Jay M. Sakalo
As the Practice Group Leader for the Business Finance & Restructuring and Corporate Practices, Jay has extensive experience in the real estate finance, hospitality, healthcare, aviation, and gaming industries.
EducationUniversity of Florida, J.D., Levin College of Law, with honors, 1998University of Florida, B.S.B.A., in Finance, with honors, 1995
InvolvementAmerican Bankruptcy InstituteBankruptcy Bar Association of the Southern District of FloridaThe Florida BarBusiness Law SectionUnited Way of Miami-DadeFinance and Administration Committee, 2018
Court AdmissionsU.S. Court of Appeals, Third CircuitU.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth CircuitU.S. District Court, Southern District of FloridaU.S. District Court, District of Maryland
Band 2, Chambers USA, Restructuring & Bankruptcy, 2007 - present
The Best Lawyers in America, Bankruptcy & Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency & Reorganization Law, Litigation - Bankruptcy, 2010 - present
Florida Super Lawyers, Top 100 Miami Super Lawyers, 2013, 2016, 2019, 2021
Daily Business Review, Most Effective Lawyers - International, Winner, 2017
Daily Business Review, Most Effective Lawyers - Bankruptcy, Finalist, 2013
Florida Super Lawyers, 2010 - present
Florida Trends Legal Elite, 2005 - present
South Florida Legal Guide, Top Lawyers, 2011 - present
Daily Business Review, Top Dealmakers of the Year, Finalist, Distressed/Restructuring, 2010
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