Jeffrey C. Misley - Sussman Shank LLP

Jeffrey C. Misley

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2014

Jeff Misley has more than 25 years experience in the areas of bankruptcy, insolvency and creditors' rights. His practice focuses on representing creditors, governmental entities, trustees, and court appointed receivers in both federal and state court cases.  Jeff frequently represents secured creditors in Chapter 11 cases filed throughout the country including such cases as Montgomery Ward, Regal Cinemas, Kmart, MCI WorldCom, TWA, Budget Rent-a-Car, Delta and Northwest Airlines.  He also represents creditors in bankruptcy litigation, including preference, fraudulent conveyance, and dischargeability proceedings.  

Jeff represents business clients in state and federal court litigation filed in Oregon and Washington and provides counsel on general business matters.  A significant portion of his practice involves representing individuals and businesses in the agriculture industry.  Jeff's practice includes:
  • State and Federal Court Litigation
  • Representation of Creditors in Bankruptcy
  • Representation of Receivers and Fiduciaries
  • Chapter 7 & 11 Trustee Representation
  • Workouts with Creditors
  • Representation of Food Distributors & Suppliers
  • Bankruptcy Reorganizations
  • Debtor/Creditor Rights
  • Business & Bankruptcy Litigation
  • Representation of Agricultural Producers & Suppliers
  • Enforcement of Article 9 and Statutory Lien Rights
  • Post Judgment Collection

Lewis & Clark CollegeJ.D.
American Bankruptcy InstituteOregon State BarOregon State Bar

Office Location

1000 Southwest Broadway, Suite 1400
Portland, OR 97205
United States

Practice Areas

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

Other Information

Gender: Male