Jessica D. Mikhailevich
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Jessica D. Mikhailevich

Associate
mikhailevich.jessica@dorsey.com

Overview

JESSICA REGULARLY REPRESENTS A VARIETY OF CONSTITUENTS THROUGHOUT MANY STAGES OF PRE-BANKRUPTCY PLANNING, THE CHAPTER 11 REORGANIZATION OR LIQUIDATION PROCESS, OUT-OF-COURT WORK OUTS, AND THE CHAPTER 7 LIQUIDATION PROCESS.

Jessica is a senior associate in Dorsey & Whitney’s New York office and a member of the firm’s Finance and Restructuring practice. Jessica focuses her practice on the representation of financial institutions and investment funds in secured and unsecured financings and restructuring transactions, and has represented clients in an assortment of bankruptcy matters and out-of-court restructurings. Jessica works with financial institutions serving as trustees, collateral agents, depositaries and escrow agents.

Jessica’s representation also includes assisting buyers in the acquisition of distressed assets in bankruptcy, including operating companies, real estate, distressed debt, intellectual property, and fixed assets. Jessica has represented both plaintiffs and defendants in numerous avoidance actions and adversary proceedings brought under the bankruptcy code. 

Jessica's litigation background adds to her ability to provide a broad range of services and guidance to clients. She represents clients with cases in both federal and state courts, including the U.S. District Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, and the New York State Supreme Court. Jessica has also represented clients in appeals to the Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.

Education & Admissions

Fordham University School of Law (J.D.)

Emory University (B.A., History)

Admissions

  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

Languages

  • Russian, Spanish

Industries & Practices

Bankruptcy & Financial Restructuring
Securities & Financial Services Litigation & Enforcement
  • Banking & Financial Institutions
  • Bankruptcy & Financial Restructuring
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Consumer Financial Services
  • Corporate Trust Services
  • Development & Infrastructure
  • Electronic Discovery
  • Energy & Natural Resources
  • Environmental
  • Financial Services Regulatory
  • Israel
  • Legislative
  • Public-Private Partnerships
  • Securities & Financial Services Litigation & Enforcement

Professional & Civic

Professional Achievements

  • American Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association
  • International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation

Accolades

 

  • Listed as a “Rising Star” by New York Super Lawyers, 2016-2018
Jessica D. Mikhailevich