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Jason Anthony Burgess

Jason Anthony Burgess

Practice areas:

Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Bankruptcy & Debt, Business

About Me

I practice in the bankruptcy area.  I routinely represent debtors and creditors throughout the bankruptcy process.  I also help parties defend and prosecute adversary proceedings.  I handle Chapter 7, Chapter 13, and Chapter 11 cases but concentrate on individual and small to medium size business Chapter 11 cases.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2007

  1. Chapter 11 Bankruptcy: 65%
  2. Bankruptcy & Debt: 10%
  3. Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: 10%
  4. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: 10%
  5. Business: 5%

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

13 total 

  • Omar Farooq

    Jason Burgess is an excellent attorney who will not only advocate for his clients but will ensure that they are well represented. He is one of the best bankruptcy attorneys in Jacksonville. I feel confident in recommending him to handle any bankruptcy matter that may arise for clients in my own practice.

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    Omar Farooq Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Matthew Louis Wolfe

    Jason is one of the finest bankruptcy attorneys in Jacksonville. He is extremely diligent and I endorse his work completely.

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    Matthew Wolfe Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

The Law Offices of Jason A. Burgess, LLC

118 West Adams Street
Suite 900
Jacksonville, FL, 32202

The Law Offices of Jason A. Burgess, LLC

37 N. Orange Avenue, Suite 500
Orlando, FL, 32801-2459

The Law Offices of Jason A. Burgess, LLC

1501 Ridgewood Ave Ste 202
Daytona Beach, FL, 32117-2200

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TNActive201305/10/2015
DCActive 200907/18/2014
FLMember in Good Standing200705/07/2015
TXNot Eligible to Practice - Administrative201405/02/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Legal Elite Rising StarOrlando Style Magazine2014
"Top 10" for the State of FloridaAmerican Institute of Bankruptcy Attorneys2014
Florida Super Lawyer 2014Super Lawyers2014
Top 40 Lawyers Under 40American Society of Legal Advocates2014
Next Generation 2013National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges2013
Florida Super Lawyer 2013Super Lawyers2013
2012 Top Rated Lawyer in Commercial BankruptcyThe American Lawyer2012
2012 Top Rated Lawyer in Commercial BankruptcyCorporate Counsel2012
2012 Top Rated Lawyer in Commercial BankruptcyThe National Law Journal2012
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
Florida Rising Stars 2012Super Lawyers2012

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Adjunct Professor (Business Law)Florida State College at Jacksonville2014 - Present
Partner/OwnerThe Law Offices of Jason A. Burgess, LLC2009 - Present
Attorney/Law ClerkSchuyler-Stewart-Smith, P.A.2004 - 2009

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Middle District of Florida District Wide Steering CommitteeMember2015 - Present
Turnaround UndergroundFounder and Member of Jacksonville Committee2014 - Present
Chester Bedell American Inn of CourtAssociate Member2011 - Present
American Bankruptcy InstituteMember2010 - Present
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember2010 - Present
District of Columbia BarMember2009 - Present
Jacksonville Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
Florida BarMember2007 - Present
National Association of Chapter 13 TrusteesMember2007 - Present
Northern District of Florida Bankruptcy Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
Local Rules Advisory Committee, Northern District of Florida BankruptcyMember2007 - 2007
Jacksonville Bankruptcy Bar AssociationChairman of the Board2007 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
In re Bartram Trail Surveying, Inc.Confirmed
In re Markate, Inc.Confirmed
In re Zane & Co. Hair Salon, Inc.Confirmed

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Aspatore Thought LeadershipBankruptcy and Financial Restructuring Law 2015: Top Lawyers on Trends and Key Strategies for the Upcoming Year2015
Wall Street JournalThe $12,473 Corporate Reorganization2015
ABI Secured Credit Committee Newsletter Vol 11, Num 2 l September 2014The Two Theories of 1111(b)2014
Inside the Minds (Aspatore Books)Chapter 7 Commercial Bankruptcy Strategies, 2014 ed.: Leading Lawyers on Analyzing the Trends, Strategies, and Risks in Chapter 7 Liquidations (Inside the Minds)2014
First Coast News (Jacksonville)What happens to debt after you die?2013
The Daily Record (Jacksonville)Eagle’s View Academy files for Chapter 11 reorganization2013
The Daily Record (Jacksonville)North American Food & Beverage files Chapter 112013
The Daily Record (Jacksonville)Jacksonville bankruptcies fall to lowest levels in 5 years2013
Jacksonville Business JournalSanta Fe partners buy St. Augustine Toyota dealership2013
The Daily Record (Jacksonville)Jacksonville, Middle District bankruptcy filings fall to slowest pace since 20082013
The Daily Record (Jacksonville)Vulcan Steel files Chapter 112012
The Daily Record (Jacksonville)Seven Duval Hotels file Chapter 112011
The Daily Record (Jacksonville)It’s a record: Bankruptcies end 2010 near 67,000: Middle District of Florida filings up 8 percent2011
The Daily Record (Jacksonville)Brunell Chapter 11 'sign of the times'2010
Jacksonville Business JournalDecrease in business bankruptcies not expected to last2010
The Daily Record (Jacksonville)Bankruptcies: Record year within reach2010
The Daily Record (Jacksonville)Bankruptcies: Nine-month rate continues at record2010
The Daily Record (Jacksonville)District bankruptcies nearing annual 70,0002010
The Daily Record (Jacksonville)Unrelenting: Bankruptcies still rising2010
The Daily Record (Jacksonville)Bankruptcies tracking to trump 20092010

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Florida Coastal School of LawN/AJuris Doctor2007
The University of AlabamaPolitical Science & EnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts2003
University of Alabama School of LawBusiness TransactionsLL.M - Master of LawsN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
JBBA 21st Annual SeminarDiscovery Issues/2004 Examinations2013
Popular Private PracticesBankruptcy Practice2012
Lien Stripping Junior Mortgages in BankruptcyLien Stripping Junior Mortgages in Bankruptcy2011