Representing Lenders Throughout North Carolina and Tennessee

The Van Winkle Law Firm has one of the most experienced teams of creditors’ rights lawyers in North Carolina. Our firm represents banks, credit unions, other lenders, and investors at every point in the lending relationship, from pre-closing negotiation through collection and collateral recovery. Whether working with small creditors, individuals, local banks, or large institutions, we have the experience to provide clients with helpful and comprehensive counsel, finding resolutions for both everyday financial matters and complex situations. We rely on an integrated team approach to draw on a substantial depth of transactional, lender, and litigation experience to guide our clients to the best outcomes. We recognize the importance of quick results achieved at a reasonable cost to the client.

Our attorneys have considerable expertise in the following:

  • Lender’s counsel in closing secured transactions
  • Foreclosures on real and personal property
  • Replevin (claim and delivery) Actions
  • Collection suits
  • Enforcement of guarantees
  • Post-judgment collection
  • Bankruptcy
  • Receiverships
  • Loan workouts and short sales
  • Commercial lease disputes and eviction
  • Tax foreclosures
  • Reformation actions
  • Avoidance of fraudulent transfers
  • Defense of lender-liability claims
  • Cherokee Tribal Court