Daniel Matthias Coyle focuses his practice on bankruptcy, creditors’ rights, secured transactions, collections, executions, asset recovery and cross-border insolvency, regularly representing financial institutions and other creditors in bankruptcy and state court litigation.
He received his law degree from the University of Miami, School of Law, magna cum laude, and is a member of the University of Miami School of Law’s Chapter of the Order of the Coif in recognition of his high academic achievements. While a law student he was a Semi-Finalist in the 1L Moot Court Competition, completed the Pre-Trial Portion of the Litigation Skills Program with Honors, and received the Dean’s Merit Award for European Community Law. He also participated in a Comparative Law program in Greece and Spain.
As a Presidential Scholar, Mr. Coyle received his B.A. cum laude from Saint Anselm College in Manchester, New Hampshire. Upon graduation, he served as a corrections officer at the New Hampshire Department of Corrections
He represents creditors in commercial loan enforcement cases, including actions for foreclosure of commercial real property and replevin of personal property, and suits on notes and guaranties. Mr. Coyle also represents creditors in bankruptcy proceedings filed under Chapters 7, 11 and 13 of the Bankruptcy Code both in main case and adversary proceedings, including, but not limited to, preference actions, fraudulent transfer actions and discharge/dischargeability actions. He also represents creditors in the negotiation and documentation of workout agreements, loan restructuring, forbearance agreements and loan sale agreements. Additionally, he represents aggregate bodies of foreign creditors in United States Bankruptcy Proceedings, including obtaining foreign main recognition under Chapter 15 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code. He also represents clients seeking to domesticate and enforce foreign judgments, including post-judgment discovery, proceedings supplementary, fraudulent transfer and executions; and foreign clients seeking documentary and testimonial evidence through initiating ancillary discovery proceedings under 28 U.S.C. §1782. Mr. Coyle co-authored an article with Gregory S. Grossman entitled "When a Lender Fails, Its Borrower's Litigation Defenses May Be (D'Oench) Duhmed," appearing in the January 2013 issue of the Florida Bar Journal.
Daniel Coyle is admitted to practice in the State of Florida, in the United States District Court for the Southern of Florida, the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Florida and the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Florida. He is a member of the Bankruptcy Bar Association and the American Bar Association.