Jacob A. Manheimer - Pierce Atwood LLP

Jacob A. Manheimer

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1995
Phone: 207-791-1338

Jacob A. Manheimer, partner at Pierce Atwood LLP, devotes his practice primarily to financially distressed situations, creditors' rights and commercial transactions, focusing on creditor-side representation. He regularly represents secured creditors, trade creditors and landlords in Chapter 11 reorganizations, Chapter 7 liquidations and Chapter 13 wage earner cases, out-of-court workouts, and collection matters.

Fordham UniversityJ.D. 1983Dartmouth CollegeAB 1978
Maine Bar Association Cumberland County Bar Association American Bankruptcy InstituteCredit Abuse Resistance Education Program

Case History

Recent Experience

Machias Savings Bank in the liquidation of the real and personal property assets of Vaughn Thibodeau & Sons, a Maine earthworks, cement and asphalt company, after default in commercial loans exceeding $14,000,000

A federal savings bank in the out of court restructuring of commercial loans totaling approximately $2,000,000 secured by a chain of franchise restaurants in Maine and Florida

Tasman Industries, a family-owned leather producing and processing company headquartered in Louisville, KY, in the acquisition out of bankruptcy of leather tanning facilities and business in Hartland, Maine from Prime Tanning for $6,200,000

RBS Citizens, N.A., as agent and lead lender, in documentation and closing of term loans and lines of credit to Elmet Industries, Inc., a manufacturer with facilities in Maine, California and Tennessee, totaling $35,000,000 

KeyBank, N.A. in documenting and closing of term loans and lines of credit to Tri-Starr Management Services, Inc., a logistics service company operating in Texas, NH, Illinois, Florida and Maine, totaling $32,200,000


Office Location

Merrill's Wharf
254 Commercial Street
Portland, ME 04101
United States

Practice Areas

Banking and Finance Law
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
Commercial Finance Law
Commercial Transactions / UCC Law
Corporate Law
Litigation - Bankruptcy
Litigation - Real Estate

Other Information

Gender: Male