Practice Areas

In-House Legal Consulting and Business Law

LJE Law Firm provides consultation services for individuals, small and large businesses, and in-house legal counsel, to manage risk and avoid and minimize the impact of litigation. Services include:


  • Contract drafting, review, and negotiation
  • Confidentiality Agreements
  • Litigation management
  • Litigation holds
  • Document management, review and production
  • Risk management policies and procedures
  • Loan documentation
  • Employment contracts
  • Non-competition agreements
  • Corporate governance issues
  • Director/officer fiduciary duties
  • Director/officer insurance coverage
  • Temporary on-site legal support


Bankruptcy, Insolvency, Creditors’ Rights and Reorganization

LJE Law Firm represents clients in business and consumer bankruptcy and debtor/creditor legal matters including:


  • Chapter 11 debtor representation
  • Chapter 7 proceedings for consumers and businesses
  • Trustee representation
  • Creditors’ rights including representation in bankruptcy proceedings and work-outs
  • Creditor Committee representation
  • Out-of-court restructurings and liquidations
  • Forbearance agreements
  • Assignments for the benefit of creditors
  • Receiverships
  • Representation of professionals in retention and fee disputes
  • Jay Alix Protocol retention and payment issues
  • Involuntary bankruptcy proceedings


Litigation and Dispute Resolution

LJE Law Firm handles a wide range of business, commercial and consumer litigation including:


  • Contract disputes
  • Bankruptcy adversary proceedings
  • Claims under the Uniform Commercial Code
  • E-discovery and discovery management
  • Claim and delivery
  • Breach of fiduciary duty
  • Debt collection and defense, including FDCPA disputes
  • Real estate disputes including landlord/tenant

Probate and Estate Planning

LJE Law Firm provides clients the tools they need to prepare a plan for their future including:

  • Wills and Trusts
  • Health Care Power of Attorney
  • Financial Power of Attorney
  • Representing Fiduciaries in Probating Estates
  • Guardianships and Conservatorships
  • Business Succession Planning