Fordham University School of Law,
J.D., cum laude, 2017
University at Buffalo,
B.A., with distinction, 2013
Thompson Coburn Hahn & Hessen;
Jake Schwartz is an Associate in the Firm's Financial Restructuring and Bankruptcy Group.
Jake's practice focuses on the representation of secured and unsecured creditors, creditors' committees, liquidating trustees, lenders, and debtors in a broad range of restructuring and reorganization matters. His practice also includes the representation of investment banks and hedge funds in connection with the acquisition and sale of claims against entities in bankruptcy. Jake has represented clients in a wide variety of industries such as retail, manufacturing, real estate, construction, and information technology.
Prior to joining the Firm, Jake represented institutional lenders and investors regarding complex real estate finance transactions. He also served as judicial intern to the Honorable Jill Konviser for the New York State Supreme Court, Criminal Term, New York County.
Although we would like to hear from you, we cannot represent you until we know that doing so will not create a conflict of interest. Also, we cannot treat unsolicited information as confidential. Accordingly, please do not send us any information about any matter that may involve you until you receive a written statement from us that we represent you (an â€˜engagement letterâ€™).
By clicking the â€˜ACCEPTâ€™ button, you agree that we may review any information you transmit to us. You recognize that our review of your information, even if you submitted it in a good faith effort to retain us, and, further, even if you consider it confidential, does not preclude us from representing another client directly adverse to you, even in a matter where that information could and will be used against you. Please click the â€˜ACCEPTâ€™ button if you understand and accept the foregoing statement and wish to proceed.