Jim is a Director of Solicitation and Public Securities at Prime Clerk. Jim specializes in noticing and balloting holders of domestic and international public securities, as well as non-securities claims and bank debt. He has extensive experience with out-of-court restructurings, prepackaged and traditional chapter 11 plan solicitations, and related plan distributions, treatment elections, subscriptions and exchange offers. Throughout his career, Jim has cultivated meaningful relationships with the major banks, brokerage firms, agents, nominees and depositories (including DTC, Euroclear and Clearstream, among others). By utilizing his experience and relationships, Jim provides innovative and efficient solutions to address the complex needs of Prime Clerk’s clients.
Prior to joining Prime Clerk, Jim was the Manager of Solicitation Operations at Epiq Systems, where he managed some of the largest and most complex restructurings and distributions including Lehman Brothers, Lehman Brothers Securities, NV, CIT, Chrysler, Motors Liquidation (f/k/a GM), Dynegy, Hawker Beechcraft, Tribune, NAPCUS, Lyondell Chemical, Hayes Lemmerz, Reader’s Digest, Dex One and Supermedia.
Jim graduated from Siena College and holds a J.D. from Hofstra University School of Law.