Bankruptcy & Creditors Rights

Idaho Creditor’s Rights and Bankruptcy Law.  The Moffat Thomas Bankruptcy & Creditors Rights team offers Idaho’s premier bankruptcy and creditors rights representation.  The firm’s bankruptcy attorneys have been involved in virtually every major bankruptcy in the state over the past decade and more.  Moffatt Thomas specializes in bankruptcy representation involving agricultural interests.

Practice Profile

Moffatt Thomas bankruptcy attorneys typically represent the rights of creditors or secured claimants in bankruptcy and creditors’ rights matters.  By specializing in such representations, the firm has been able to hone its skills in such representations across the state.  The firm is equally adept in assisting creditors in avoiding bankruptcy issues with their borrowers, or representing those same parties in a bankruptcy proceeding.  Moffatt Thomas bankruptcy attorneys have achieved favorable results for clients in numerous matters, especially in large agricultural and complex commercial bankruptcies.

Moffatt Thomas has been named one of the nation’s “Best Law Firms” for 2016 from the publishers of U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers in America© 2016 (copyright by Woodward/White, Inc., Aiken, SC.).  Among several listings, Moffatt Thomas has been named as a Metropolitan Tier 1 law firm for Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law.  More information on the Moffatt Thomas selections for Best Law Firms is available by clicking here – Moffatt Thomas named as 2016 Best Law Firms.



Effective December 1, 2015, most official bankruptcy form were replaced and substantially revised. These changes come as a result of the Forms Modernization Project, which began in 2008. With revised forms, including the proof of claim form, comes heightened requirements for creditors submitting a claim in a bankruptcy proceeding.  All of the new bankruptcy forms may be accessed via the following link:



Moffatt Thomas bankruptcy & creditor's rights attorneys have more than a century of combined experience in this practice area.  Moffatt Thomas has recently represented a major secured creditor in a $600 million resort lien foreclosure and bankruptcy case, and continues to represent an out-of-state client involved in a $1 billion manufacturing plant.  It has recently represented major banks in cases involving a municipal default of an LID bond, and has represented those same interests in numerous agricultural cases.


Moffatt Thomas Attorneys Present at the 34th Annual Bankruptcy Seminar Sponsored by the Idaho State Bar

Moffatt Thomas attorneys Jon A. Stenquist and Tyler J. Anderson led sessions at the Idaho State Bar's 34th Annual Bankruptcy Seminar in Idaho Falls.

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MOFFATT THOMAS presents: New Bankruptcy Proof of Claim Rules

CREDITORS TAKE NOTICE!!! Bankruptcy Breakfast Briefing presented by Moffatt Thomas – The New Bankruptcy Proof of Claim Rules.
What do the changes to the Bankruptcy Proof of Claim Rules mean to potential creditors?

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Moffatt Thomas Scores a Victory for the Title and Banking Industry

American Bank v. Wadsworth Golf, 307 P.3d 1212 (Idaho 2013). Moffatt Thomas lawyer Clay Gill was able to convince the […]

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Leadership Idaho Agriculture: 2016 The Legal Side of Agriculture

The Legal Side of Agriculture. Moffatt Thomas will once again share current legal information with Leadership Idaho Agriculture Class 36 and Alumni at a half-day session on February 17, 2016.

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Christine Nicholas, Moffatt Thomas, Presents on Business Formation at Zions Bank Business Resource Center

Starting and running a business is exciting….and a little scary. You will have opportunities to pursue, challenges to overcome, and a myriad of decisions to make. What can you do right now to protect yourself and the company you are building?

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Idaho Law Firm, Moffatt Thomas, Ranked Among the Nation’s 2016 “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News

Moffatt Thomas has been named one of the nation’s “Best Law Firms” for 2016 from the publishers of U.S. News […]

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Moffatt Thomas attorneys were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in Best Lawyers in America© 2016.

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Super Lawyers names Moffatt Thomas Attorneys for 2015

Eleven Moffatt Thomas attorneys were recently selected by 2015 Super Lawyers for their accomplishments in the fields of business/corporate law, business litigation, banking, employment law, environmental law and litigation, insurance defense, and medical and professional malpractice defense.

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Moffatt Thomas Attorneys Named By Best Lawyers® 2015

Eleven Moffatt Thomas attorneys were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in Best Lawyers in America© 2015 (copyright by Woodward/White, Inc., Aiken, SC), for their accomplishments in the fields of commercial litigation, banking and finance law and litigation, environmental law, bankruptcy and creditor rights, construction litigation, corporate governance law, employment law-management, insurance defense, medical malpractice law, professional malpractice defense, personal injury defense, mergers and acquisitions law, mining law, and real estate law.

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Moffatt Thomas Lawyers Included in 2014 Best Lawyers Publication

Moffatt Thomas has once again had attorneys selected for inclusion into the publication Best Lawyers in America (Copyright 2012 by Woodward/White, […]

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Moffatt Thomas Named 2014 “Best Law Firm” by Best Lawyers

Moffatt Thomas is ranked Tier 1 in Best Lawyers 2014 publication for the practices of Commercial Litigation, Corporate Law, Employment […]

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