Business Bankruptcy, Restructuring and Related Issues

At Fowler Bell PLLC, our attorneys are proficient at helping clients in and out of Bankruptcy Court find creative, practical ways to address debt – no matter how complex the case. Over the years, we have advised numerous lenders, suppliers, receivers, trustees, creditors' committees and debtors in Lexington and across Kentucky.

We have developed a reputation for finding innovative, practical solutions to the most difficult matters in all aspects of bankruptcy, creditors' rights, asset realization, out-of-court workouts and restructuring, reorganization and transactions involving distressed businesses and commercial transactions.

Our Insolvency Services

We provide assistance with the following matters, among others:

  • Asset sales
  • Creditor committee representation
  • Creditor representation
  • Debtor representation
  • Trustee representation
  • Preference litigation
  • Financial restructuring
  • Out-of-court workouts
  • Chapters 7, 11 and 13 bankruptcies

Our Clientele

Fowler Bell PLLC regularly represents local, regional and national clients, including financial institutions and lenders, creditors' committees, secured and unsecured creditors, business debtors, trustees, receivers, investors, buyers, sellers and others in insolvency matters. We have substantial experience appearing before the U.S. Bankruptcy Courts in the Eastern and Western Districts of Kentucky.

Our Credentials

Our attorneys have been inducted into the American College of Bankruptcy, are members of the American Bankruptcy Institute, are listed in The Best Lawyers in America and are named in Kentucky Super Lawyers. They also serve as bankruptcy trustees and on judicial nominating committees, judicial selection committees and local bankruptcy rules committees. In addition, our attorneys are published authors, instructors and recognized speakers.

Contact us at 859-252-6700 or online to learn more about our bankruptcy and insolvency services.


Taft A. McKinstry

John E. Hinkel, Jr.

Matthew D. Ellison

Christopher G. Colson

We are a debt relief agency. We help people file for bankruptcy relief under the Bankruptcy Code.