Miami, Florida, May 7, 2007 Bilzin Sumberg is pleased to announce that for the fifth consecutive year, Scott L. Baena, Chair of the firm's Restructuring & Bankruptcy Group, is the only Florida attorney to have been listed in The K&A Restructuring Register: America's Top 100. This elite registry is a peer listing of the top 67 attorneys and 40 financial advisors who practice in the restructuring, reorganization, insolvency and bankruptcy arenas in the United States.
"The K&A Restructuring Register only includes approximately 70 attorneys from across the United States each year, and his inclusion for the fifth consecutive year is a testament to his professional accomplishments. It is an honor that Scott has been consistently recognized as a member of the elite group of professionals in the K&A Register," said John C. Sumberg, Managing Partner of Bilzin Sumberg.
Qualification for listing in the K&A Restructuring Register is by invitation only and requires selection by its 18-member Advisory Board. In addition to "Americas Top 100 Restructuring Professionals," the Register includes a listing of all of the Bankruptcy Judges and U.S. Trustees throughout the United States.
Mr. Baena chairs the Restructuring & Bankruptcy Group at Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP. His practice focuses on creditors rights, workouts, bankruptcy and commercial loan transactions. Mr. Baena has been featured in The Best Lawyers in America listing every year since 1988 and has been listed as a "Top Lawyer" by Chambers USA (2003-present). He has been listed as one of the South Florida Business Journal's "Corporate & Elite Law Professionals," as well as one of Miami Metro's "Top Lawyers."
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Bilzin Sumberg is a commercial law firm based in Florida. The Firm’s core practices include Business Finance & Restructuring, Corporate, Environmental, International, Land Development & Government Relations, Litigation, Real Estate, and Tax. For more information, please visit bilzin.com.