Jacob A. Brown
Jacob A. Brown
Partner 
50 North Laura Street
Suite 3100
Jacksonville, FL 32202
 
Tel:
904.598.8630
Fax:
904.798.3730
 
 

Jay Brown practices primarily in bankruptcy, commercial litigation, and business law representing secured and unsecured creditors, committees, trustees, and debtors. His practice also includes workouts and business reorganizations, as well as the analysis of complex legal and business issues associated with bankruptcy and real estate matters and representation of commercial landlords in bankruptcy cases throughout the United States. Prior to private practice, Jay clerked for the Honorable Jerry A. Funk, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge for the Middle District of Florida.
 

The Best Lawyers in America 2011-2014, Listed in Florida for Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law and Litigation - Bankruptcy
 
Super Lawyers Magazine 2012-2013, Listed in Florida for Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights and Business Litigation
 
Florida Trend's Legal Elite 2010-2013, Listed for Bankruptcy & Workout
 
Samford University Cumberland School of Law, Young Alumnus of the Year Award, 2013
 
Martindale-Hubbell, AV Rated
 

ABI Winter Leadership Conference, Panelist, "Protecting What You Get While Keeping It: Business as Usual in the Wake of Marathon Petroleum Co. v. Cohen (In re Delco Oil Inc.)," 2010
 
America Bankruptcy Institute: Southeast Workshop, Venue Issues in Chapter 11, July 2008
 
N.D. Florida Bankruptcy Bar Association 2007 Annual Meeting, Assignments for Benefit of Creditors
 
Jacksonville Bankruptcy Bar Association: Current Developments Panel, Moderator, 2003-2008; Chapter 11 Workshop-Lead Substantive Consolidation Discussion, October 2005; BAPCPA-Changes to Standards for Debtor's Counsel, July 2005
 
Pratt's Journal of Bankruptcy Law, Vol. 1, Page 60, Author, "Claims, Trading in Chapter 11," June 2005
 

Lex Mundi Global Insolvency, Bankruptcy & Restructuring Practice Group, Vice Chair - North America
 
American Bankruptcy Institute, Member
 
The Florida Bar, Business Law Section, Member
 
The Florida Bar, Bankruptcy UCC Committee, Vice Chair
 
The Florida Bar Foundation, Fellow
 
The Federal Bar Association, Jacksonville Chapter, Member
 
Jacksonville Bar Association, Member
 
Jacksonville Bankruptcy Bar Association, Director, 2001-Present; Past Chairman, 2004-2005; Past President, 2003-2004
 
Duval County Teen Court, Judge
 
The Georgia Bar, Member, Bankruptcy Section, Member
 
North Carolina State Pulp and Paper Foundation, Member
 
North Carolina State University-Northeast Florida Alumni Association and Wolfpack Club, Representative
 

Law Clerk for the Honorable Jerry A. Funk, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Middle District of Florida, Jacksonville Division
 
Process Engineer in Pulp & Paper Industry
 

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J.D., Samford University Cumberland School of Law, 1998
B.S., North Carolina State University, 1994; Chemical Engineering; Pulp & Paper Science & Technology,

Florida
Georgia
 
 
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