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April 23, 2013 
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Gray Reed Adds Depth to Bankruptcy Section, Hires Jason Brookner

The law firm of Gray Reed & McGraw is pleased to welcome Jason Brookner as a Member and Section Leader to the firm’s Bankruptcy Section. With over 18 years of experience, Brookner has substantial experience representing and advising companies, boards, buyers, creditors, trustees, committees, lenders and other constituents in all aspects of distressed, insolvency and restructuring scenarios. Brookner will be based in the firm’s Dallas office.

Praised by clients and peers in Chambers & Partners USA as "an exceptional bankruptcy attorney,” “easy to work with and great with people,” and recommended for his “practical and diligent approach," Jason has been selected by Chambers as one of the leading lawyers in bankruptcy/restructuring in Texas every year since 2005. He is also recognized by Best Lawyers in America for Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law in 2013, and profiled as one of “Texas’ Top Rated Lawyers” by ALM in Bankruptcy in 2012.

Brookner graduated with his J.D. from Hofstra University School of Law in 1994 and his B.A. from The State University of New York at Binghamton in 1991. Upon graduation from law school, he clerked for The Honorable Charles N. Clevert, Jr., Chief United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Eastern District of Wisconsin. He is licensed in Texas, New York and Wisconsin.

About Gray Reed & McGraw

Founded in 1985, Gray Reed & McGraw is a full-service, Texas based law firm with more than 120 lawyers practicing in Dallas, Houston and Tyler. Gray Reed & McGraw offers a wide range of legal services including business litigation, corporate transactions, oil & gas, tax planning and litigation, real estate, healthcare, trusts and estates, employment law, family law, intellectual property, and bankruptcy. For more information, visit