The firm grew out of a practice by Melvyn L. Solmon who begun by acting for clients who were in financial difficulty and being pursued by large and resourceful institutions, such as the banks. Quickly he gained a reputation for innovative and practical solutions. As such, the firm’s practice has always emphasized banking and mortgage litigation, acting for borrowers, guarantors and mortgagors. As well, the firm has developed an expertise in bankruptcy/ insolvency related matters.