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Jason A. Burgess was featured recently in numerous publications in Jacksonville.

What Happens to Debt After You Die [July 30, 2013]

Jacksonville Bankruptcies Fall [April 25, 2013]

Sante Fe Partners Buy St. Augustine Toyota [March 29, 2013]

We're not out of the woods yet [June 28, 2012]

Per the Jacksonville Business Journal The Law Offices of Jason A. Burgess, LLC had three of the top twenty largest cases in 2011 for Jacksonville, Florida [December 28, 2011]

Seven Duval Hotels File Chapter 11 Since Jan. 1 [April 8, 2011]

It's a record: Bankruptcies end 2010 near 67,000 [January 7, 2011]

Bankruptcies: Record year within reach [December 10, 2010]

Decrease in business bankruptcies not expected to last [October 18, 2010]

Bankruptcies: Nine-month rate continues at record [October 7, 2010]

Bankruptcies tracking to trump 2009 [August 13, 2010]

District bankruptcies nearing annual 70,000 [July 13, 2010]

Brunell Chapter 11 'sign of the times' [July 7, 2010]

Recent Speaking Engagements:

"Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Issues " [August 21, 2015 at the Sawgrass Mariott]

 




Attorney Profiles

Jason A. Burgess (Managing Member) 
Jason is a bankruptcy attorney that concentrates his practice on Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases and complex bankruptcy litigation. While in law school and for a time after graduation Jason practiced in the creditor’s rights area for many of the large financial institutions. Later Jason decided to use his knowledge of the creditor’s side for the Debtor’s advantage and switched sides. Now he concentrates his practice on helping businesses and individuals reorganize. Jason is often called upon as a Chapter 11 consultant when other debtor or creditor attorneys run into Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases.

Federal Courts Admissions:
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
U.S. District Court, Western District of Wisconsin
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas
U.S District Court, Northern District of Illinois
U.S. District Court, Western District of Arkansas
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Arkansas

State Courts Admissions:
District Of Columbia, Florida, Tennessee, and Texas

Education:
J.D. from Florida Coastal School of Law, B.S. from University of Alabama, and
LL.M. in Business Transactions from the University of Alabama School of Law

Honors:
Board Certified Specialist in Business Bankruptcy Law by the American Board of Certification
Super Lawyers Florida Super Lawyer 2016
Super Lawyers Florida Super Lawyer 2015
Super Lawyers Florida Super Lawyer 2014
Super Lawyers Florida Super Lawyer 2013
Super Lawyers Florida Rising Stars 2012 
Orlando Style Orlando’s No. 1 Best Lawyers 2015
Orlando Style Orlando Legal Elite Rising Star 2014
Top 40 Lawyers Under 40 by American Society of Legal Advocates
AVVO Superb Rating
Martindale AV Preeminent Rating
The American Lawyer 2012 Top Rated Lawyer in Commercial Bankruptcy & Creditor-Debtor Rights
Corporate Counsel 2012 Top Rated Lawyer in Commercial Bankruptcy & Creditor-Debtor Rights
The National Law Journal 2012 Top Rated Lawyer in Commercial Bankruptcy & Creditor-Debtor Rights

Speaking Engagements:
CLE Course Teacher of “Lien Striping” Junior Mortgages
FCSL Lecturer Regarding Bankruptcy
CLE Course Teacher for Discovery Issues/2004 Examinations
CLE Course Teacher on Chapter 11 Issues

Memberships:
American Bankruptcy Institute, National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys, District of Columbia Bar, Florida Bar, Jacksonville Bankruptcy Bar Association Past President, National Association of Chapter 13 Trustees, Northern District of Florida Bankruptcy Bar Association, Turnaround Underground Jacksonville Committee Founder and Committee Member

Recent Publications:
- Chapter 7 Commercial Bankruptcy Strategies, 2014 ed.: Leading Lawyers on Analyzing the Trends, Strategies, and Risks in Chapter 7 Liquidations (Inside the Minds) [April 1, 2014].
- “The Two Theories of 1111(b).” Abi.org. http://committees.abi.org/committees/secured-credit/post/2014/the-two-theories-of-1111b
- Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring Law 2015: Top Lawyers on Trends and Key Strategies for the Upcoming Year [April 2015].
- Chapter 7 Commercial Strategies, 2015 ed.: Leading Lawyers on Analyzing the Trends, Strategies, and Risks in Chapter 7 Liquidations (Inside the Minds) [September 2015].

Recent Types of Businesses Filed:
Real Estate Investors, Land Surveying Company, Land Development Company, Hair Salon, Solar Company, Hotels, Roofing Company, Law Firm, Software Development Company, Bed & Breakfast, Condo Company, Paper Company, Tree Service, Bar/Nightclubs, Stucco Company, Restaurants, Storage Facility, Yacht Company, Lawn Equipment Company, Convenience Store, Mobile Home Park, Aquatic Company, Collection Agency, Church, Foam Company, Dental Group, Medical Supplier, Apartment Complex, Office Building, Mortgage Servicing Company, Pediatrician Office, Jeweler, Steel Fabricator, Patio Furniture Manufacturer, Plumbing Company, Civic Association, Concrete Company, Liquor Store

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  The Law Offices of Jason A. Burgess, LLC 1855 Mayport Road, Atlantic Beach, Florida 32233   "We are a debt relief agency and help businesses and individuals file for bankruptcy under the bankruptcy code."