Jake Jumbeck is an associate in the Chicago office and a member of the Firm’s Business Restructuring Practice Group. Jake’s practice focuses on financial restructuring and other insolvency related matters. He has represented secured and unsecured creditors, debtors and other parties in interest across various industries and in connection with in-court and out-of-court restructurings.
Jake also has significant experience representing private credit funds, financial institutions, public and private companies and private equity sponsors in connection with leveraged buyouts, unitranche financings, first lien/second lien transactions and refinancings.
Jake graduated from Emory University School of Law, with honors, where he served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Emory Bankruptcy Developments Journal. He was also a member of the W. Homer Drake, Jr. Georgia Bankruptcy American Inn of Court and a board member of the Bankruptcy Law Society.
Represented an ad hoc group of minority term loan lenders and debtor-in-possession lenders in connection with the chapter 11 cases of Ascena Retail Group, Inc. in the Eastern District of Virginia*
Represented Luminus Management as last-out lender in the chapter 11 cases of Celadon Group, Inc. and in connection with the purchase of certain assets of Taylor Express, Inc. from the Celadon bankruptcy estates*
Represented the operator of a 150-mile groundwater pipeline in the bankruptcy cases of Metropolitan Water Company, L.P. and its affiliate*
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