Jeffrey A. Marks

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Offices Cincinnati
Phone 513.723.4482
Fax 513.852.8491

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Jeff is a partner in the Vorys Cincinnati office and a member of the finance, energy and real estate group. He leads the Cincinnati office's bankruptcy and creditors’ rights practice and has nearly 40 years of experience in bankruptcy and insolvency law. His insolvency practice focuses on Chapter 11 reorganizations and other commercial bankruptcy proceedings and litigation; debtors’ and creditors’ rights; and out of court workouts and restructurings. Jeff also counsels clients involved in secured lending and related workout arrangements, with emphasis in personal property/asset based lending activities, including senior secured, mezzanine, first/second lien and unitranche financings, as well as debt sales, Article 9 enforcement proceedings and other value maximizing strategies.

Jeff is a past president of the Southern Ohio/Northern Kentucky Turnaround Management Association.  He is also a member and past chair of the Cincinnati Bar Association’s Bankruptcy Law Committee, a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute, and a past member of the Local Bankruptcy Rules Advisory Committee for the Southern District of Ohio.  Jeff is a former principal in the Cincinnati office of Squire Patton Boggs.

Jeff has presented on numerous bankruptcy and insolvency related topics, including recent presentations at the Southern District of Ohio Bankruptcy Bench-Bar Conference, the American Bankruptcy Institute’s Central States Bankruptcy Workshop, the University of Cincinnati College of Law – Institute for the Global Practice of Law, the American Bankruptcy Institute’s Midwest Regional Bankruptcy Seminar, the Columbus Bar Association and the Capital University Law School Graduate Program.

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Jeff received his J.D. from the University of Cincinnati College of Law, where he served as the student articles editor for the University of Cincinnati Law Review.  He received his B.A. from The Ohio State University.

Jeff is an avid road and trail runner and has qualified to run the 2020 Boston Marathon.

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