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Jeff has been practicing insolvency law and has been advising businesses on litigation and insolvency strategies for nearly 30 years. He represents clients on bankruptcy and bankruptcy avoidance, emphasizing corporate reorganization, workouts, creditors’ rights, and commercial litigation both in and out of bankruptcy court. He also provides insolvency-related transactional advice and has extensive experience with all aspects of bankruptcy sales and acquisitions. Jeff represents corporate and individual debtors, shareholders, trustees, receivers, indenture trustees, and creditors’ committees, as well as secured and unsecured creditors in complex workouts, reorganizations, and liquidations.
Jeff completed two bankruptcy judicial clerkships in Texas and Florida. He practiced law in the restructuring groups at two international law firms, where he was elevated to equity partner. In 2008, Jeff left the big firm life to start his own practice. In 2009, he founded Bast Amron LLP with his partner Brett Amron. The firm is now widely recognized as one of South Florida’s top boutique firms delivering sophisticated advice to an array of clients with complex commercial disputes.
Bast Amron is a boutique law firm, focused on the resolution of complex business and insolvency disputes. We provide comprehensive advice and service to our clients in all aspects of commercial litigation and insolvency matters. We regularly handle cases litigation all around the country, in state and federal courts, on behalf of plaintiffs, defendants, and third parties affected by insolvency or litigation.
We represent debtors, creditors, committees, trustees, and other parties fiduciaries in bankruptcies, receiverships, and assignments for the benefit of creditors, with an emphasis on the representation of fiduciaries in all aspects of insolvency investigations and litigation. We also have significant experience with all aspects of insolvency transactions, representing lenders, buyers, and sellers. Additionally, we regularly serve as outside general counsel to various types of entities, including companies in the technology and financial sectors. In those roles, we regularly consult on important business decisions, draft, and negotiate various agreements, and advise clients regarding compliance with state, national, and international data privacy laws.
We know how to investigate, formulate, and prosecute claims arising from business disputes. By combining our business insolvency knowledge with our extensive courtroom experience, we successfully guide our clients through all aspects and types of commercial litigation and insolvency cases in state and federal courts across the country. Whether the issue is litigation or insolvency or both, we view our clients’ needs through a holistic lens to formulate and implement dynamic solutions to their most important challenges.
As part of our business model, we invest in technology to increase efficiency, reduce costs, and mitigate risk, allowing us to deliver products and services to our clients faster and operate more efficiently.