Pierce Atwood Adds Bankruptcy/Creditors’ Rights Attorney to Boston Office

Alex F. Mattera joins firm as partner

Pierce Atwood is pleased to announce that experienced bankruptcy and creditors’ rights attorney Alex F. Mattera has joined the firm’s Boston office.

Alex focuses his practice on all aspects of commercial bankruptcy, bankruptcy litigation, insolvency, and creditor and debtor rights. He represents secured creditors, with an emphasis on workouts and collection of troubled and defaulted loans, as well as creditors’ committees, trustees, debtors, and other parties in bankruptcy and related proceedings.

Alex is a frequent panelist and presenter on behalf of the American Bankruptcy Institute, the Boston Bar Association, and Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education. He received his law degree from Boston College Law School, his M.A. from Boston University, and his B.A. from University of Rhode Island.

Pierce Atwood Business Practice Group Chair Keith J. Cunningham stated, “Alex’s expertise in bankruptcy and creditors’ rights matters, particularly his loan workout experience, will really help us serve our lending and business clients. This is the third major recession Alex has been through. That kind of experience is so valuable in times like these. We couldn’t be happier to welcome him to the firm.”

Firm real estate lending partner Bruce I. Miller added, “Alex’s expertise in workouts and collections will provide the firm even greater depth on the backend of loan transactions as we continue to provide a comprehensive suite of services to creditors and banks.”

Alex can be reached at 617-488-8112 or amattera@pierceatwood.com.