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GrayRobinson, PA


6 ranked lawyersBand 3FloridaUSA 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Versatile practice, with an especially high profile in creditor representation. Also acts for a range of banking clients and distressed companies, who call upon the firm's highly respected Chapter 11 expertise and impressive bench strength. Maintains an expansive statewide presence, with 15 offices from Tallahassee to Key West.


Clients comment: "They are reliable and capable."

One source says: "It is a good statewide firm."

Another adds: "They are knowledgeable, personable and responsive."

Work highlights

Represented majority shareholders in the Chapter 11 proceedings of Just One More Restaurant.

Notable practitioners

Jason Burnett has diverse market experience and is an accomplished creditor and trustee counsel in bankruptcy proceedings. His expertise includes advising on Chapter 11 cases.
"Jason is quick to map out strategy. He is super smart and effective." "He is very knowledgeable."

Luis Rivera is noted in the market for his broad bankruptcy practice, which includes a wide array of Chapter 7 and Chapter 11 cases.

Patrick Scott is proficient in handling bankruptcy matters across a broad range of industry sectors, including insurance and hospitality. He is adept at advising on Chapter 11 proceedings.
"He is very cerebral and a scholar of the law." "He's a very fine lawyer. He can look at the strategic issues, cut through it and resolve the case."

Robert Schatzman is a longstanding bankruptcy practitioner who is sought after to advise debtors and creditors. He is well placed to handle Chapter 11 cases.

Roy Kobert regularly advises officers and directors on Chapter 11 cases.
"Roy is a well-regarded bankruptcy lawyer." "He is a very smart guy." "He is a really good mediator with a strong knowledge base."

Steven Solomon is adept at representing both debtors and creditors in in-court and out-of-court bankruptcy cases.
"Steven is an outstanding and experienced lawyer." "He is well rounded and keeps us updated." "He has excellent communication skills and he is diligent."

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As the only firm with lawyers in every major city in Florida, our clients have access to boutique firm experience with all the additional support of a full-service law firm. We are well-positioned to effectively and efficiently dedicate the right resources to advise and guide our clients with any bankruptcy or insolvency matter. By covering all bankruptcy courts in Florida, we are well versed in local rules, local practice and the nuances of our Florida bankruptcy judges.

We are experienced bankruptcy attorneys with diverse skills for clients with varying needs. We are currently involved in some of the most complex and significant bankruptcy cases and state court actions in Florida. Unlike bankruptcy-only boutiques, our strength lies in our ability to access resources, knowledge and skills unique to our 300 lawyers practicing in more than 70 areas of law.

We have great depth in representing the interests of all constituents in a bankruptcy case: Creditors’ Committees, Chapter 7 and 11 trustees, strategic asset purchasers, debtors, secured and unsecured creditors and landlords and litigants in adversary proceedings. In addition, we are well-known counsel to receivers and all parties to Assignments for the Benefit of Creditors. We have particular experience handling multifaceted cases in the financial, health care, hospitality, airline, real estate (including condominiums, timeshares, and commercial), retail and electronics industries, as well as cross-border insolvency matters.


Baio, Lauren A

Brennan, Jr, John M

Burnett, Jason

Carman, Gary M

Hill, Alexandria Vita

Jacobs, Kenneth B

Johnson, Christopher N

Johnson, Robert E

Kobert, Roy

Linden, Neil P

Nohrr, Donald A

Rivera, Luis

Rodriguez, Rebecca A

Rood, Jeffrey S


417 Fifth Ave Real Estate LLC

Acres Commercial Realty

American Medical Depot

Arbor Realty Trust, Inc.

Committee of Unsecured Creditors of American Medical Depot

Controlling Owners of Palm Restaurant Enterprise


Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of Stein Mart Inc.


Aerospace & Defense

Commercial & Professional Services

Consumer Product Manufacturing

Financial Services

Health Care

Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences

Private Clients/Individuals

Real Estate





GrayRobinson, PA


301 East Pine Street

Suite 1400




FL 32801

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Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Florida: North & Central


Jason Burnett
Band 5
Florida: South


Luis Rivera
Up and Coming
Patrick Scott
Band 5
Robert Schatzman
Band 5
Steven J Solomon
Band 2