditor’s rights practice generally includes providing assistance and legal services in the area of collecting debts, including work-out arrangements, judgment and post-judgment enforcement actions, real estate foreclosures, and Uniform Commercial Code dispositions and similar proceedings. In the arena of creditor rights, Clement Wheatley understands and appreciates that securing a judgment is typically the first and often simplest of the steps necessary in providing the client with a solution. In furtherance of the firm's dedication to providing quality services and achieving solutions that meet client needs, our lawyers are experienced in the area of the often complex post-judgment collection processes, including writ execution and other enforcement mechanisms, court actions designed to enforce judgments against debtor assets, and matters involving fraudulent conveyances and transfers or preferences.


Clement Wheatley has an active bankruptcy practice in south central Virginia and north central North Carolina. Our bankruptcy attorneys represent a diverse group of clients including financial institutions and banks, vendors, landlords, and other secured and unsecured creditors. The firm provides assistance and services to clients in pre-bankruptcy matters in state and federal courts and represents creditors in all types of bankruptcy cases, whether involving liquidation or reorganization. The firm frequently represents clients in the following bankruptcy and pre-bankruptcy actions and proceedings:

  • Preference and Other Avoidance Actions
  • Relief from Stay Proceedings
  • Adversary Proceedings
  • Prosecution and Defense of Creditor Claims
  • Negotiated Treatment of Claims in Reorganization Cases
  • Pre-Bankruptcy Creditor and Debtor Loan Work-outs

Contact Us for More Information

To discuss creditor rights or bankruptcy, refer a client or learn more about our firm, contact us today.

Contact Information

Danville Office
549 Main Street
P.O. Box 8200
Danville, VA 24543-8200
Telephone (434) 793-8200

South Boston Office
The Security Building
554 North Main Street, Suite 111
South Boston, VA 24592
Telephone (434) 575-8200

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