Practice Area Category: Litigation

Trust and Estate Litigation

Our People and Our Clients Black Helterline’s Trust and Estate Litigation Practice Group specializes in the growing and sometimes complex field of probate, trust, and estate dispute resolution. We represent trustees, guardians, conservators, personal representatives, beneficiaries, heirs, and other interested parties in a wide variety of disputes regarding trust administration, guardianships and conservatorships, trust and… read more


Black Helterline’s debtor/creditor bankruptcy attorneys have experience in creditor litigation involving preferences, fraudulent transfers, cash collateral orders, setoffs, recoupment, nondischargeable debts, adequate protection and collateral valuation, administrative priority petitions, automatic stay litigation, claim preparation and valuations, objections to disclosure statements and plans of reorganization, and cramdown litigation by secured creditors. The firm assists clients with… read more

Commercial Litigation

A significant portion of Black Helterline’s practice is litigation. The firm has represented clients in litigation on matters in the banking, heavy equipment, real estate development, construction, manufacturing and computer industries. Its litigators have handled matters regarding business disputes, securities, antitrust, condemnation, minority and majority shareholder disputes, business torts (such as intentional interference with contractual… read more