JENNIFER L. SAFFER
Jennifer L. Saffer, the founder of J.L. Saffer, P.C. ("JLSPC"), is an experienced, versatile, tough, sophisticated, and insightful litigator. Jen works with businesses and individuals of all kinds and advises clients with respect to and litigates on their behalf in bankruptcy cases, corporate restructurings, civil litigation, and appeals in federal courts and state courts. She has particular experience representing hedge funds, private equity funds, broker-dealers, indenture trustees, and others in the financial industry, as well as shareholders, and directors and officers in a verity of industries.
Jen has over 15 years of extensive experience as a bankruptcy litigator. Her current and past representations include advising and litigating for parties in cases such as Enron; General Motors; General Growth Properties; AMCORE Financial Corp; Adelphia Business Solution; NextWave Personal Communications; Good Times Entertainment; PSINet Inc; BH S&B Holdings [the Steve & Barry’s stores]; Cross Media Marketing; Aerovias Nacionales de Colombia S.A. Avianca.; Claridge Hotel and Casino; Concord Resort Hotel; Frank's Nursery & Crafts; Dana Corp.; Air Canada.; Caldor, Inc. NY; and Scores Entertainment.
Jen represents clients in a wide variety of civil litigation matters. Her practice runs the gamut from complex commercial matters to disputes involving wills and estates, and nearly everything in between. Jen's experience includes advising on and litigating disputes involving, for example, structured finance products; other securities; commercial lending; civil RICO; securities fraud; business torts (e.g., fraud; tortious interference, etc.); fraudulent transfers; D&O issues, breach of fiduciary duty and corporate governance; employment compensation and discrimination; real estate; trusts and estates; and breach of contract & other commercial torts. Jen represents clients beginning at any phase of a case, from the early planing stages through trial, and appeal.
J.L. Saffer, P.C.
2005 - Present
Jenkens & Gilchrist Parker Chapin LLP
8/2002 - 2004
Winston & Strawn LLP
2001 - 2002
Whitman Breed Abbott & Morgan LLC
11/2000 - 2001
Robinson Silverman, et al. (n/k/a Bryan Cave)
1/2000 - 11/2000
Kronish, Lieb, et al. (n/k/a Cooley LLP)
10/1995 - 9/1999
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
6/1994 - 8/1994
Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs, LLP
6/1993 - 8/1993
JD, Cum Laude
BA with High Distinction
Political Science, Philosophy, and History