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"Innovation, efficiency, and trust are the pillars of my practice." 

Jason S. Levin



Jason Levin counsels clients on commercial bankruptcy, restructuring, and insolvency matters. Working in and out-of-court, Jason represents an array of stakeholders, including Chapter 11 debtors, creditors’ committees, trustees, financial institutions, and asset purchasers. Jason’s practice particularly involves the representation of independent directors and boards of directors in material action requests, special committees, governance issues (concerning Delaware law and beyond), bet-the-company transactions, and insolvency-related counseling. Jason also routinely advises post-confirmation trustees and liquidating trustees in the creation of and administration of such trusts.

Prior to joining Morris James, Jason worked as a restructuring associate for a global law firm’s Wilmington office, as well as in-house for a boutique accounting firm concentrating on escheat and unclaimed property. Jason also served as a law clerk to The Honorable Kevin Gross, U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.

Jason frequently writes on issues relating to bankruptcy and policy, having published articles for the American Bankruptcy Law Journal and the American Bankruptcy Institute. In law school, Jason served as an Associate Editor of the Michigan Journal of International Law.


  • Counseling official committees of unsecured creditors and equity committees
  • Advising indenture trustees, agents, and lending groups in restructurings
  • Advising prospective purchasers in Section 363 asset sales, including stalking horse purchasers in sale transactions and auctions
  • Counseling current and former directors, officers, and advisors of debtors relating to fiduciary duties
  • Representing plan administrators and litigation trustees in all aspects of restructurings
  • Advising and representing managers and members of Delaware limited liability companies regarding disputes and dissolution
  • Representing debtors in gaining use of cash collateral, obtaining DIP financing, and restructuring debt
  • Assisting secured creditors seeking to enforce rights against debtors, including through foreclosure, liens, and replevin
  • Advising clients in complex cross-border insolvency and asset recovery issues
  • Advising and representing municipalities and governmental entities in restructurings
  • Advising clients in complex cross border insolvency and asset recovery issues

Professional Affiliations

American Bankruptcy Institute
Delaware Bankruptcy American Inn of Court 
Delaware State Bar Association
New York State Bar Association
American Bar Association

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Law Clerk for The Honorable Kevin Gross, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of Delaware


Delaware, 2017
New York, 2018
U.S. District Court, District of Delaware
U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of Delaware
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of New York
U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of New York


University of Michigan Law School, J.D., magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, 2017
University of Michigan School of Social Work, M.S.W., 2013
Tulane University, B.A., Religious Studies, 2011

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