Jeffrey Chubak is an associate of Storch Amini whose practice focuses on bankruptcy and commercial litigation. He has significant experience representing debtors, committees, trustees, and creditors in chapter 11 cases, out of court restructurings, and related litigation.

Jeff has been recognized by Super Lawyers as a “Rising Star” in business bankruptcy since 2015, and is a regular contributor to the American Bankruptcy Institute Journal. Prior to joining Storch Amini, Jeff was a bankruptcy associate at Proskauer Rose and Dewey & LeBoeuf.

Jeff received his J.D. from New York University, and is licensed to practice law in New York and New Jersey.

Jeff’s experience includes:

  • Representing the official committee of unsecured creditors of a publicly traded exhibition company.
  • Representing a liquidating trustee for estate of chain of for-profit schools in breach of fiduciary duty litigation against former officers.
  • Representing an investment fund in contested plan confirmation proceeding in biotech company chapter 11 case.
  • Representing a telecom company CEO in confirmation appeal, and obtained stay pending appeal and favorable equitable mootness ruling from the Second Circuit.
  • Representing an insurance holding company chapter 11 debtor, and obtained extension of automatic stay to debtor’s directors and officers.
  • Representing a department store chapter 11 debtor, and prevailed in contested plan confirmation proceeding.
  • Representing financial institutions in contested matters which tested the outer limits of the Bankruptcy Code’s safe harbor provisions.

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