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June 26, 2023 
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Corporate Restructuring & Bankruptcy Partner Jason Brookner Recognized by Lawdragon

Gray Reed is proud to announce that Jason Brookner has been named in Lawdragon's 2023 500 Leading U.S. Bankruptcy & Restructuring Lawyers, a listing of distinguished lawyers whose practice focuses on financial restructuring and bankruptcy law. 

According to Lawdragon, the attorneys recognized have "the ability to be calm, deliberate and creative while it feels worlds crash around them. They find the through line to the future."

Leader of Gray Reed's Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy Practice Group, Brookner focuses his practice on advising debtors, buyers, creditors, trustees, committees, lenders and other constituents in all aspects of distressed, insolvency and restructuring scenarios. Known for his practical and diligent approach to solving challenging problems, he has obtained successful outcomes in complex cases in many industries, ranging from oil and gas, manufacturing, distribution and healthcare to poultry and meat processing, metals trading and restaurants (including fast casual and quick-service). In addition to Lawdragon, Brookner has been annually recognized as one of the leading bankruptcy/restructuring lawyers in Texas by Chambers & Partners USA since 2005 and was also recognized for his important role in the Life Partners Holdings, Inc. case, which was named the 2017 "Turnaround of the Year" in the large company category by the Turnaround Management Association.

About Gray Reed's Corporate Restructuring & Bankruptcy Practice Group

The Corporate Restructuring & Bankruptcy Practice Group at Gray Reed assists clients in pursuing efficient, innovative and sophisticated solutions in distressed financial situations. The practice group provides prompt, effective advice and responses that allow for the quick assessment of available alternatives, and the ability to minimize losses, resolve disputes and maximize value. The attorneys have significant experience representing troubled companies, trustees, secured and unsecured creditors, official and ad hoc committees, equity holders, owners, managers and other constituents in financial distress, workout, turnaround, restructuring, planning and bankruptcy scenarios—both in and out of court.

About Gray Reed

A full-service Texas law firm with offices in Dallas, Houston and Waco, Gray Reed provides legal services to companies ranging from start-up to Fortune 100 as well as high net worth individuals. Gray Reed attorneys assist clients with a myriad of legal issues including commercial litigation, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, oil and gas, tax planning and litigation, real estate, construction, healthcare, trusts and estates, employment law, family law, intellectual property and bankruptcy. For more information, visit