Executive Team
Executive Team

Larry J. Buckley, Esq.
Chief Executive Officer

Larry Buckley is the Chief Executive Officer of National Bankruptcy Services, LLC (NBS). Mr. Buckley has been in the default servicing business since 1981. He is the former President and sole shareholder of Buckley & Associates, a default services processing company. He was also the sole shareholder and managing attorney of The Buckley Firm for over 20 years. Mr. Buckley was also President of First American Title Insurance Company’s National Default Title Services division from 2003 until 2005, when he joined NBS.

Mr. Buckley is a graduate of Pepperdine University School of Law and has been licensed to practice law since 1976. He is a member of the State Bars of Arizona, California, Colorado and Texas and numerous U.S. District Court Jurisdictions. He is AV rated by the Martindale Hubbell Law Directory.


Brad Cloud
Chief Operating Officer

Brad Cloud is the Chief Operating Officer of National Bankruptcy Services, LLC (NBS). Mr. Cloud has been in the financial services industry since 1990. After moving to Dallas at that time, he became the company’s first consumer client while at Bank Texas in 1992. He joined NBS in January 2006 after six years with CitiFinancial. Throughout his career in banking, he has held leadership roles in sales and marketing, originations, servicing and default management.

Mr. Cloud is a graduate of Louisiana Tech University.


Luke Madole, ESQ.
Chief Legal Officer

Luke Madole is the Chief Legal Officer of National Bankruptcy Services, LLC (NBS). Mr. Madole is widely respected as one of Dallas’ premiere litigation and trial attorneys. He was most recently a partner with Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Blumenthal, L.L.P., and before that was an Assistant Dallas County Criminal District Attorney. His trial experience is extensive including over 80 jury cases and 160 non-jury cases. Mr. Madole brings a unique blend of industry knowledge and trial experience to this challenging role.

Mr. Madole is a graduate of the University of Texas School of Law and has been licensed to practice in Texas since 1980. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas and numerous other professional associations. Mr. Madole is AV rated by Martindale Hubbell Law Directory and has been a ‘Texas Super Lawyer’ since 2004.


Chris Lundquist
Chief Information Officer

Chris Lundquist is the Chief Information Officer of National Bankruptcy Services, LLC (NBS) as well as Chief Executive Officer of LCI, acquired by NBS in October 2013.  Mr. Lundquist founded LCI in 1989, building it into the leading innovator of credit risk analysis and bankruptcy management solutions for more than 1.3 billion unsecured accounts.  In 1993, Mr. Lundquist led the effort to create the first comprehensive national bankruptcy database, being the first to deliver electronic bankruptcy notices to the financial industry.  He also developed the first automated proof of claim filing system (patented), the first comprehensive back-office bankruptcy notification solution, and the first Chapter 13 portfolio valuation model (patented).  In 2001, Mr. Lundquist founded the National Bankruptcy Research Center (NBKRC) to deliver highly accurate bankruptcy analytics on a daily basis.

Mr. Lundquist holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering with a primary focus on quality control and automation, and a Masters of Business Administration degree with a focus on management information systems, database systems and artificial intelligence, from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.