A partner in the Bankruptcy and Corporate Reorganization Department, Jake has broad experience advising a variety of clients in bankruptcy cases and corporate restructurings, including debtors, official and ad hoc creditor committees and distressed investment funds. Jake’s company-side representations include Cumulus Media, Pinnacle Agriculture Holdings and AbitibiBowater, and recent creditor-side matters include representing the ad hoc committees in the restructurings of Texas Competitive Electric Holdings Company, Pacific Exploration, ATD Corporation, Concordia Healthcare and Aspect Software.
Jake has been recognized by The Legal 500 as a recommended bankruptcy and restructuring lawyer and regularly participates on panels sponsored by industry organizations, including Practising Law Institute.
Jake received his J.D. from Columbia Law School where he was a James Kent Scholar and Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar and graduated magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania. Jake also served as a clerk for the Hon. Robert E. Gerber, U.S. Bankruptcy Court in the Southern District of New York.