James L. Day - Bush Kornfeld LLP

James L. Day

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2011
Phone: 206-521-3858

Jim Day specializes in commercial creditor and debtor issues, with an emphasis on the representation of borrowers in Chapter 11 reorganizations and out-of-court workout agreements, as well as municipalities in Chapter 9 cases and related consultations. He is AV-rated and has significant experience representing clients in a variety of industries, including residential and commercial real estate development, manufacturing, high-tech and Internet-based entities, fishing and maritime, telecom, and franchised restaurants. He is a graduate of the University of Washington School of Law and previously served as law clerk to the Honorable Sidney C. Volinn, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Western District of Washington, in both trial matters and appeals before the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel of the Ninth Circuit.  His other honors include Seattle Magazine's Top Lawyers, Bankruptcy Law Section; Thomson Reuters Super Lawyers® 2001-2016; Thomson Reuters Super Lawyers® Top Washington Business & Transactions Lawyers 2012-2015; Chambers USA, America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Bankruptcy Section 2015-2016; Seattle Magazine Best Business Lawyers, Bankruptcy Law.

University of WashingtonBA 1987University of WashingtonJ.D. 1990
King County Bar AssociationWashington State Bar AssociationFederal Bar AssociationAmerican Bankruptcy Institute

Office Location

601 Union Street, Suite 5000
Seattle, WA 98101
United States

Practice Areas

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Litigation - Bankruptcy

Other Information

Gender: Male