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Rayman & Knight

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     Rayman & Knight, with its practice limited to bankruptcy, reorganization and insolvency matters, holds a Tier 2 ranking with U.S. News & World Report, the highest ranking awarded to firms its size.  Steve Rayman and Cody Knight, who have over 50 years experience between them, primarily represent debtors in insolvency, reorganization and bankruptcy cases throughout West Michigan, their practice covering Southwest Michigan to Traverse City, including Lansing and surrounding counties.

    Steve Rayman, one of the most experienced bankruptcy lawyers in Michigan, is a frequent lecturer in fields of bankruptcy and reorganization, having spoken nationally to lawyers about difficult bankruptcy and insolvency problems.  He has been named a "Super Lawyer" by Thomson Reuters and holds the coveted AV rating from Martindale-Hubbel.   He is one less than a dozen attorneys in West Michigan who have been certified by the American Board of Certification in consumer law.   Steve is the only attorney in West Michigan certified by the ABC in both consumer and business bankruptcy law.  Cody, who has been with the firm for 13 years, has recently been named by the National Advocates as a "Top 40 Under 40" for his expertise in bankruptcy law and is a frequent lecturer for the State Bar of Michigan's Institute of Continuing Legal Education.  The firm assists clients in negotiation of debt, workout situations, bankruptcy and reorganization, including all Chapters of the Bankruptcy Code:  Chapter 7 (liquidation), Chapter 13 (reorganization for individuals), Chapter 11 (reorganization for businesses and individuals with large debt problems), Chapter 12 (agricultural reorganization) and Chapter 9 (municipalities).   The firm regularly handles unusual or complex cases that are referred to it from bankruptcy trustees, accountants and other lawyers.

    Cody and Steve understand that it can be difficult to seek the help of a bankruptcy attorney.  They are pleased to offer their clientele sound guidance, a complete review of all options and their promise to do the best they can to help their clients resolve their financial difficulties.

    We invite you to review the firm's website: to learn more about the firm and its services or call us at (269) 345-5156.  We do not charge consumers for their initial appointment.  We also accept evening and weekend appointments. 

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  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

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