Matthew E. Eck

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Phone: 402-898-7000
Fax: 402-898-7130
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Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated

 

Mr. Eck has been extensively involved in bankruptcy cases representing secured and unsecured creditors. He represents the firm’s clients in all types of bankruptcy, including Chapter 7 liquidations, Chapter 11 reorganizations, Chapter 12 family farmer reorganizations, and Chapter 13 individual debt reorganization cases. He has assisted creditor clients with confirmation hearings, relief from stay, priority disputes, plan confirmation, adversary proceedings, contested matters, non-dischargeability actions and other matters affecting creditor clients.

In addition to bankruptcy, Mr. Eck’s practice includes commercial litigation with an emphasis on creditor’s rights, such as collections, foreclosures, garnishments and repossessions. He counsels the firm's banking and mortgage loan servicing clients regarding foreclosure, default, title clearance, real estate and loss mitigation issues. He also represents title insurers and their insured in clearing title to real estate throughout Iowa and Nebraska.

PRACTICE AREAS
General practice including but not limited to:
Creditor Rights
Bankruptcy
Foreclosure
Real Estate
Title Insurance

BAR ADMISSION
Nebraska Bar, 2001
U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska, 2001
Iowa Bar, 2004
U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Iowa, 2005

PROFESSIONAL & COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES
Nebraska State Bar Association
Omaha Bar Association
Iowa State Bar Association
Pottawattamie County Bar Association
Bankruptcy Practice Committee (2014-present)

RECOGNITION
Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated

EDUCATION
Creighton University (B.S.B.A., cum laude, 1999; J.D., cum laude, 2001)

REPRESENTATIVE CASES
In re Moon, 2008 WL 345847 (Bankr. D. Neb. 2008).
Popular Fin. Servs, LLC v. Stutzka (In re Conservatorship of Gibilisco), 277 Neb. 465, 763 N.W.2d 71 (2009).