Jesse Cloyd

Partner
Brief info
Jesse Cloyd is a partner at Agentis where he is uniquely a member of both the Commercial Litigation Practice Group as well as the Restructuring and Insolvency Practice Group. He is a multi-talented attorney with a broad range of experience representing creditors, debtors, trustees and receivers. His work also spans a range of industries including aviation, commodities, construction, financial services, gaming, not-for-profit, recycling, real estate and retail.
PUBLICATIONS
  • Are Bankruptcy Courts Loosening Standards for Student Loan Discharge? ABI Committee Newsletter, Commercial Fraud, January 2019.
  • A Warning to Serial Bankruptcy Filers and a New Remedy for Creditors, Daily Business Review, August 1, 2018.
REPRESENTATIVE MATTERS
  • Represented Florida Gaming Corp., former owner of Miami Jai-Alai, in its chapter 11 Bankruptcy. Through the bankruptcy, Florida Gaming sold its assets for $155 million, and as a result, was able to confirm a plan which paid unsecured creditors in full.
  • Represented New Beginnings of South Florida Inc., a not-for-profit corporation, in its successful chapter 11 reorganization. Through the plan, New Beginnings successfully restructured 2.5 million in debt and will pay unsecured creditors in full.
  • Represented the liquidating trustee of Taylor Bean & Whitaker Mortgage Corp., in the effort to recover more than $500 million in fraudulent transfers.
  • Represented Tousa, Inc. in the prosecution of over 1,500 adversary proceedings to recover avoidable transfers.
PROFESSIONAL AND COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES
  • Bankruptcy Bar Association for the Southern District of Florida, Director (2016-2019)
  • Member, Bankruptcy Bar Association for the Southern District of Florida
  • Member, Florida Business Law Section
EDUCATION
  • J.D., Nova Southeastern University – Shepard Broad Law Center
  • B.S., Corporate Finance, Clemson University
ADMITTED TO
  • Florida Bar
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Florida
  • United States Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Florida
PRIOR AFFILIATIONS
  •  Tripp Scott, P.A.
  • Berger Singerman

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