Jill Makower

Counsel

P 212.216.1179   F 212.216.8001
1350 Broadway
New York, NY 10018

 

Jill Makower

Counsel

P 212.216.1179   F 212.216.8001   jmakower@tarterkrinsky.com

Jill Makower is counsel in the Bankruptcy and Corporate Restructuring practice. She represents Chapter 11 and 7 trustees, Chapter 11 debtors, secured and unsecured creditors, shareholders, corporate officers and directors, asset sellers and purchasers and other parties in interest in bankruptcy cases, related proceedings, transactions and appeals.

Jill has over 25 years of experience as a bankruptcy attorney. She prosecutes and defends against all types of bankruptcy court litigation including proceedings for avoidance and recovery of fraudulent conveyances and preferences, asset turnover, breach of fiduciary duty, equitable subordination, claim objections, and lease and executory contract litigation. Jill conducts Bankruptcy Rule 2004 investigations and recovers assets in bankruptcy cases and adversary proceedings.

Prior to joining the firm, Jill was counsel in the Corporate Restructuring, Bankruptcy and Creditors Rights Groups at Spizz Cohen & Serchuk, P.C.

Education
  • Hofstra University School of Law, J.D., 1993
  • Hofstra Law Review, Research Editor 1992-93
  • SUNY Binghamton, B.A. in Political Science, 1989
Admissions
  • New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York

What I Do When Not Practicing Law:
Reading, Traveling, Volleyball and Bicycling

Favorite NY Landmark:
Brooklyn Bridge Park

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Education
  • Hofstra University School of Law, J.D., 1993
  • Hofstra Law Review, Research Editor 1992-93
  • SUNY Binghamton, B.A. in Political Science, 1989
Admissions
  • New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York

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