Jordan Wishnew has wide-ranging experience in all areas of bankruptcy law, including in all aspects of chapter 11 cases and out-of-court workouts. He regularly represents debtors, secured lenders, administrative agents, official and ad hoc creditors’ committees, and acquirers of distressed assets in chapter 11 cases throughout the country.
Mr. Wishnew has advised clients in restructurings in a variety of industries, including financial services, energy and natural resources, real estate, hospitality and lodging, retail, semiconductors, and gaming. He has significant experience in the representation of official committees of creditors, the prosecution of involuntary chapter 11 petitions, bankruptcy section 363 asset sales, and the liquidation and orderly wind down of chapter 11 estates.
Mr. Wishnew is a member of the Association of Commercial Finance Attorneys, as well as a member of the Turnaround Management Association NextGen Committee.
In fall 2013, Mr. Wishnew was named as a “Rising Star” in the New York Metro area for Bankruptcy and Creditor Rights by Super Lawyers. In 2010, he received a Burton Distinguished Writing Award in Law for an article he co-authored with Norman S. Rosenbaum and Alexandra Steinberg Barrage.
Mr. Wishnew received his J.D. from Brooklyn Law School in 2002 and his B.A. from Emory University in 1999. He is admitted to practice in the states of New York and New Jersey, the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York and the District of New Jersey, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.
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