Codilis & Stawiarski, P.C. has over twenty-five years of experience in representing lenders and servicers with respect to defaulted mortgage loans and providing title and real estate transaction services to both banks and private buyers and sellers. We are able to handle foreclosure related matters from "cradle to grave” throughout the state of Texas. Our staff and technology are able to efficiently track and report case progress to our clients and assist clients with file documentation for compliance purposes.
The services we provide include:
The services we provide include:
The firm has experience in completing and drafting trial and permanent modifications, forbearance agreements, consent judgments and deeds-in-lieu of foreclosure. Our attorneys are well-versed in all loss mitigation tools and deliver optimal client results while maintaining compliance with any applicable law and regulation.
Codilis & Stawiarski prosecutes foreclosure actions in all 254 Texas counties. The firm has well trained attorneys and staff using sophisticated proprietary software to successfully manage both the non-judicial and Texas Home Equity judicial foreclosure processes. Our staff and technology also ensure compliance with the rapidly changing regulatory environment, as well as individual client operational and auditing requirements.
Title Curative Work
Efficiently handling title issues can be instrumental to timely completion of foreclosure matters and closing of real estate transactions. The firm’s title department works to quickly clear title issues, and if necessary the firm’s title claims unit can file title claims and perform the necessary follow up to make sure these claims get resolved.
The firm is proud of its experienced litigation staff, who handle many contested matters with positive results for our clients. The firm is well versed in client litigation management requirements, including reporting, escalation and billing requirements; we work with our clients to ensure efficient resolution of litigated matters.
The firm’s bankruptcy team provides a variety of bankruptcy services for secured lenders including but not limited to Plan Review, Claim Preparation and Defense, Objections to Confirmation, Motions for Relief from Stay, Post Petition Expense and Payment Change Notices, and Final Cure Litigation. The firm’s staff and attorneys work with our clients to ensure accuracy, compliance, and timely completion and resolution of bankruptcy matters.
Code violations and municipal enforcement actions can be a source of negative exposure to mortgage lenders. Codilis & Stawiarski represents lenders in connection with these enforcement actions and helps mitigate this exposure while protecting lenders’ interests in these properties.
Post foreclosure evictions can be time consuming and complicated, particularly where tenants are involved. The firm’s eviction department strives to resolve eviction actions with a careful focus on the unique needs of the client while remaining compassionate and understanding to those occupying the property. Our attorneys have extensive experience both with the state eviction process and compliance with federal tenant protection statutes.
Real Estate Closing and Title (REO and Private Transactions)
The firm has a proven track record of representing lenders and GSE’s in bank owned real estate closings and understands the special requirements of lenders and investors in connection with these transactions. Our real estate team also understands the priorities and concerns of private parties to real estate transactions and is able to provide guidance at every step of the process.