Utah Lender Support Lawyers
Lending institutions represent the largest single segment of our clients. From loan documentation to loan enforcement, Scalley Reading Bates Hansen & Rasmussen is prepared to assist lenders with all of their legal needs. With numerous laws enacted to protect the borrower, a lender needs an experienced attorney who knows how to document and enforce loans. Our lawyers have the knowledge and experience to make sure our clients are protected and successful in their lending business. An example of the types of legal services we provide to lenders includes:
- Foreclosures:Marlon L. Bates has handled over eighteen thousand foreclosures throughout the state of Utah. He represents a wide variety of lenders and loan servicers from the largest banks and servicers in the nation to much smaller community banks and neighborhood credit unions. His extensive experience with foreclosures enables him to do this work quickly, accurately and at a reasonable price. Mr. Bates teaches state and national continuing legal education seminars on foreclosure and real estate law.
- Loan documentation:We represent a variety of lending institutions in preparing loan documents and supervising real estate closings. We also represent lenders in modifying such loan documents to meet a wide variety of modification needs.
- Creditor bankruptcies:Our firm has represented creditors in thousands of bankruptcies in Utah. We appear before all Utah bankruptcy judges on a regular basis. We understand how to help our clients assert their legal rights to the fullest extent permitted by federal bankruptcy laws. Whether our clients need a motion for relief from the automatic stay, an objection to confirmation of a bankruptcy plan, a reaffirmation agreement, a request for adequate protection or advice regarding how to comply with bankruptcy laws, we are prepared to give assistance. Two of our lawyers, Darwin Bingham and Ben Picklesimer, are past presidents of the Bankruptcy Section of the Utah State Bar Association.
- Debt collection:In addition to the foregoing, we can assist our lending clients with a wide variety of debt collection services. We can negotiate and document forbearance agreements, prepare deeds in lieu of foreclosure, file lawsuits to enforce loan documents, obtain judgments against borrowers, create judgment liens against real property and execute upon such liens, conduct debtor examinations, garnish bank accounts and wages, repossess personal property collateral, and take whatever steps are necessary to help our lenders collect their debts. Because we do a large volume of debt collection work, we understand how to do it in the most efficient and cost-effective manner possible.
Lender Support Attorneys:
- Marlon L. Bates
- Darwin H. Bingham
- Joseph A. Skinner
- Ben A. Picklesimer
- Scott N. Rasmussen
- W. Jeffery Fillmore
Contact Us Today
You deserve to have experienced counsel representing you in the collection of your debts. Call, fax or email our Salt Lake City office today to schedule your initial consultation. Please call 866-471-0614.