Miami, Florida, January 6, 2009 Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP announced today that Jason Z. Jones was elected as a Partner in the firm's Restructuring & Bankruptcy Group, effective January 1, 2009.
Mr. Jones, who serves as Secretary of the Bankruptcy Bar Association Southern District of Florida, focuses his practice on a variety of bankruptcy and reorganization matters. He has represented debtors, trustees, secured and unsecured creditors and creditors committees in business and personal bankruptcy cases. Mr. Jones also has experience representing clients in state law assignment for the benefit of creditors proceedings.
"Jason has been an important contributor to the Restructuring & Bankruptcy Group, especially given his background in public accounting and finance," said Scott L. Baena, Chair of the firm's Restructuring & Bankruptcy Group and Co-Chair of the Distressed Property Group. "Jason's experience enables us to continue to provide the highest level of service to our clients, particularly as the need for insolvency and distressed debt representation increases due to the current economy."
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