CHICAGO, IL—Freeborn & Peters LLP is pleased to announce that Jason J. Ben has joined the Firm as a Partner in the Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring Practice Group.
Ben has represented various parties in complex U.S. and international financial restructurings, including both corporate debtors and secured lenders in Chapter 11 and out-of-court restructurings. He has also represented purchasers of distressed assets under Section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code, as well as landlords, suppliers, and other unsecured creditors in a variety of transactional and litigation-related aspects of the debtor-creditor relationship.
Prior to joining the Firm, Ben was a Partner at Goldstein & McClintock LLLP and an attorney at Arnold & Porter LLP. He began his career at Sidley Austin LLP.
Ben received his Juris Doctor from Southern University Law Center (magna cum laude), and his Bachelor of Arts from Southern University and A&M College. He is licensed in the state of Illinois and the state of New York.