Mr. Chappell's practice is focused in the areas of commercial bankruptcy, bankruptcy litigation, creditors’ rights insolvency and business. He represents lenders in all facets of commercial credit transactions from origination to work-out and recovery. Recently he has assisted in the resolution of major credit issues involving real estate developments, condominium developments, title litigation, hotels and golf courses. He also provides counsel to local businesses.
Mr. Chappell is a Director of Froehling & Robertson, Incorporated and a director of the Shirley Plantation Foundation. He has served on the Board of Directors of the Richmond Bar Association and is a past Chair of the Bankruptcy Section of the Richmond Bar Association. He volunteers his time for various local charities, including the Hospital Hospitality House.
Mr. Chappell earned a B.A. in English and History from the University of Virginia in 1987 and his J.D. from the Marshall-Wythe School of Law at the College of William and Mary in 1990.