Jane Lee Vris brings more than 25 years of restructuring and reorganization experience to her clients which have included creditors, debtors, potential purchasers of assets from distressed companies, and equity investors in companies emerging from Chapter 11. Jane is a member of the National Bankruptcy Conference, an organization in the United States consisting of approximately 60 of the leading bankruptcy lawyers, law professors, and judges. She is also a long-time contributing editor to Colliers on Bankruptcy, the leading treatise on bankruptcy in the United States, and participates frequently on continuing legal education panels, lecturing, and writing on bankruptcy topics. Prior to joining V&E, Jane was a founding partner of a New York-based bankruptcy boutique firm. Before that, she was a partner at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz.
Education and Professional Background
- New York University, J.D., 1983 (Managing Editor, NYU Law Review, 1983)
- University of Pennsylvania, B.A. magna cum laude, 1977
- Admitted to practice: New York, 1989; District of Columbia, 1983; Maine, 1997