MIAMI, FL – August 15, 2017 – Bast Amron LLP is pleased to announce that four members of the firm have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 24th edition of The Best Lawyers in America.
The Bast Amron attorneys have been listed in the areas of Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency & Reorganization Law and Litigation – Bankruptcy and Criminal Defense: White-Collar. They include:
- Brett M. Amron
- Jeffrey P. Bast
- Scott N. Brown
- Brian L. Tannebaum
Brett M. Amron has been a litigator his entire career. He advises clients in complex business and bankruptcy litigation matters with an emphasis on director and officer liability, breach of fiduciary duty, partnership and shareholder disputes, fraud, and avoidance and recovery of preferential and fraudulent transfers. Brett represents court-appointed fiduciaries, trustees, receivers, corporations, shareholders, individuals, creditors’ committees, and secured and unsecured creditors.
Jeffrey P. Bast has been practicing insolvency law for more than 20 years. He represents clients on bankruptcy and bankruptcy avoidance, emphasizing corporate reorganization, workouts, creditors’ rights, and commercial litigation both in and out of bankruptcy court. He also provides insolvency-related transactional advice and has extensive experience with all aspects of bankruptcy sales and acquisitions. Jeff represents corporate and individual debtors, shareholders, trustees, receivers, indenture trustees and creditors’ committees, as well as secured and unsecured creditors in complex workouts, reorganizations and liquidations.
Scott N. Brown has been practicing in the bankruptcy/insolvency field for almost 15 years. He concentrates his practice on fiduciary representation, creditor’s rights, bankruptcy litigation and business reorganization. Scott has been a Chapter 7 Panel Trustee since 2011 and has also served in a variety of other fiduciary roles including as Chapter 11 trustee, Examiner, Receiver and Assignee. Scott is also active in a variety of industry and community organizations and is a past president of the Bankruptcy Bar Association of the Southern District of Florida.
Brian L. Tannebaum is the firm’s General Counsel and practices in the areas of Ethics and White Collar Defense, representing law firms as well as future, current, and former lawyers and legal professionals in matters before the Florida Bar and Board of Bar Examiners as well as in civil and criminal courts.
Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Because Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which almost 50,000 leading attorneys cast nearly five million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas, and because lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor.
Bast Amron LLP specializes in the resolution of complex commercial disputes. The firm’s practice focuses on bankruptcy and commercial litigation with an emphasis on bankruptcy avoidance, corporate reorganization and complex litigation, representing debtors, creditors, trustees and other fiduciaries, individuals and corporations of all types, size and industry. The firm has experience handling a wide variety of state and federal claims at both the trial and appellate levels. The firm also has expertise with ethics, professional responsibility and white collar criminal defense.